It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Man Robbed With Knife In Colchester Home
Police are looking for a man who broke into a home in Colchester - and threatened the man who lives there with a knife.
The suspect knocked on a door in Almond Way sometime between 3.30pm and 3.45pm on Saturday 16th May.
He threatened the 51-year-old man who lives there with a knife.
He forced his way in and took a mobile phone and £60.
Police say he was a white man, about 6ft 4ins tall and of strong build.
He had short black hair, a moustache, and wore a black leather jacket and blue jeans.
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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