Crime

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 …

Police officers investigating a dangerous driving incident in North Dorset are appealing for any witnesses or motorists with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. At around 6.25pm on Saturday 11 April 2020 Dorset …
cough threat dorset

Dorset Police officers investigating a public order incident are issuing an image of man they would like to speak to. At around 10.15am on Thursday 9 April 2020 the victim – a man …
Wiltshire Police

Wiltshire Police is urging homeowners across the county to be vigilant and ensure any homes – including those currently undergoing repairs – are secure following a number of reports of burglary. ‘We believe …
stay at home virus

Police officers in Wiltshire have issued the first penalty notices in the county under the new coronavirus rules. At approximately 5.30pm on Saturday the police say they received a report that a car …
Dorset police

A man has been charged over allegedly contaminating goods at a supermarket in Dorset. At around 2pm on Friday 3 April 2020 a man entered Lidl on St Andrews Road in Bridport wearing …
Dorset police

Dorset Police officers investigating an alleged dangerous driving incident in North Dorset are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. It was reported that, at around 2pm on Tuesday 31 …
Dorset police

Officers investigating an alleged assault on a Police Community Support Officer in Shaftesbury are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 2.15pm on Monday 30 March 2020 the …