Crime

Dorset Police

Detectives investigating reports of an alleged assault where a man sustained stab wounds in Gillingham have charged two men and a teenage girl. Officers were called at 11.17pm on Sunday 13 May 2018 …
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Detectives continue to investigate reports of an altercation where a man sustained stab wounds in Gillingham and are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Officers were called at 11.17pm on Sunday 13 May …
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Detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward after a teenager was robbed at knifepoint in Shaftesbury. The victim, who is 15 years old, was walking down an alleyway …
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Two men are due to appear in court in connection with drug offences in Gillingham. Officers attended an address in Cloverfields on Thursday 17 November 2016 following community intelligence about the alleged production …
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Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward after around 50 sheep were stolen from a farm near Blandford. At around 7am on Wednesday 18 April 2018 it was …
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Shaftesbury’s county councillor Derek Beer has declined to comment on a recent attack made on him at his café The John Peel in High Street, Shaftesbury. He confirmed he had informed Dorset Police …
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Dorset Police are appealing for the public’s help after burglaries at two WHSmith stores in the county, in Shaftesbury and Wimborne. The most recent incident occurred just before midnight on Monday 9 April …
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A man who provided false medical documents to the courts as he faced legal proceedings has been jailed for three years. John George Berry, aged 53 of Fontmell Magna, was sentenced at Bournemouth …
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Dorset Police has been alerted to reports of individuals being contacted and told that a loved one has been involved in an accident and is in need of surgery, for which they have …