AN 82-YEAR-OLD man is fighting for his life after being hit by a car near Monkey World.
ARMED police, who boarded a train at Bournemouth railway station amid reports a passenger was carrying a sword, found the offending item was actually an umbrella.
OFFICERS dedicated to keeping Dorset roads safe have welcomed plans to double the punishment for drivers caught using a mobile phone.
POLICE in Dorchester say there has been several reports of inappropriate use of drones around the county town.
NHS staff in Dorset reported being assaulted thousands of times over a five year period, with one year seeing staff at one trust reporting almost five attacks a day.
MORE violence on the streets of central Weymouth has prompted renewed calls for authorities to work to make the town safer.
A man was left with a fractured jaw after an early morning assault in Wemyouth.
THE focus was on poaching as police and the community came together to develop a united approach to tackle the crime.
A YOUNG man was beaten up and had his wallet stolen in a street robbery in Weymouth.
RESCUERS were out in Weymouth early this morning searching for a man believed to be in the sea.