Essex's PCC is proposing a 3.25% increase in the Essex Police part of Council Tax.
Woman Bailed Over Essex Stabbing
Essex Police have now released a woman on bail after a man was found stabbed in Southend on Saturday night.
Officers were called to Eastern Esplanade around 11.30pm where a man was found with stab wounds.
The 37-year-old was taken to Southend General Hospital where his condition is described as serious but stable.
A 27-year-old local woman was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, but has now been bailed.
Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact Southend CID on 0300 333 4444.
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