Crime

Dorset Police

A Dorset Police officer has been charged with murder following the death of a woman in West Parley. Dorset Police was called to the car park of the Horns Inn in Christchurch Road …
cocker spaniel shaftesbury

Police officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward after a dog was stolen in North Dorset. The 10-month old female chocolate Cocker Spaniel was stolen from her home in Mampitts …
Dorset police

Police officers investigating a serious injury road traffic collision in Gillingham are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. At 11.46am on Thursday 23 April 2020 Dorset …
Shaftesbury town hall council

Shaftesbury town councillor Julian Prichard has resigned following an acrimonious town council meeting that resulted in personal insults being exchanged between members, writes Richard Thomas. Councillor Prichard, best known for leading the Save …
Dorset police

Emergency services and other partner agencies across Dorset are working together to highlight the #Unacceptable trend in the number of verbal abuse, assaults or attacks their staff face and the rising number involving …

Police officers investigating a dangerous driving incident in North Dorset are appealing for any witnesses or motorists with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. At around 6.25pm on Saturday 11 April 2020 Dorset …
cough threat dorset

Dorset Police officers investigating a public order incident are issuing an image of man they would like to speak to. At around 10.15am on Thursday 9 April 2020 the victim – a man …
Wiltshire Police

Wiltshire Police is urging homeowners across the county to be vigilant and ensure any homes – including those currently undergoing repairs – are secure following a number of reports of burglary. ‘We believe …
stay at home virus

Police officers in Wiltshire have issued the first penalty notices in the county under the new coronavirus rules. At approximately 5.30pm on Saturday the police say they received a report that a car …