Dorset Police is urging anyone in possession of illegal or unregistered firearms and ammunition to make use of its current firearms surrender.
Officers searching for missing teenager Gaia Pope have discovered the body of a woman near Swanage.
Further to the disappearance of Swanage teenager Gaia Pope, detectives have now released CCTV images.
Following the disappearance of Swanage teenager Gaia Pope, detectives have arrested two people on suspicion of murder, one of whom has been released under investigation.
A Dorset police officer has been dismissed following a misconduct hearing.
Dorset Police has welcomed the first person to join the Force through the Direct Entry programme that allows candidates from outside policing to join the service at certain ranks, and offers the opportunity to widen the talent pool and bring in people from a diverse range of backgrounds.
After an 18-month long investigation to find the owner of £90,000 found at an abandoned care complex in Strete Mount, Christchurch, the court has formally awarded the money to the Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC), under the Police Property Act, and it will be invested into services that help keep Dorset residents safe.
Held to highlight the dedication and hard work of special constables and police support volunteers, a regional awards ceremony has recognised the work of Dorset Police volunteers.
Dorset Police traffic officers are to feature in an ITV documentary with Gordon Ramsay focusing on the impact of the international cocaine industry and how law enforcement is tackling the issue.
A combination of factors has led Police & Crime Commissioner Martyn Underhill to take a step back from his national commitments.