Essex's PCC is proposing a 3.25% increase in the Essex Police part of Council Tax.
Chigwell: Man Charged Over Stabbing
A man has been charged after a teenager was stabbed in Chigwell.
The 16-year-old boy, from Plaistow in east London, is still in hospital after he was injured at the Limes Farm estate on 9 December.
Police say there has been no change in his condition.
20-year-old, Marcus Audain, of no fixed address, has been charged with wounding with intent.
He appeared before Magistrates in Chelmsford yesterday (Saturday 4 January) and has been remanded in custody to appear at Chelmsford Crown Court on 17 March.
A 17-year-old boy from from Walthamstow, east London, and a 20-year-old man from Ilford remain on police bail until later this month.
Essex one of the top ten places in the country for calls to the RSPCA about organised dog fighting.
Essex's Police and Crime Commissioner is launching a new initiative to prevent youngsters being exploited by gangs.
Abellio selling 40% of the Greater Anglia rail franchise.
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