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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 …
school applications Dorset

Parents are being urged by Dorset County Council to get in their applications for primary school places or face missing out on their preferred choice. The council said 760 expected applications haven’t yet …
Dorset Police

A drug driver who admitted causing a fatal road traffic collision near Blandford that resulted in the death of a motorcyclist and his wife has been jailed for five years. Jamie Patrick Myers, …
Dorset police

Officers investigating a fail-to-stop collision in North Dorset are renewing their appeal for information from the public. Police are particularly keen to speak to the driver of a vehicle that was seen in …
Neighbourhood plan Gillingham

Gillingham has submitted a neighbourhood plan to North Dorset District Council. The plan sets out a wide range of planning policies including policies that the community wishes to be used to protect and …
Dorset Police

Following two days of intensive search activity – involving hundreds of emergency service personnel, partner agencies and specialist volunteers – police have taken the decision to stand-down active searches for 70-year-old Andrew Latcham. …
Dorset police

Police in North Dorset are concerned for the welfare of 70-year-old Andrew Latcham from Blandford. He has been missing since around 3:30am this morning (Saturday 30 December), when he was seen on CCTV …