Crime

Dorset police

Wiltshire Police are appealing for information after two thefts from vehicles parked at a beauty spot near Shaftesbury. The break-ins happened between 2pm and 2.10pm on Saturday 10 March 2018 in the car …
armed robbery Sturminster Newton

Detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following an armed robbery in Sturminster Newton. At 5.45am today, Monday 5 March 2018, officers were called to reports that a …
Dorset police

Dorset Police are appealing for a Good Samaritan to come forward following a suspicious incident in Gillingham which left a woman feeling ‘shaken and vulnerable’ At around 5am on Friday 16 February 2018 …
Dorset police

Dorset Police is alerting elderly and vulnerable people of a scam in which fraudsters pose as police officers by telephone in an attempt to steal money. Since yesterday, seven incidents have been reported …
Dorset Police

A man has admitted taking cash that was left by a woman at a self-service checkout at a supermarket in Gillingham. Dorset Police received a report at around 1.30pm on Saturday 23 December …
Dorset police

Detectives are appealing for the public’s help to find a man from Shaftesbury who is wanted after failing to appear at crown court. John Berry, 53 and of Fontmell Magna, pleaded guilty to …
Dorset Police

Two people have been arrested in connection with an alleged robbery at a store near Sherborne. At around 12.30pm on Tuesday 9 January 2018 Dorset Police received a report of an armed robbery …
ASDA Gillingham theft

Officers investigating the theft of cash from a supermarket in Gillingham are issuing CCTV images of the suspect. Dorset Police received a report at around 1.30pm on Saturday 23 December 2017 from a …
Police Tape Dorset

Detectives investigating an armed robbery at a store near Sherborne are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 12.30pm on Tuesday 9 January 2018, Dorset Police received a …