"I bet they don't drink Carling Black Label".
"If only Heineken made Police Forces; it wouldn't be Essex"!
Whereas some individual Essex Police officers are excellent we can not unfortunately state the same the for Essex Police force as a whole.Add to main body of text.
The Chief Constable is virtually impossible to contact.
Various recent cases of domestic violence have not helped the image of Essex Police which was described in date as ?
We have found some of the reasons for inaction and decisions
- Maria Stubbings, 50, was strangled with a dog lead by her ex-boyfriend Marc Chivers, who had also killed a previous girlfriend
- The IPCC said Ms Stubbings was not given adequate protection
- Christine Chambers, 38, complained about violence from David Oakes for two years before he murdered her
- The IPCC found the force's response was "inadequate"
- Jeanette Goodwin, 47, was stabbed 30 times by her ex-partner Martin Bunch in front of her husband
- The IPCC said Mrs Goodwin had called police before the attack but they did not recognise "urgent action" was needed