It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Man In Life-Threatening Condition After Chelmsford Stabbing
A man in his 50s is in a life-threatening condition in hospital after being stabbed in Chelmsford.
Police were contacted by the ambulance service at around 10.15pm yesterday (Wednesday, January 13) after a man had presented himself at an ambulance station with serious injuries.
Essex Police said: "It is thought he had been stabbed. He was taken to hospital and is in a life threatening condition.
"Officers attended an address in Hardy Close and arrested the man last night. It is believed both the suspect and the victim know each other.
"If anyone has information about what happened who hasn’t spoken to police is asked to contact officers at Chelmsford CID on Essex Police 101.
"People can also give information to the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via an Anonymous Online Form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org".
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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