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  • Be curious and act against child neglect

    30 January 2017
    Local safeguarding children boards, local authorities, NHS and police across Dorset are asking the public to be curious about the signs of neglect to help keep children safe. Child neglect is the most frequent form of child abuse and is the most common r...
  • Sign-up for crime alerts and prevention tips in your area

    25 January 2017
    Dorset Police has relaunched the Dorset Alert service with valuable new features for people to explore. The website at www.dorsetalert.co.uk has been simplified and redesigned to match the Force website, which has been well received since its launch in J...
  • New Year, new career?

    04 January 2017
    Dorset Police has launched another round of recruitment for those considering a unique career as a non-emergency call handler, or a 101 & 999 call taker / radio operator. The Force Command Centre based at Winfrith is separated into two areas: dispatc...
  • Protect yourself and your new devices from cyber-crime this festive season

    29 December 2016
    Whether you have got a new gadget for Christmas or you are taking part in the festive sales, Dorset Police is reminding you to stay safe online as part of this year’s Christmas campaign. There are many opportunities offered by the internet, parti...
  • Christmas drink and drug drive campaign – woman charged

    23 December 2016
    A woman has been charged with a drink driving offence as part of Dorset Police's Christmas drink and drug drive campaign. The 19-year-old of Poole was charged on Thursday 22 December 2016 with driving a motor vehicle when alcohol level above limit and is...
  • Christmas drink and drug drive campaign – 14 people charged

    21 December 2016
    A further 14 people have been charged with drink or drug driving offences as part of Dorset Police's Christmas drink and drug drive campaign. They are due to appear at courts in Bournemouth and Weymouth in January. A total of 30 people have been charged...
  • Dorset Police is asking you all to think before you call this Christmas

    20 December 2016
    The festive season is always a busy time for emergency services. As part of this year’s Christmas campaign, Dorset Police is asking you to think carefully before you call and consider using the ‘Do it Online’ service available. Last Dec...
  • Christmas drink and drug drive campaign – nine people charged

    14 December 2016
    A further nine people have been charged with drink or drug driving offences as part of Dorset Police's Christmas drink and drug drive campaign. They are due to appear at courts in Bournemouth and Weymouth during December. A total of 16 people have been ...
  • Christmas safety: a night out on the town with Dorset Police

    14 December 2016
    As part of a safety campaign, the Force will be offering members of the public a unique insight into what a Friday night in Weymouth Town Centre means for police officers on duty. Dorset Police is issuing advice around safety in the night-time economy, ...
  • Want to join the Special Constabulary?

    12 December 2016
    Recruitment to join the Special Constabulary with Dorset Police is now open, and will run until Thursday 5 January 2017. Special constables are trained volunteers who provide a valuable link between the police and the local community. With the same power...
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