A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Picture Released After Harlow Assault
A picture has been released of a man police want to speak to over an assault in Harlow on Christmas Day last year.
34 year-old Mario George is last known to be living in Harlow.
Essex Police said: "He is described as being 5ft 9ins tall, with dark short hair.
"He has the word Mum tattooed on his right hand.
"Anyone who knows his whereabouts is asked to call police at Harlow on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111".
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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