It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Orsett: Women Threatened During Knifepoint Robbery
Three men, armed with knives, have threatened and robbed two women at a house in Orsett.
It happened between 7:30am and 7:50am on Friday December 14th 2012, but Essex police have today (Wednesday January 2nd) released an Efit of one of the offenders.
The women who were inside the property were left shaken but uninjured.
The men, who were wearing dark clothing and had their faces covered, stole a silver ladies Rolex watch and a white Blackberry mobile phone.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Dc Jenna Potter at Grays CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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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