A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
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 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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