Update – public appeal following death of a man in Shaftesbury08 March 2018
Two men arrested in connection with the death of a man in Shaftesbury have been released without charge. On Tuesday 17 October 2017 the ambulance service was called to an address in Lane Side following reports that a local man had suffered a cardiac arre...
CCTV appeal following dog bite incident in Poole02 March 2018
Officers investigating an incident in which a woman was bitten by a dog as she walked into a pet store in Poole are issuing a CCTV image of the owner. At around 5.48pm on Friday 26 January 2018 a 43-year-old woman walked toward the entrance of Pets at Ho...
Thank you to public following incident in Bournemouth24 February 2018
Emergency services would like to thank the public for their support and patience while they dealt with an incident in Bournemouth. At 4.09am this morning, Saturday 24 February 2018, Dorset Police received a report of an assault In the Maemar Hotel in Wes...
Witness appeal following suspicious incident in Gillingham22 February 2018
Officers are appealing for a Good Samaritan to come forward following a suspicious incident in Gillingham. At around 5am on Friday 16 February 2018 a woman was walking along High Street when one or two men approached her. She felt someone touch her shoul...
Appeal for information after man found with head injury in Lyme Regis16 February 2018
Detectives are appealing for information from the public after a man was found with a head injury in Lyme Regis. Shortly before 9am yesterday, Thursday 15 February 2018, Dorset Police received a report that a man had presented at Lyme Bay Medical Practic...
Witness appeal after man discovered seriously injured on Portland12 February 2018
Detectives are appealing for the public’s help to establish how a man sustained serious injuries on Portland. At 7.40pm on Friday 9 February 2018 Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to reports that a local man aged in his 60s had been disco...
Appeal for witnesses following reported suspicious incident in Wimborne31 January 2018
Officers are appealing for witnesses following reports of a suspicious incident in Wimborne. A local woman aged in her 20s was walking in School Lane at around 4.40pm on Monday 22 January 2018 with her 18-month-old child in a pushchair and two other chil...
Witness appeal following incident involving a cyclist in Wool18 January 2018
Officers investigating an incident involving a cyclist in Wool are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. Between 5.45am and 6.15am on Wednesday 17 January 2018 a woman aged in her 50s was walking along Woolbridge Lane in the direction of...
Update – appeal in relation to reported suspicious incident in Bournemouth05 December 2017
A man has come forward following an appeal in relation to a reported suspicious incident in Bournemouth. At around 12pm on Thursday 9 November 2017 Dorset Police received a report of a man believed to be acting suspiciously by Bournemouth railway station...
Update – appeal following suspicious incident near Dorchester28 November 2017
A man arrested in connection with a suspicious incident at a car park near Dorchester has been given a caution. It was reported that at around 5.30pm on Saturday 26 August 2017 a man was seen in the Giant’s viewpoint car park at Cerne Abbas alleged...
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