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  • UPDATE: Man charged following reported weapon incident in Weymouth

    14 February 2017
    A man has been charged following a reported incident involving a weapon in Weymouth. Police were called at 8.43pm on Saturday 11 February 2017 after reports of a man carrying a handgun in Magnolia Close. Police, including armed officers, attended the ad...
  • Man arrested following alleged firearm incident in Weymouth

    12 February 2017
    A man has been arrested following a reported incident involving a firearm in Weymouth. Police were called at 8.43pm yesterday, Saturday 11 February 2017, after reports of a man carrying a handgun in Magnolia Close in Weymouth. Police, including armed of...
  • Witness appeal after man shot in leg with air rifle in Poole

    01 February 2017
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a man was shot in the leg with an air rifle in Poole. The incident happened at around 5.20pm on Monday 30 January 2017 along Rossmore Road near to the junction with Brixey Road. It was reported that the victi...
  • Dorset Police support national knife surrender campaign

    14 December 2016
    Dorset Police and the Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) implement knife surrender bins in three police stations to support the ‘Save A Life Surrender Your Knife’ campaign. The Home Office backed campaign ‘Save A Life Surrender Your Kn...
  • UPDATE – Man arrested following alleged firearm incident in Bournemouth

    21 October 2016
    A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged firearm incident in Bournemouth. At 4.49pm on Sunday 28 August 2016 Dorset Police received a report that two men holding a firearm demanded access to a property on Jewell Road in Bournemouth. They did...
  • Witness appeal following firearm incident in Bournemouth

    28 August 2016
    Detectives in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following a firearm incident in the Townsend area of the town. At 4.49pm Dorset Police received a report that two men holding a firearm demanded access to a...
  • Update – Witness appeal after altercation in Christchurch

    25 July 2016
    A man is due to appear in court charged in connection with an incident along Dorset Road in Christchurch. At 6.37pm on Thursday 21 July 2016 Dorset Police received a report of an altercation along Dorset Road in Christchurch. It is alleged that during t...
  • Witness appeal after altercation in Christchurch

    21 July 2016
    Officers investigating an altercation in Christchurch are appealing for witnesses to come forward - with one man being arrested. At 6.37pm on Thursday 21 July 2016 Dorset Police received a report of an altercation along Dorset Road in Christchurch. It i...
  • UPDATE - incident in Gillingham

    10 June 2016
    Officers investigating an incident in Gillingham have issued a update. At 4.26am on Thursday 9 June 2016 police were called to reports that a man had sustained serious injuries at an address in Newbury in the town. Officers and the ambulance service att...
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