In the Media

Prison 'invite' sent to criminals

PUBLISHED November 12, 2004

Persistent burglars are being sent Wish You Were Here? postcards of local prisons to try to stop them offending.

Dorset Police's tongue-in-cheek cards feature jails including Guys Marsh in Shaftesbury and Dorchester Prison.
The initiative is designed to cut the number of house burglaries in the county by warning criminals of their fate if they re-offend.