Dorset Police is to share services with Devon & Cornwall's force following an agreement to form a "strategic alliance".
A woman who admitted falsely accusing two soldiers of trying to rape her is jailed for two-and-a-half years.
A man prosecuted for failing to look after his pet pig lodges a complaint against the RSPCA for putting it down.
A man is arrested after the body of a woman is found in a flat in Bournemouth.
Three people are rescued from the roof of a car after it plunges into a river.
Water provider Sembcorp is fined £85,000 after admitting providing water unfit for human consumption.
Control of a Dorset jail was "all but lost", with gangs operating openly and high violence levels, the prison watchdog finds.
New services, extra seats, car parking and ticket machines are announced as part of a £50m investment in South West Trains (SWT).
Oxford University reveals results of new study
Town hosts sport first for charity
Bournemouth sign Cardiff City's top-scorer Kenwyne Jones on loan for the rest of the season, subject to international clearance.
Port Vale sign Sheffield United's Neill Collins, Everton's Francisco Junior and Bournemouth's Mohamed Coulibaly on loan.
Bournemouth Daily Echo
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