Crime

anti-social behaviour Gillingham Dorset

Nearly 2,700 people have given their views on anti-social behaviour in Dorset as a major survey into the issue reaches its halfway point. The survey, launched last month by Dorset Police and Crime …
magna Carta theft

A man has been jailed for four years after being found guilty of criminal damage and attempted theft in relation to an incident involving the Magna Carta at Salisbury Cathedral in 2018. Mark …
Dorset Police

Dorset Police’s Rural Crime Team have warned people to be on their guard after an attempt was made to snatch a dog from a farm in North Dorset. A police spokesperson said on …
Dorset police

Detectives are renewing their appeal for information in relation to an incident where a woman was found injured in Gillingham and have identified potential witnesses to whom they would like to speak. Dorset …
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 …
Dorset Police

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 …