It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Maldon: Man Tries To Rob Shop At Gunpoint
Police have issued CCTV pictures of a man they are seeking who attempted to rob the Costcutters Store in Dryden Close, Maldon around 9.45pm last night (Thursday 28 March).
He entered the shop wearing a mask and was holding a small handgun.
The female member of staff screamed and pressed the panic alarm causing the man to leave left empty handed, running off towards the alleyway.
He is described as over 5ft 8 ins tall and of medium build. He was wearing a grey and white top and a black coat with a white logo and work-style trousers with reflective stripes at the bottom.
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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