Below are the 15 latest news items
Officers investigating a commercial burglary near Dorchester are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.
At 10.39pm on Sunday 14 April 2019 a security alarm was activated at OHE Horticultural Limited on the A352 Wareham Road between ... read more ►
Officers investigating a fatal road traffic collision on the A31 near Bere Regis are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward.
Dorset Police was informed of the incident by the ambulance service at 11.08am on Thursday 18 ... read more ►
Dorset Highways will be starting work next week to provide safer access into Borough Gardens from Princes Street.
From Tuesday 23 April, for five weeks, there will be some traffic restrictions while the entrance to Princes Street is narrowed at ... read more ►
Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service is reminding the operators of both industrial and agricultural buildings to manage any gas cylinders on site properly and safely.
The Service has dealt with a number of fires so far this year ... read more ►
Today (Tuesday 16 April), parents across the county find out which primary, first, middle or junior school their child will go to in September.
In Dorset, 95% of parents are receiving the good news that their child has a place ... read more ►
Officers investigating the theft of livestock from farm land near Dorchester are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.
The incident happened between Friday 22 March 2019 and Monday 8 April 2019 on fields along the A37 ... read more ►
A crew from Dorchester was mobilised to alarms sounding at a Domestic property in Church Street Dorchester.
The attending crew arrived on scene within four minutes of booking mobile to the incident and confirmed the alarm was caused by a ... read more ►
Public Health Dorset along with partners are encouraging people across Dorset, Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch to get outside in May as part of Naturally Healthy Month.
Naturally Healthy Month is happening across the south west and encourages people to get ... read more ►
The Prince of Wales School have announced that their new community defibrillator is fully installed and working.
Senior Teaching Assistant with responsibility for medical care, Mrs. Emma Hibberd explains, “We are delighted to work with SADS UK (Sudden Adult Death ... read more ►
Brewery Square’s Dray horse will be decorated with a purple poppy wreath, in honour of the animals that served during World War One.
The Purple Poppy Day initiative is looking for volunteers to knit poppies that will be sold during ... read more ►
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) is asking farmers to ‘Look out, Look up!’ as it launches its annual safety campaign to raise awareness of the possible dangers of working near overhead power lines and poles.
As farmers and contractors ... read more ►
Officers investigating a reported dangerous driving incident near Dorchester are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward.
The incident is alleged to have occurred at around 2.45pm on Monday 8 April 2019 in the area ... read more ►