POLICE stepped up patrols today as a car meet was set to take place in Weymouth.

A spokesman said: "The Weymouth and Portland Neighbourhood Policing Team are aware that there is a planned car meet taking place this evening.

"Neighbourhood Officers and colleagues from the Roads Policing Team will be conducting patrols in the area and completing speed checks.

"Reports of anti-social driving and any identified driving offences will be dealt with appropriately."