A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Rayleigh Lorry Driver Admits Cyclist's Death
A lorry driver from Rayleigh has admitted causing the death of a cyclist at a busy junction in central London.
French-born Claire Hitier-Abadie, who was 36 and a mum of two, collided with the construction vehicle during the morning rush-hour in Victoria on February 19 last year.
61 year old Alan Warwick, from Rayleigh, pleaded guilty to causing death by careless driving at Southwark Crown Court yesterday.
He will be sentenced on April 18 at the same court.
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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