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Search for missing teenager Gaia Pope – body found

18 November 2017
Officers searching for missing teenager Gaia Pope have discovered the body of a woman near Swanage. The discovery was made at around 3pm today, Saturday 18 November 2017, by specialist search teams near the coastal path and the field where items of her c...
  • Update - appeal to find missing girl from Bournemouth

    18 November 2017
    Missing 15-year-old Bournemouth girl Sophie Bruin has been found safe and well. Sophie left her home in Overcliff Drive in Southbourne at around 9.30am this morning, Saturday 18 November 2017, to go for a walk and had not been seen since. Chief Inspecto...
  • Update - alleged serious assault in Poole

    18 November 2017
    Detectives investigating a collision involving a car and a pedestrian in Poole have released a man under investigation. The collision involving a silver Mercedes A-Class and a pedestrian occurred at around 12.30am on Friday 17 November 2017 on Lindsay Ro...
  • Update into disappearance of Gaia Pope

    17 November 2017
    Detectives investigating the disappearance of Swanage teenager Gaia Pope have released a third person under investigation. The 49-year-old man, who lives in Swanage and is known to Gaia, was arrested on the afternoon of Thursday 16 November 2017 on suspi...
  • Alleged serious assault in Poole - witness appeal

    17 November 2017
    Detectives investigating a collision involving a car and a pedestrian in Poole are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. The collision involving a silver Mercedes A-Class and a pedestrian occurred at around 12.30am today, F...
  • Update – further arrests following alleged serious assault in Poole

    17 November 2017
    Detectives investigating an alleged serious assault in Poole have made two further arrests. An investigation was launched following an incident at Sterte Close at around 2.20am on Monday 9 October 2017. Emergency services attended and two men were found...
  • Update - Witness appeal following assault in Bournemouth

    17 November 2017
    A man arrested in connection with an assault in Bournemouth has been released from police investigation. At around 10.30pm on Thursday 27 April 2017 two 17-year-old boys were cycling along Ringwood Road near Bearwood Motors when they heard a man shouting...
  • Witness appeal following damage to cars in Walkford

    17 November 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after damage was caused to three cars in the Walkford area of Christchurch. The tyres of three vehicles parked in the Glenville Road area were punctured between 5pm on Sunday 12 November and 8am on Mon...
  • Update – witness appeal following fatal road traffic collision in Bridport

    17 November 2017
    A man arrested in connection with a fatal road traffic collision in Bridport has been released under investigation. At 11.15pm on Monday 13 November 2017 a two vehicle collision occurred on the A35 Sea Road South close to the Crown roundabout involving a...
  • Appeal to locate missing ring

    16 November 2017
    Officers are appealing for help from the public to locate a ring they believe may have been stolen in Poole. A local man aged in his 80s walked from Poole bus station to Kingland Crescent between 12.45pm and 1pm on Tuesday 14 November 2017 and was carryi...
  • Search for missing teenager Gaia Pope - update

    16 November 2017
    A cordon is in place following the discovery of items of women’s clothing in a field near Swanage.   The discovery was made at 10.28am today, Thursday 16 November 2017, by a member of the public in an area of open land north of the coastal path...
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