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Man charged with brick attack on ex-girlfriend’s new partner appears in court

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Daily Echo logo

5:40am Thursday 24th April 2014

A TOWNSEND man charged with assaulting his ex-girlfriend’s new partner with a brick has appeared in court.

Shopper alerted police after ‘free’ cocaine exchanged in town centre

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Daily Echo logo

1:00pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A SHOPPER alerted police after spotting what appeared to be drug dealing in a Dorset town centre in broad daylight, a court heard.

Cannabis factory boss forced to pay thousands of pounds after police uncover offshore accounts

Bournemouth Echo: Cannabis factory boss forced to pay thousands of pounds after police uncover offshore accounts

9:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

A CRIMINAL who ran a cannabis factory will be forced to pay thousands of pounds after police identified his offshore bank accounts.

'Pioneering' mobile app makes it easier for people to report hate crime

Bournemouth Echo: CONCERNED: Margaret Morrissey

10:50am Tuesday 15th April 2014

HATE crime victims will now be able to get help via a ‘pioneering’ mobile phone app.

Man charged with death by dangerous driving following crash on the A35

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth man seriously injured after tragic A35 crash

5:09pm Monday 14th April 2014

A BOURNEMOUTH man has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving following a crash on a Dorset road.

Drug dealer jailed for a year after cannabis factory raided in West Howe

Bournemouth Echo: LOCKED UP: Ngu is led away from the factory

12:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

A DRUG dealer has been jailed for a year after a cannabis factory in West Howe was raided last month.

Man charged with burglary after jewellery store incident in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo: Thousands of pounds worth of jewellery stolen from Pandora store

8:40am Sunday 13th April 2014

A MAN has been charged with burglary after thousands of pounds worth of jewellery was taken from a shop in Bournemouth town centre.

Teenager to face trial after pleading not guilty to attempted murder

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Daily Echo logo

2:17pm Thursday 10th April 2014

A TEENAGER will face a trial later this year after pleading not guilty to attempted murder.

Thousands of pounds worth of jewellery stolen from Pandora store

Bournemouth Echo: Thousands of pounds worth of jewellery stolen from Pandora store

7:50am Wednesday 9th April 2014

THIEVES smashed their way into a Pandora shop in Bournemouth town centre and made off with thousands of pounds worth of jewellery in the early hours of this morning.

Christchurch man escapes jail after police find bags of cocaine in car

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Daily Echo logo

11:58am Wednesday 9th April 2014

POLICE found three bags of cocaine when they stopped a car in Station Road, New Milton, a court heard.

E-FIT: Teenager threatened with meat cleaver by would-be robber

Bournemouth Echo: E-FIT: Teenager threatened with meat clever by would-be robber

3:21pm Friday 4th April 2014

A TEENAGER was threatened with a meat cleaver by a man who attempted to rob him in Kinson.

IN THE DOCK: New Milton

Bournemouth Echo: IN THE DOCK: Bournemouth

10:30am Monday 31st March 2014

NEW MILTON STEPHEN RICHARD QUINN aged 49 of Naish Estate, New Milton. Admitted breaching a non-molestation order by contacting a person by eight texts and seven phone calls when prohibited. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. To pay victim surcharge of £15. Costs £85.

Domestic violence victims ‘treated well’ by Dorset Police despite failings by other forces

Bournemouth Echo: ANGUISH: Domestic violence incidents have risen this year

11:00am Thursday 27th March 2014

VICTIMS of domestic violence are treated well by Dorset Police, according to a report from government inspectors.

Dad threatened to kill Damon Wright months before cage fighter 'murdered' him, court told

Bournemouth Echo: Kevin Wyeth.

2:56pm Wednesday 26th March 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON dad found dead in an alleyway threatened to kill the cage fighter accused of his murder, a court heard.

Subway employee who stole from employer gambled away money in attempt to repay stolen cash

Bournemouth Echo: GAMBLE: Jamie Cox stole from his employers then attempted to recover the missing cash by gambling

12:00pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

A SUBWAY employee who gambled away the company’s money in a desperate attempt to repay stolen funds will be sentenced next month.

Police officers bitten during arrest outside Ringwood pub

Bournemouth Echo:

9:13am Monday 24th March 2014

THREE police officers were hurt when they tried to arrest a violent man outside a Hampshire pub last night.

More victims of phone fraud come forward after police appeal in the Daily Echo

Bournemouth Echo: CONCERNED: Margaret Morrissey

4:44pm Monday 24th March 2014

MORE victims of phone fraudsters have come forward after a police appeal appeared in the Daily Echo.

Mum of murderer Stephen Gibbs: “He’s evil and I’ll never speak to him again”

Bournemouth Echo: ANGUISH: Annette Gibbs

9:00am Saturday 22nd March 2014

“HE WAS evil and I’ll never talk to him again.”

Woman who attacked girl with high heeled shoe handed one-year community order

Bournemouth Echo: UNPROVOKED: Stacie Hunter

6:20am Friday 21st March 2014

A YOUNG woman who used the high heel of her shoe as a weapon in an unprovoked attack has been given a year-long community order.

Jury in Damon Wright trial visit alleyway where dad-of-three was found beaten to death

Bournemouth Echo: Kevin Wyeth

1:11pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

JURORS are this morning heading to the scene where a Southampton dad was found beaten to death.

UPDATE: Police release CCTV images of alleged attempted robbery at Tesco by man 'armed with a pole'

Bournemouth Echo: Attempted robbery at Tesco by man armed with a pole

4:20am Saturday 15th March 2014

AN ARMED robber brandishing a pole was confronted and chased from a shop in ‘quiet’ West Moors this morning – just 16 days after a nearby bookie was raided.

Pervert who admitted exposing himself to two 11-year-old schoolgirls evades jail

Bournemouth Echo: COMMUNITY ORDER: Mark Lemon

6:00am Thursday 13th March 2014

A PERVERT who admitted exposing himself to two schoolgirls at a Poole pub last year was given a three-year community order this week.

E-fit released in hunt for robber after woman threatened with knife in broad daylight

Bournemouth Echo: Have you seen this man?

3:27pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

THIS e-fit has been released by detectives tracking a robber who threatened a young woman with a knife in broad daylight.

Rodger Tett murder trial: 'My son acted in self-defence' defendant's mum tells court

Bournemouth Echo: Rodger Tett

1:27pm Tuesday 11th March 2014

RODGER Tett was "bang out on the floor" when he was stamped on by Stephen Gibbs before his death, a court heard today.

UPDATED: Rodger Tett killed after 'door slammed against his head', murder trial hears

Bournemouth Echo: Rodger Tett

7:40am Tuesday 11th March 2014

A MAN accused of murder bought vodka and a scratch card after allegedly battering Bournemouth father Rodger Tett to death, a court has heard.

Two people arrested after bag snatch in Winton

Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Police logo

10:16am Friday 7th March 2014

BOURNEMOUTH police are appealing for information after a young woman allegedly had her bag snatched as she waited to cross the road in Winton.

Man accused of murdering Rodger Tett in Charminster in court next week

Bournemouth Echo: TRIAL: Stephen Gibbs

5:40am Friday 7th March 2014

THE man accused of the murder of Rodger Tett will go on trial at Winchester Crown Court on Monday.

Woman attacked girl with her high heels causing "gouge" after being asked to leave pub

Bournemouth Echo: Stacie Hunter

5:40am Tuesday 4th March 2014

A YOUNG woman attacked a girl with her high heels after being told she had to leave a pub.

Illegal metal seized by police in day of action against rogue scrap metal dealers

Bournemouth Echo: Scrap metal

12:00pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

ILLEGAL loads of metal were seized from two vehicles as part of a day of action by Dorset Police.

Disabled mum knocked to street after being ‘violently elbowed’ by stranger on school run

Bournemouth Echo: ASSAULT: Telicia Chantelle Henry

1:00pm Monday 3rd March 2014

A DISABLED mum was knocked to the street after being violently elbowed by a stranger while picking up her child from school.

Man assaulted an entire family believing they had been 'disrespectful' about late father

Bournemouth Echo: Man assaulted an entire family believing they had been 'disrespectful' about late father

10:00am Saturday 1st March 2014

A MAN assaulted an entire family in their home after believing they had been disrespectful about his late father.

Thief who appeared before magistrates every day for a week jailed for 28 days after stealing trousers

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Magistrates Court

1:00pm Friday 28th February 2014

A HABITUAL thief who appeared before magistrates every day last week has been sent behind bars.

Man ‘kicked and screamed’ at police after refusing to leave McDonalds at closing time

Bournemouth Echo: Police seal off Boscombe McDonalds

12:00pm Friday 28th February 2014

A MAN kicked and screamed at police officers after refusing to leave McDonald’s in Boscombe at closing time.

New group set-up to tackle organised crime in Dorset

Bournemouth Echo: Detective Chief Inspector Mark Callaghan

9:27am Wednesday 26th February 2014

A NEW group has been set-up by Dorset Police to deal with organised crime groups.

Two men jailed for armed robberies at two post offices on the same day

Bournemouth Echo: Andrew Hunt

11:22am Tuesday 25th February 2014

TWO men from Blandford have been jailed for armed robberies at two post offices in North Dorset and Somerset.

Witnesses sought after woman allegedly had clump of hair pulled out

1:34pm Friday 21st February 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a woman was allegedly assaulted in Bournemouth town centre.

Convenience store in Charminster sealed off by police after 'armed robbery'

Bournemouth Echo: Convenience store in Charminster sealed off by police

9:50am Monday 17th February 2014

A CONVENIENCE store in Charminster has been sealed off by police after an alleged armed robbery.

Witness appeal after man 'struck in the face with glass' in Poole pub

Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Police

5:33pm Monday 17th February 2014

A MAN was left needing hospital treatment after he was allegedly glassed in Poole yesterday.

Thieves hunted after inscribed silver tea set stolen from Southbourne home

Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Police

3:49pm Friday 14th February 2014

THIEVES are being hunted detectives after a burglary in Southbourne where a silver tea set was stolen.

CCTV: Five men sought after £20k worth of damage caused to pedestrian crossings

Bournemouth Echo: CCTV: Five men sought after £20k worth of damage caused to pedestrian crossings

9:52am Thursday 13th February 2014

VANDALS caused £20,000 worth of damage to pedestrian crossings in Bournemouth.

Witnesses sought after woman attacked by hooded man in North Dorset

Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Police

9:42am Thursday 13th February 2014

A WOMAN was assaulted by a hooded stranger in Shaftesbury this week.

Man attacked with a hammer by two masked men in Corfe Mullen

4:22pm Tuesday 11th February 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after a man was attacked with a hammer in Corfe Mullen.

Anger from panel over Dorset police precept rise

Bournemouth Echo: PRECEPT ROW: Dorset Police at work

6:20am Monday 10th February 2014

SOME members of Dorset’s Police and Crime Panel have vented their frustrations after they failed to block plans to increase the police precept.

Police hunt sex attacker after young woman seriously sexually assaulted in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo: Police have released a CCTV image of a man they wish to speak with

5:33pm Friday 7th February 2014

DETECTIVES in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a serious sexual assault in the town – with officers releasing a CCTV image of a man they wish to speak with.

Former soldier escapes driving ban after admitting failing to supply breath test to police

Bournemouth Echo: TEST: John Collins appearing at Bournemouth Magistrates Court

5:40am Friday 7th February 2014

A FORMER soldier who served in Iraq and Sierra Leone has escaping a driving disqualification after admitting failing to supply a breath test to police.

Young woman hit in the face during alleged assault in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Police

2:35pm Thursday 6th February 2014

A YOUNG woman was hit in the face during an alleged assault in Bournemouth Town Centre on Monday night.

Jailed: paedophile who was snared after trading images of children with undercover cops online

Bournemouth Echo: Jailed: sex offender who was snared after trading images of children with undercover officers on the internet

12:57pm Wednesday 29th January 2014

A SEX offender who told police he was "wired differently" has been caged after trading images of abuse online with undercover officers.

"A despicable crime" - burglar who targeted woman in her 80s is jailed for four years

Bournemouth Echo: "A despicable crime" - burglar who targeted woman in her 80s is jailed for four years

8:18am Wednesday 29th January 2014

A WIMBORNE man has been jailed for four years following a burglary in Strouden Park, Bournemouth.

Police visit over 70 ‘high-risk’ victims of domestic violence over Christmas

Bournemouth Echo: Inspector Steve Thorpe

12:00pm Monday 27th January 2014

POLICE visited more than 70 high risk victims of domestic violence over Christmas to check they were safe.

Man admits killing Andrew Young outside Tesco store in Charminster

Bournemouth Echo: My loving, clever son: mum pays tribute to tragic Andrew, who died after "incident" near Tesco store

2:50pm Friday 24th January 2014

A MAN has admitted killing "loving and kind" Andrew Young following an incident in Charminster last year.






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