Crime

A man who admitted a burglary offence in North Dorset has been jailed for two years and seven months. Thomas Harold Coker, aged 25 and of Devizes Road in Salisbury, was sentenced at …
fly-tipping rural crime Dorset

Representatives from partner organisations and the rural community have joined Dorset Police‚Äôs Rural Crime Team to launch a new partnership designed to combat rural crime. Partners include farmers, gamekeepers, countryside rangers, National Farmers …

A series of residential burglaries has been reported to Dorset Police over the past month in which all the victims work in restaurants across Bournemouth and Shaftesbury. Detective Inspector Neil Wright, of the …
Parnham House Michael Treichl

Officers investigating a fire which destroyed Parnham House near Beaminster say they have ended their inquiries and are not looking for anyone else in connection with the blaze after its owner was later …
Dorset Police

A man has been charged in connection with an alleged assault in Gillingham. It was reported that a local man aged in his 40s was assaulted while walking his dog in the area …
CCTV shoplifting suspect Blandford

Officers investigating three shoplifting offences in Blandford have issued CCTV images of a suspect and are asking for the public’s help to identify him. On Friday 23 June 2017 and Monday 3 July …

An off-duty Wiltshire Police officer managed to catch a burglar in Tisbury after a member of the public reported to him that a suspicious man had been seen entering the garden of the …

A man who was arrested by detectives investigating a reported rape in Blandford has been released without charge. At 5.14am on Sunday 27 August 2017, Dorset Police received a report of an incident, …

Detectives investigating a reported rape in Blandford have arrested a man. At 5.14am today, Sunday 27 August 2017, Dorset Police was informed of the incident, which happened near to Hawkers Close. This evening, …