Extra officers and specially-trained staff are starting visits to vulnerable people - as reports tend to increase at Christmas.
Women Treated With Oxygen After Fire
Two women have had to be treated with oxygen after a fire at a house in Bournemouth.
Firefighters from Springbourne and Christchurch were called to Shelley Road East, Boscombe, at around 11.30pm yesterday.
The fire, which was in a first floor bedroom was started by a candle that was left unattended in a precarious position.
The two women left the property after thgey were alerted by a smoke alarm and both had suffered from smoke inhalation.
Dorset Fire and Rescue have reminded people to regularly check their smoke alarms are working.
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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