Update: Appeal to find missing dog23 May 2017
A dog that was reported stolen from Lytchett Matravers has been reunited with her owner. Officers received a report that Kaya, a 10-month-old Greyhound and Whippet cross, had been taken from the Peatons Lane area on the evening of Wednesday 15 March 2017...
Witness appeal following dog attack in Bournemouth12 April 2017
Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a dog attack in Bournemouth. At around 12.45pm on Monday 10 April 2017 a man was walking his Yorkshire Terrier dog on the beach at Hengistbury Head when it was attacked by a tanned-coloured M...
Appeal following dog bite incident in Poole03 February 2017
Police are appealing for witnesses after a boy was bitten by a dog in Poole. At around 12.20pm on Saturday 28 January 2017 an eight-year-old boy was riding on his skateboard alongside his mum on a footpath at Whitecliffe Park heading toward Baiter Park, ...
Cross border operation targets criminals in rural Dorset02 February 2017
A proactive operation aimed at tackling rural crime across three counties took place over the weekend. Officers from Dorset, Hampshire and Avon & Somerset joined forces for the operation which ran between 6pm on Saturday 28 January and 2am on Sunday ...
Appeal after two lambs decapitated near Dorchester02 February 2017
Police are appealing for information after two lambs were decapitated on farmland to the east of Dorchester. A headless two-month old lamb was discovered on the morning of Tuesday 31 January 2017. A second lamb was found decapitated in a similar locatio...
Witness appeal following sheep worrying incident in Dorchester25 January 2017
Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following a sheep worrying incident in Dorchester. At approximately 12.30pm on Monday 23 January 2017 around 300 sheep were chased into a corner by a black spaniel dog in a fi...
Men sentenced following poaching incident in Dorset05 January 2017
One man has been convicted of affray and two men fined following a poaching incident in Dorset. Mark Mabey, 52 and of Wareham Road in Lytchett Matravers, was sentenced at Bournemouth Crown Court on Thursday 5 January 2017 after being found guilty of affr...
Men guilty of hunting offences09 August 2016
Two Poole men have been convicted of committing offences under the Hunting Act 2014. Ty Warren, 54, and Victor Mabey, 70, appeared before Weymouth Magistrates’ Court on Monday 8 August 2016 and pleaded guilty to hunting a wild animal with dogs, con...
Two men due in court for hunting offences04 August 2016
Two Poole men are due to appear in court charged with offences under the Hunting Act 2014. The 54-year-old and 70-year-old will appear at Weymouth Magistrates’ Court on Monday 8 August 2016 charged with hunting a wild animal with dogs, contrary to ...
Witness appeal following dog attack in Bournemouth01 July 2016
Police in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a vicious dog attack in the town. At approximately 6.20pm on Friday 24 June 2016 a woman was walking her Staffordshire Bull Terrier on a lead near to the public toilets on West Cliff...
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