A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Boy In Court Over Death Of Polish Man In Harlow
A 15-year-old boy's appeared in court charged with the manslaughter of a Polish man in Essex.
Arkadiusz Jozwik was punched outside a row of shops in Harlow in August last year, and died in hospital two days later.
Initial reports suggested it was a possible hate crime, but it's understood prosecutors aren't treating it as such.
Read more: Essex News
The 15-year-old boy, from Harlow, who cannot be named for legal reasons, spoke only to confirm his name, date of birth and address in a brief hearing at Chelmsford Youth Court on Friday.
He was bailed to appear at Chelmsford Crown Court on Monday (9th January).
A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
A man who set a fire on the ninth floor of a block of flats in Southend, killing a neighbour and her unborn child, has been made subject of a hospital order.
Heart can reveal since so called 'legal highs' were banned last May - Essex Police have made 9 arrests relating to the supply or possession of the drugs.
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