Crime

Dorset police

Police officers investigating thefts from vehicles in Gillingham are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Between Thursday 20 February and Sunday 23 February 2020 a number of overnight thefts …
Dorset Police

A man has been arrested in connection with a reported burglary in North Dorset. It was reported that a burglary occurred between 1am on Saturday 8 February 2020 and 2pm on Sunday 8 …
Police Tape Dorset

A man who admitted burgling homes and a store in North Dorset has been jailed. Anthony James Higgins, aged 31 and of Beaufoy Close, Shaftesbury, was sentenced at Bournemouth Crown Court on Tuesday …
cockerel theft

Police officers investigating a theft from a farm in Shaftesbury are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. Some time between 11.30am and 8.50pm on Saturday 18 January 2020 five show cockerels …
Dorset Police

A Gillingham man who was jailed for drug supply offences has been ordered to hand over more than £60,000 by a court. Alexander Joseph Gordon, aged 33, was sentenced to three years in …
dirtbike

Police officers investigating a burglary at a home near Blandford are releasing an image of a dirtbike that was stolen. A secure garage attached to the home in Winterborne Whitechurch was broken into …

An organised crime group has been sentenced to a total of more than 60 years in prison for their roles in running a ‘county line’ known as the ‘Scouse Porky Line’, which supplied …
Dorset police

Dorset police are investiaghting after a break-in at Peacemarsh Garage in Gillingham earlier this month. Two cars and a number of keys were stolen in the incident, which was reported to police when …
Dorset Police

Officers from Dorset Police have issued a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a purse theft in Gillingham and subsequent use of a stolen bank …