A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Unexplained Death In Harlow
Police are investigating the death of man found seriously injured in Harlow.
Emergency services were called to a street in Netteswell Orchard just before 5.35am yesterday (Thursday, 9 June)
Essex Police said: "Officers and the ambulance service attended but the man was pronounced deceased at the scene.
"Enquiries are continuing into the circumstances surrounding his death, which is currently being treated as unexplained.
"Essex Police are asking for any witnesses who saw anything they feel might be suspicious in the Netteswell Orchard area overnight or in the early hours of the morning to contact Harlow CID on 101".
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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