A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Man Assaulted By Two Men In Harlow
A 57 year old man's been assaulted by two men in an unprovoked attack in Harlow.
He was walking his dog just after midnight on Tuesday (May 20th) on the playing fields near to Northbrooks and Hare Street Springs when he was approached from behind and assaulted by two men.
Both suspects ran off and the victim was unable to get a description.
He sustained bruising to his knee and ribs.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Pc Simon Wales at Harlow police station on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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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