A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
RAYLEIGH: Police release image to find attacker
A CCTV image has been released of a woman wanted over an assault in Rayleigh.
A 21-year-old woman was walking along the High Street at 11.30pm on Saturday December 7, 2013 when she was approached from behind and pushed to the ground.
She was then kicked while on the floor and suffered a fractured elbow as well as cuts and bruises.
The suspect got away in a Mini Cooper car which was driven by a second person.
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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