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New Report Rates Dorset Police "GOOD"

Dorset Police have been rated 'good' at keeping people safe and reducing crime.

Wessex FM Talks To The Mother Of Louis Harris

18-year-old Louis Harris from Dorchester, is thought to have tragically drowned after a night out, his mother Holly has been telling Wessex FM why she and her husband are backing a campaign with its vital Don't Drink and Drown message.

Mark Ronson To Play Camp Bestival 2017

The first wave of acts have been revealed for Camp Bestival at Lulworth Castle.

Local Football: Weymouth In Dorset Senior Cup Semi Final

Weymouth have made it to the semi final of the Dorset Senior Cup after beating Sherborne Town 4-0.

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Appeal Launched For Missing Woman

Officers are appealing for the public’s help to find a missing 54-year-old woman from Bournemouth.

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Domestic Violence: Victims Urged To Speak Out

Over the Christmas period, Dorset Police will have additional officers and specially-trained staff dedicated to victims and those who commit domestic abuse.

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Portland Targeted In Phone Scam

Police say a householder on the island received a call yesterday from a man claiming to be from the Claims Advance Group - backed by the Government.

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Overnight Police Operation Tackles Rural Crime

Dorset Police have undertaken an overnight operation to tackle rural crime around Dorchester.

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PICTURES: Crews Battle Tractor Fire At Studland

Three fire engines were called out to tackle a large tractor on fire at Studland yesterday. (6th December)

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Local Football: Weymouth Draw With King's Lynn

Weymouth failed to get the 3 points they needed to move up the table and had to settle for a 0-0 draw against Kings Lynn last night.

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11-year-old boy knocked down in Maiden Newton

The incident happened last night in Dorchester Road.

54 arrests so far in Dorset Police's drink drive campaign

Drugwipe sample kits are also being used on drivers suspected of taking drugs.

Mystery surrounding Dorchester's steam roller revealed

Children have played on it for years, but where did it come from?

Bovington Primary School 'rapidly improve standards'

It's after the school was placed in special measures.

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