It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
CCTV Released Over Murder In Theydon Bois
Police investigating the murder of a woman in Theydon Bois have released picture of a car and a pedestrian they want to find.
Officers think they may have information over the death of Maria Byrne.
The 34 year-old was found collapsed at an address on Morgan Crescent at 3.45pm on Saturday, 13 February and she died at the scene.
Essex Police said: "Detectives have released CCTV images of a man and a car that were in Morgan Crescent at around the time of the incident.
"They would like to speak to the pedestrian and the occupants of the car as they might have information that could assist with their enquiries.
"They are asked to contact Brentwood Major Investigation Team on 101 or email email@example.com
"Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org".
One man has been charged with Maria's murder.
A chief Essex medic has told Heart all local councils and CCGs are now coming together to tackle mental health.
Doctors and health care leaders today announced a new development in the options for future hospital services in mid and south Essex.
Residents are being urged to give their views on the Chelmsford City Growth Package.
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