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Family tribute following fatal collision in Sixpenny Handley

18 February 2020
The family of a woman who very sadly died in a collision in Sixpenny Handley has issued a tribute. The collision happened at around 6pm on Saturday 1 February 2020 on the B3081 about 300m south of the Sixpenny Handley roundabout and involved a red Volksw...
  • Man jailed for drug supply offences in Bournemouth

    19 February 2020
    A man who was caught by officers drug dealing in a car in Bournemouth has been jailed. Emmanuel Yamoah, 24 and of Gloucester Road in Tottenham, London, was sentenced to 28 months in prison on Friday 14 February 2020 at Bournemouth Crown Court after plead...
  • Man arrested in connection with reported burglary in North Dorset

    19 February 2020
    A man has been arrested in connection with a reported burglary in North Dorset.  It was reported that a burglary occurred between 1am on Saturday 8 February 2020 and 2pm on Sunday 8 February 2020 at Ambassador Pools and Spas near West Stour, with 30...
  • Updated – missing Swanage man located

    19 February 2020
    Officers searching for missing Daniel Saunders from Swanage are pleased to update that he has been found. The 35-year-old was reported missing having been last seen on Monday 17 February 2020. Following searches and enquiries by officers, he has now be...
  • Appeal for witnesses following burglary in Weymouth

    18 February 2020
    Officers investigating a burglary at a community centre in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Between 11pm on Sunday 16 February and 8.30am on Monday 17 February 2020 a burglary occurred in the bar area at Th...
  • Update following alleged theft in Branksome

    18 February 2020
    Officers investigating a reported theft in Branksome, Poole, have arrested a man. Dorset Police received a report at 10.15am on Tuesday 21 January 2020 that a man aged in his 80s had his electric bike stolen from outside the Tesco store on Poole Road.&nb...
  • Update – man arrested in connection with alleged hate crime on Portland

    18 February 2020
    A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged hate crime on Portland following a CCTV appeal. It was reported that at around 8.20pm on Tuesday 28 January 2020 the driver of the number 1 First bus stopped at Victoria Square to allow passengers on....
  • Update – man due in court in connection with alleged fail-to-stop collision in Weymouth

    18 February 2020
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with an alleged fail-to-stop collision in Weymouth. At approximately 6.15am on Wednesday 24 July 2019 it was reported that a cyclist was involved in a collision with a red Honda Civic on Greenhill near to the...
  • CCTV appeal in relation to reported criminal damage in Weymouth

    18 February 2020
    Officers investigating an incident of alleged criminal damage in Weymouth are issuing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to as a possible witness. At around 11.55pm on Wednesday 5 February 2020 it was reported that a man was kicking over bins...
  • Update – reported criminal damage to shop in Christchurch

    18 February 2020
    A man has come forward in relation to a reported criminal damage incident at a shop in Christchurch. At around 12.40am on Saturday 1 February 2020 a man allegedly kicked the lower glass panel of a door at Indulge Yourself Dessert Lounge on High Street. ...
  • Update in relation to reported assault in Bournemouth

    17 February 2020
    A man arrested in connection with a reported assault outside of a school in Bournemouth will face no further police action. It was reported that at approximately 3.20pm on Wednesday 11 September 2019 a Civil Enforcement Officer was on duty outside Hill V...
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