Crime

Dorset Police

A man has been charged in connection with an alleged assault in Gillingham. It was reported that a local man aged in his 40s was assaulted while walking his dog in the area …
CCTV shoplifting suspect Blandford

Officers investigating three shoplifting offences in Blandford have issued CCTV images of a suspect and are asking for the public’s help to identify him. On Friday 23 June 2017 and Monday 3 July …
Dorset police

An off-duty Wiltshire Police officer managed to catch a burglar in Tisbury after a member of the public reported to him that a suspicious man had been seen entering the garden of the …
Dorset police

A man who was arrested by detectives investigating a reported rape in Blandford has been released without charge. At 5.14am on Sunday 27 August 2017, Dorset Police received a report of an incident, …
Dorset police

Detectives investigating a reported rape in Blandford have arrested a man. At 5.14am today, Sunday 27 August 2017, Dorset Police was informed of the incident, which happened near to Hawkers Close. This evening, …
Guys Marsh prison Shaftesbury

A prisoner who set fire to the roof of HMP Guys Marsh near Shaftesbury causing millions of pounds worth of damage has been sentenced. Nigel John Saunders, 29, appeared before Bournemouth Crown Court …
Dorset Police

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged shoplifting incident in Gillingham. It was reported that at around 1.30pm on Saturday 19 August 2017 a man entered the Mole …
theft Mole Country Stores Gillingham

Dorset Police have issued a CCTV image of a man they want to question in relation to a theft from a store in Gillingham. At around 1.30pm on Saturday 19 August 2017 a …
Dorset police

Dorset Police are appealing for the public’s help to locate the owner of suspected items of stolen silverware that have been found in Shaftesbury.   At around 9.20am on Sunday 13 August 2017 …