It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Woman Found Critically Unwell In Buckhurst Hill
Police are investigating how a woman became critically unwell in Buckhurst Hill.
Officers were called to a home on Lower Queens Road at around 10.20pm on Sunday (3 July) after getting calls concerned for the welfare of a woman inside.
The womn, who is in her 50s, was treated by paramedics and then taken to hospital where she is described as being in a "critical condition".
Police say a 27 year-old man is "currently assisting officers with their enquiries".
Senior investigating officer, DCI Marina Ericson said: "We remain at the scene making enquiries and attempting to establish how the woman came to fall unwell.
"I'm keen to speak to anyone who may have heard a disturbance at the address at around 10pm on Sunday evening".
A chief Essex medic has told Heart all local councils and CCGs are now coming together to tackle mental health.
Doctors and health care leaders today announced a new development in the options for future hospital services in mid and south Essex.
Residents are being urged to give their views on the Chelmsford City Growth Package.
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