It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Man Charged After Maldon Murder
Detectives have charged a man with murder following the murder of a woman in Fambridge Close in Maldon on Thursday, March 24.
It follows reports of a disturbance on Fambridge Road in the afternoon.
Paramedics treated her but she died at the scene.
She is yet to be formally identified.
Javid Ahmed, 25, of Fambridge Close in Maldon was charged last night (Friday March 25) and remanded in custody to appear before magistrates in Chelmsford this morning.
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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