Arnie, a three-year-old rescue dog, fled from his owners’ car after it was involved in a crash and was last seen near the Audley End estate.
Dog walker saw young victims looking dejected and decided to go after their phone robbers as they were not armed and he had his Dobermann with him.
Town council cash covers Christmas taxi marshals at railway station rank while BID part-funds ID scanners at licensed premises.
The canine culprit is believed to be a small grey animal being walked on a retractable lead.
PC Christopher Kelly was dismissed without notice after a misconduct panel’s ruling but had already resigned.
The robbery happened on the riverside path from Grange Paddocks to Sworder’s Field on Saturday (November 25) between 4pm and 6.30pm.
Owner told police his black Peugeot 3008 SUV had been taken from Basbow Lane car park on Friday night into Saturday morning (November 24-25).
A man in his 20s grabbed the cashbox from behind the driver’s seat on an Arriva bus travelling from Bishop’s Stortford to Sawbridgeworth.
Police make four arrests as two elderly men, one with dementia, are charged a total of £54,000 for work on their Stansted Road and Parsonage homes.
The emergency service’s latest recruits will continue their training at Dunmow, Braintree, Brentwood, Hawkwell and Manningtree fire stations.
The 12-year-old Lab became the 42nd recipient of the PDSA Order of Merit for his devotion to duty in a career in which he attended over 500 incidents.
The model engine was part of a snowy scene in the fireplace at Stansted Mountfitchet station’s ticket office set up by Michael King.
Anyone who rides an e-scooter on the streets of Bishop’s Stortford, Sawbridgeworth and elsewhere in Herts is breaking the law.
The occupants of homes in Walnut Drive and Carters Ley were away when burglars smashed their way in through back doors.
Officers conducted a joint operation with colleagues from British Transport Police at Bishop’s Stortford railway station.
Hertfordshire Constabulary said: “The premises were cleared on Saturday night and have been secured by police.”