Extra officers and specially-trained staff are starting visits to vulnerable people - as reports tend to increase at Christmas.
Armed Police Respond To Boscombe Attack
Bournemouth detectives are investigating an attack on a man, which prompted a response by armed officers.
He's in hospital with a head injury after being hit with some kind of weapon in Boscombe at around 4.50pm on Saturday August 17th.
He was taken to Poole hospital, but it's knot known how serious the head injury is.
Police arrested a man at the scene in Aylesbury Road. They say armed officers were called as 'a precaution'.
West Quay Watermark's first restaurants are opening, ahead of a bowling alley and cinema.
26-year-old mum of two Natasha Wake was stabbed to death at a house in Harley Gardens in Boscombe.
Hundreds waved off the Royal Navy aircraft carrier on its final journey from the city, to a Turkish scrapyard.
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