News Articles & Blogs
Drink and drug drivers targeted in Christmas Crackdown
Dorset Police is running the annual Christmas drink and drug driving campaign from Tuesday 1 December 2020 through to Friday 1 January 2021.
The online fraudsters targetting those facing redundancy
Following the extension of the Government’s furlough scheme, we are running a series of guest blogs looking into the issues this may cause Dorset residents. Here, Dorset Police cyber protect officer Chris Conroy gives advice on avoiding the online criminals who prey on people facing redundancy.
Supporting victims of domestic abuse during the pandemic
The Coronavirus pandemic has affected every one of us, but for victims of domestic abuse it’s had a particularly corrosive impact.
Redundancy Worries - Know Your Rights
Following the extension of the government’s furlough scheme, we are running a series of guest blogs looking into the issues this may cause Dorset residents. Here, Rovarn Wickremasinghe, Chief Officer from Citizens Advice Bridport, gives advice for people facing job uncertainty and possible redundancy.
Pandemic has created alcohol problems - but help is out there
We are approaching the time of year when ordinarily many of us would be heading out to enjoy a drink at Christmas parties.
Restorative justice service helps victims despite pandemic
As I look back on the end of my time as Dorset’s Police and Crime Crime Commissioner, I think about some of the services I have set up.
Innovative domestic abuse prevention scheme to target offenders
An innovative scheme with a track record in reducing reoffending rates is to target Dorset’s most dangerous domestic abuse perpetrators.