A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Cheshunt Man Appeals Over Hatton Garden Convictions
A man from Cheshunt jailed over the Hatton Garden jewellery raid has appealed against his convictions.
£14 million in jewellery and cash was taken in Easter last year.
59 year-old Carl Wood, from Elderbeck Close, was jailed for six years on for his role in the heist, carried out by a gang with a combined age of 448.
Wood, who was found guilty of conspiracy to commit burglary and conspiracy to conceal, convert or transfer criminal property, was identified as one of the men who broke into the central London building.
But at the trial at Woolwich Crown Court, Wood, from Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, denied being the Man F seen on CCTV footage.
Wood's lawyer Maria Theodoulou, from Stokoe Partnership Solicitors said: "We have appealed Carl Wood's convictions of conspiracy to commit burglary and conspiracy to conceal, convert or transfer criminal property.''
Lawyers for a second gang member, plumber Hugh Doyle, 49, have already said he will seek to appeal against his conviction for concealing, converting or transferring criminal property, for which he was jailed for 21 months, suspended for two years.
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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