Crime

A drink driver who failed to stop at the scene of a collision in North Dorset has been banned from the road for three years. Richard Mark Vass, aged 32 and of Batchelor …
Wiltshire Police

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a house displaying a Liberal Democrat poster in its window was deliberately covered in cream paint. The victim’s house, in St Margaret’s Street, Bradford on Avon, …
Dorset police

A repeat rural offender who admitted hunting animals with dogs has been given a suspended prison sentence and banned from land across three counties after breaching a community behaviour order. Scott Matthew Cochrane, …
Dorset police

Detectives investigating the death of a 20-year-old man in Bournemouth have charged an 18-year-old man with his murder. At 10.10pm on Saturday 16 November 2019 Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service …
Dorset police

Dorset Police officers investigating a suspicious incident in which a teenage girl was approached by a man are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At 3.45pm on Saturday 16 …
Police Tape Dorset

Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a man died following an alleged assault in Bournemouth – with one man being arrested. At 10.10pm on Saturday 16 November 2019 Dorset Police was called …
Dorset police

Dorset Police say they have arrested one person after carrying out ‘targeted action’ against drugs in Gillingham. The force announced on social media that the action – based on information received – had …
Dorset police

Between Monday 7 and Friday 11 October 2019, 27 people were arrested as a result of coordinated law enforcement action to disrupt drug related activity across Dorset, says the county’s police force. A …
Galah parrots

Dorset Police officers investigating a burglary in which nine parrots were stolen are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. Between 6pm on Thursday 10 October and 8am on Friday 11 October …