Police day of action in West Dorset08 November 2017
Officers across Weymouth, Dorchester and Bridport have taken part in a day of action to disrupt suspected drug gangs and safeguard vulnerable people in the area. On Monday 6 November 2017 police officers targeted over 60 addresses in Bridport, Dorchester...
Update – drug incident in Bournemouth26 October 2017
A 15-year-old boy arrested in connection with a suspected drug incident in Bournemouth has been released under investigation. Officers were called by the ambulance service at 10.44pm on Tuesday 24 October 2017, after reports that a 14-year-old girl had f...
Appeal after drug incident in Bournemouth25 October 2017
Detectives are appealing for information after a 14-year-old girl was taken to hospital following a suspected drug incident in Bournemouth. Officers were called by the ambulance service at 10.44pm yesterday, Tuesday 24 October 2017, after reports the gir...
Man charged following drugs warrant in Bournemouth19 October 2017
A man arrested following a drugs warrant executed in Bournemouth is due to appear in court. On Friday 7 April 2017 officers executed a warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act at an address in Tregonwell Road, Bournemouth. A 45-year-old Bournemouth man was...
Drug dealers ordered to pay £305,000 under Proceeds of Crime legislation10 May 2017
Three drug dealers who were jailed after officers discovered a cannabis factory in a garage in Poole have been ordered to pay more than £305,000. David Hugh Cameron, aged 60 and of Poole, was sentenced to six years in prison on Thursday 19 November...
Warning over potentially fatal drugs in Dorset07 April 2017
Detectives are advising the public of the potentially fatal consequences of using illicit and non-prescribed drugs in Dorset. A number of drug-related deaths have been reported in the county in recent weeks. Since Tuesday 14 March 2017 there have been t...
Seven people arrested following drug warrants in Weymouth03 April 2017
Seven people have been arrested after warrants under the Misuse of Drugs Act were carried out in Weymouth. Detectives working with the local Neighbourhood Policing Team executed warrants at three addresses in the town on Thursday 30 March. Searches were...
Update: Man charged following drug warrants in Bournemouth16 March 2017
A man has been charged in connection with warrants executed under the Misuse of Drugs Act in Bournemouth. Officers executed warrants at two addresses off Jewell Road on Thursday 15 September 2016 following community intelligence about the alleged product...
Four Dorset men charged with drug supply offences10 January 2017
Four Dorset men have been charged with Class A drug supply offences following an operation led by officers from the South West Organised Crime Unit Zephyr. Two men, aged 26 and 27 from Bournemouth, and two men, aged 36 and 38 from Shaftesbury, were arres...
Drug dealer from Bournemouth jailed for four years22 December 2016
A drug dealer from Bournemouth has been sentenced to four years in prison. Darryl McDonald, 24 and of no fixed abode, was found guilty at Bournemouth Crown Court on Wednesday 14 December 2016 of four counts of possession with intent to supply class A dru...
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