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summer police

Ahead of an extreme heat warning for the next four days, Dorset Police is calling on residents and visitors to make sensible choices when contacting emergency services. Tens of thousands of people are …
shaftesbury Town Council

Dorset Council is to take action over the ‘staggering’ number of complaints made to it about the conduct of Shaftesbury town councillors, writes Richard Thomas. This follows a special meeting of Dorset Council’s …
Dorset police

Police have arrested a man from Devon after an incident on Rolls Bridge Lane in Gillingham on Thursday morning. Witnesses described a ‘scary’ scene as the back window of a car had been …
Dorset police

Police officers investigating a series of commercial burglaries in the Shaftesbury and Gillingham area are appealing for anyone with information to come forward and issuing advice to local businesses. Officers are currently investigating …
Dorset police

Dorset Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward after wooden fences were damaged by fire in Shaftesbury. Between approximately 7.45pm and midnight on Thursday 2 September 2021 the …
police Dorset

Dorset’s Police and Crime Commissioner David Sidwick is launching a survey to ask residents for their views on crime and policing in the county – including the Gillingham area. Members of the public …
car park damage Gillingham

Police in Gillingham are investigating two linked crimes where car park ticket machines have been attacked and damaged in the town on consecutive nights. The first incident was in the Chantry Fields car …
Dorset police

UPDATE: Officers searching for the owner of a note found on Canford Cliffs beach in Poole say they have been identified and found to be safe. The discovery was made by a member …

Police officers investigating a racially aggravated criminal damage incident in Blandford are issuing a CCTV image of the suspect. At 3.27am on Thursday 3 September 2020 racist wording was sprayed onto a shop …