Chief Constable "staggered" by burglary blunder

The Chief Constable of Essex has criticised three of his own officers after a burglar was let off with a caution after a burglary in Essex.

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Essex Chief Constable "staggered' by burglary blunder

The Chief Constable of Essex has criticised three of his own officers after a burglar was let off with a caution following a raid at a home in Chelmsford.

Chief Constable Jim Barker-McCardle said he was "staggered" at what had happened, and that Essex Police is now reviewing how it gives out cautions.

Click below to watch the report by ITV News Anglia's Luke Farrington.

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