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January 2019  

  • Appeal for witnesses following attempted robbery in Poole

    31 January 2019
    Officers investigating the attempted robbery of a teenager in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 5.50pm on Monday 21 January 2019 the victim, a 17-year-old local boy, was walking through Poole Park nea...
  • Appeal for information following indecent exposure in Weymouth

    30 January 2019
    Officers in Weymouth are appealing for anyone with information to come forward after a man indecently exposed himself to three teenage girls in the town. Dorset Police was called at 8.35pm on Wednesday 23 January 2019 to reports that a man indecently exp...
  • Witness appeal following serious assault in Dorchester

    30 January 2019
    Detectives investigating a serious assault in Dorchester are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 3.30am today, Wednesday 30 January 2019, Dorset Police received a report of a disturbance involving a group of men ...
  • Dorset roads policing officer recognised at national awards

    30 January 2019
    PC David Cotterill of the Alliance roads policing unit has been recognised for his outstanding record arresting drug drivers in Dorset.    He was announced as runner up at the national roads policing conference held by the Police Federation of England and...
  • Update – reported exposure incident in Purbeck

    29 January 2019
    Officers investigating a reported exposure incident in Purbeck have spoken to the man involved and believe no offences were committed. At around 4.15pm on Friday 4 January 2019 a local woman aged in her 50s was walking in Rempstone Forest, Corfe Castle, ...
  • Witness appeal following burglary in Weymouth

    29 January 2019
    Officers investigating a burglary in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Sometime between 3.15pm on Friday 25 January and 8am on Saturday 26 January 2019 a break-in occurred at a commercial yard in Lynch Lane....
  • Update - reported street robbery in Bournemouth

    28 January 2019
    Detectives investigating a reported street robbery in Bournemouth have arrested a man. It is reported that at around 5am on Sunday 13 January 2019 a local man aged in his 40s was approached by two men on Old Christchurch Road at the junction with Lorne P...
  • Witness appeal following serious road traffic collision near Sherborne

    27 January 2019
    Officers investigating a road traffic collision near Sherborne are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At 5.50pm on Saturday 26 January 2019 Dorset Police received a report of a collision involving a single vehicle which h...
  • Witness appeal after man found with injuries in Bridport

    27 January 2019
    Detectives investigating an incident where a man was found with serious injuries in Bridport are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a call from the ambulance service at 3.36am today, Sunday 27 Janua...
  • Appeal for information following report of rape

    25 January 2019
    Detectives investigating reported offences of rape and stalking are issuing an appeal for information. Dorset Police is investigating a report of stalking offences allegedly committed by a 30-year-old Bournemouth man between Wednesday 16 January 2019 and...
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