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September 2019  

  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Poole

    30 September 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses and anyone with dashcam footage to come forward following a serious injury collision in Poole. At 6.58pm on Sunday 29 September 2019 Dorset Police was called to reports of a collision on Wallisdown Road involving a bl...
  • Appeal for witnesses following reported assault in Weymouth

    30 September 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a reported serious assault in Weymouth. At approximately 4.15am on Friday 27 September 2019 it was reported that an assault took place involving a group of men on Maiden Street at the junctio...
  • Appeal for information following theft in Bournemouth

    30 September 2019
    Officers investigating the theft of £12,000-worth of plumbing valves from outside a property in Bournemouth are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. The valves were in a wooden box on a pallet that was at the rear of a property wh...
  • Witness appeal following fatal road traffic collision near Wimborne

    28 September 2019
    Officers are appealing for any witnesses or motorists with relevant dashcam footage to come forward as they investigate a fatal road traffic collision near Wimborne. Dorset Police received a report at 6.07pm on Saturday 28 September in relation to a sing...
  • Update – reported assault of 79-year-old woman in Poole

    28 September 2019
    Officers investigating a reported assault on a pensioner in Poole say a man has come forward to assist with their investigation. The incident is said to have occurred at 3pm on Thursday 19 September 2019 in Whitecliff Park. The victim reports she was wa...
  • Chief Constable delighted by report from HMICFRS which finds Force ‘good’ in all areas

    26 September 2019
    Following annual reviews of police effectiveness, efficiency, legitimacy and leadership (PEEL), Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS) has graded Dorset Police as ‘good’ overall in all areas inspected.Reports p...
  • Further update in relation to reported assault and theft incidents in Bournemouth

    27 September 2019
    A woman has come forward in relation to a reported assault in Bournemouth. A CCTV appeal was issued in relation to alleged assault and theft incidents that occurred at around 3.20am on Sunday 1 September 2019. It was reported that a 22-year-old woman fr...
  • Appeal to find man who assaulted a 79-year-old woman in Poole

    27 September 2019
    Officers are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who assaulted a pensioner in Poole by grabbing her around the throat and forcing her to the ground. The incident occurred at 3pm on Thursday 19 September 2019 in Whitecliff Park. The vict...
  • Update in relation to reported assault in Weymouth

    27 September 2019
    A man arrested in connection with an alleged assault in Weymouth has been released from police bail without charge. Dorset Police was called at around 5pm on Wednesday 4 September 2019 to a report of an assault outside the Rumshack nightclub in Maiden St...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with reported assault on police officer in Poole

    26 September 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a reported assault on a police officer in Poole. The incident occurred in the area of Lagland Street at around 11.45pm on Friday 17 May 2019. Officers had attended following reports of suspected drug-re...
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