Essex's PCC is proposing a 3.25% increase in the Essex Police part of Council Tax.
Former Hornchurch Dr Jailed For Patient Assaults
A former doctor from Hornchurch has been jailed for a series of indecent assaults on patients.
74 year-old Mohammed Haq, from Parkstone Avenue, carried out unnecessary examinations on three women and a 15 year-old girl during the 1970s and 1980s.
The attacks happened while Haq was working as a GP at the Burvill House and Hilltop surgeries in Hatfield.
He had denied the charges but was found guilty last week.
He has been sentenced to 18 months in prison.
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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