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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.

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.

Overnight Police Operation Tackles Rural Crime

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

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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Inquiry Starts Into Ironman Traffic Issues

An inquiry's getting underway later into the traffic issues surrounding this summer's IRONMAN Triathlon in Weymouth.

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Christmas Cheer Comes To Bridport

Christmas will arrive in Bridport later and Wessex FM will be there to join in the party.

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Parents Of Louis Back Don't Drink And Drown Campaign

The family of an 18-year-old from Dorchester who's thought to have tragically drowned after a night out, are backing a major campaign to warn people of the dangers of drinking and drowning.


Should More Dorset Police Officers Carry Tasers?

Plans to arm more police officers in Dorset with Tasers are going out to public consultation.

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Boy Left Heartbroken After Vandals Attack Christmas Lights

A family from Bridport have had their Christmas Lights vandalised and stolen in a thoughtless attack.

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