A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Tilbury Man Lying In Road Dies After Collision
A man Tilbury, lying in a road, has died after being run over in Shoeburyness.
Police were called at 2.10am yesterday (Saturday Feb 4th) to Poynters Lane in Shoeburyness.
A Ford Fiesta was in collision with a man lying in the road.
Police and the ambulance service attended but the man, 46, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The road was closed between Star Lane and Wakering Road while forensic collision investigations were carried out.
Enquiries are continuing and police say they're keen to speak to witnesses or anyone who was in the area at that time.
Please contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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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