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Road safety  November 2018  

  • No excuse for drink driving this Christmas

    30 November 2018
    You don’t have to be drunk to be a drink driver.   Dorset Police will launch its annual Christmas drink and drug drive campaign, running from 1 December 2018 to 1 January 2019, with an event in the aptly named Brewery Square in Dorchester.   There is noth...
  • Is your tractor safe on the public highway?

    22 November 2018
    Dorset Police is issuing a reminder to the farming community to ensure they correctly secure sharp tractor loader implements when travelling on public roads. In May earlier this year, officers attended a serious collision in the Furzebrook area of Wareha...
  • Dorset Police encourage courtesy for all road users - Be #BikeSmart

    19 November 2018
    The theme of this year’s Brake Road Safety Week 19 – 25 November 2018 is for road users on both two wheels and four (or more) to be #BikeSmart and show due consideration for each other.  More information about this national charity can be found on its web...
  • Appeal after woman found with serious injuries on Bournemouth road

    08 November 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a woman was found in the middle of a Bournemouth road with serious injuries. Dorset Police was called at 9.12am this morning, Thursday 8 November 2018, to reports of...
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