Essex's PCC Reassures Over Brentwood Police Station Move

The Police and Crime Commisioner for Essex has told Heart - the sale of Brentwood Police station - WILL be a good thing for the community.

Roger Hirst has moved to reassure residents after concerns the move into the Town Hall would mean a smaller police presence.

He said: "It will still be 24/7 policing from here, it's nearer the town centre. There is always a front desk open here so you'll be able to come in and ask to speak to a police officer."

"We should realise a substantial sum of several million pounds from the sale of Brentwood police station.

"That will go into investment into policing, part of it will go into new technologies and part of it will go into a new Police HQ."

Public briefing documents on the matter can be downloaded at the links below:

Local News

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: The Vodafone Big Top 40 With Marvin Humes

4pm - 7pm

Text 82200

The Vodafone Big Top 40 With Marvin Humes

Stay tuned...

Watch heart TV

  • Now playing: The best feel good music

Heart VIP


Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Advertise Advertise in Essex

Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.

Follow Heart on Twitter