A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Man Charged After Woman Raped In Basildon
A 23 year old man's been charged after a woman was raped in Basildon's town centre.
Police were contacted at around 11:30pm last Friday (July 18) following reports a woman had been raped at the underpass near Broadmayne.
Police arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of rape after he handed himself in at Grays Police Station.
Nathan Morgan, who doesn't have a fixed address, has been charged by detectives with rape and ABH and has been remanded in custody. He will appear before Magistrates this morning (July 26).
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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