There has been a significant drop in the number of houses burgled in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, but there has also been an increase in drugs offences.
A new fund has been launched to help students on the Isle of Wight who want a career in agriculture.
Police are being paid to maintain safety whilst Island Roads staff carry out a traffic survey on major roads leading into Newport on Wednesday morning.
A third Isle of Wight secondary school has been placed in special measures, after Ofsted inspectors judged all areas to be "inadequate".
Isle of Wight Festival promoter John Giddings has told Isle of Wight Radio he is "utterly certain" improvements to car parking facilities for June's event will avoid a repeat of last year's chaos.
A private beach enjoyed by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert during their visits to Osborne House has won an award for conservation.