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Update - Public appeal to locate wanted man from Poole23 March 2018
A man who was wanted for breaching the terms of his licence has been located. Kevin Fugatt, aged 33, was released from prison on Friday 9 March 2018 after serving part of a sentence for aggravated vehicle taking without consent and criminal damage. He fa...
Update - serious collision in Christchurch23 March 2018
A man is due to appear in court in connection with a serious injury collision in Christchurch. Just after 3pm on Thursday 17 August 2017 a serious road traffic collision occurred on Barrack Road close to Christchurch police station. A silver BMW 5 Seri...
Man handed two-year driving ban for causing collision in Poole roadworks23 March 2018
A motorist who caused a serious collision by driving dangerously through roadworks in Poole has been banned from the road for two years. Robert John Stitfall, 53 and of Wiltshire Avenue in Weymouth, was sentenced at Weymouth Magistrates’ Court on W...
Dorset Police receives good HMICFRS PEEL Effectiveness grading22 March 2018
In the latest Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS) PEEL Effectiveness report Dorset Police has again received the grading ‘good’ for its approach to keeping people safe and protecting them f...
Cut Your Strings – controlling and coercive behaviour is domestic abuse21 March 2018
The Duchess of Cornwall gives her support to animated films created by Bournemouth University students to demonstrate common types of controlling and coercive behaviour. Her Royal Highness recorded a video message introducing the animations which are a ...
Man jailed for attempted murder in Bournemouth22 March 2018
A man convicted of attempted murder has been jailed for 21 years. Kevin Barry Boyle, aged 60, was sentenced at Winchester Crown Court today, Thursday 22 March 2018, after being found guilty of the offence following a trial at the same court. He was also ...
Man due in court in connection with alleged armed robbery near Sherborne22 March 2018
A man is due to appear in court in connection with an alleged armed robbery near Sherborne. At around 12.30pm on Tuesday 9 January 2018 Dorset Police received a report of an armed robbery at the Spar store in Yetminster. It was reported that a man armed...
Witness appeal following reported assault in Bournemouth town centre22 March 2018
Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a reported serious assault in Bournemouth town centre. At around 1.50am on Sunday 18 March 2018 it is reported that an altercation occurred in Bar So on Exeter Road between the victim and a...
Update – man due in court following alleged aggravated burglary in Weymouth21 March 2018
A man is due to appear in court in connection with an alleged aggravated burglary in Weymouth. At 12.35am on Sunday 1 October 2017 Dorset Police received a report of a disturbance at a property in Pottery Lane. It was reported that three men had entered...
Witness appeal following alleged assault in Weymouth21 March 2018
Detectives investigating an alleged assault on a man in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Sometime after 2.30pm on Sunday 7 January 2018 it is reported that a serious assault occurred in Carlton Road North when a local man aged in his...
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