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Violence Too High At Verne Immigration Removal Centre

That's one of the criticisms from the Chief Inspector of Prisons, following an unannounced inspection of the Verne Immigration Removal Centre in March.

Dorset Police: Worst In England For DBS Checks

Police defend stats which show they completed just 3% of applications inside 14 days against a target of 85%

UPDATE:Suffolk Police To Charge Or Release Dorset Pair By 2am

Police investigating a shooting in Bury St Edmunds gained a warrant to continue questioning 3 suspects including 34 and 39 year old men from Dorchester

Lyme Regis Purse Stolen - Police Issue CCTV Image Of Suspect

Police investigating a purse theft in Lyme Regis are appealing for witnesses to come forward - with a CCTV image of the suspect being released.

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Weymouth Mayor Calls For 20MPH Limit In Westham

There are calls for a 20 mile per hour speed limit to be introduced in Westham.

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Car Overturns On Bridport-Beaminster Road

One person trapped inside was later released and treated for lower back injuries

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Gus The Bus Driver In Line For Top Award

First Wessex bus driver Gus Landi is in line for a top national transport award.


RAF Set For Weymouth Seafront

The Royal Air Force Town Show returns to Weymouth seafront next week.


Three Seriously Injured In Weymouth Crash

Three people have been left with serious injuries after a crash between a motorcycle and a car in Weymouth.


Dorset Farmers Set For Emergency Meeting Over Milk Crisis

The falling price of milk will be discussed at an emergency summit called by farmers unions later.

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