New Assistant Chief Constable takes up role17 October 2017
Dorset Police’s new Assistant Chief Constable Julie Fielding says she is looking forward to the challenges the role will bring. Julie started in her new role this week and is delighted to become a part of the team at Dorset Police. Julie was previ...
Man cautioned following vehicle stop in Bournemouth11 October 2017
A man has been given a caution after a vehicle was stopped in Bournemouth and the driver was found to be in possession of a fake police badge. At around 6.30pm on Wednesday 13 September 2017 it was reported that a vehicle had been seen driving in Barrack...
Dorset Rural Crime Partnership launched to tackle crime in the countryside09 October 2017
Representatives from partner organisations and the rural community have joined Dorset Police’s Rural Crime Team to launch a new partnership designed to combat rural crime. Partners include farmers, gamekeepers, countryside rangers, National Farmers...
Appeal for witnesses following vehicle stop in Bournemouth14 September 2017
Officers investigating a possible incident of impersonating a police officer are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 6.30pm yesterday, Wednesday 13 September 2017, it was reported that a vehicle had been seen dri...
Two men die in light aircraft crash at Compton Abbas Airfield near Shaftesbury26 August 2017
It has been confirmed that two men have died in a crash of a light aircraft east of Compton Abbas Airfield near Shaftesbury. At 9.28am today, Saturday 26 August 2017, it was reported to Dorset Police that the Tiger Moth had come down and smoke was seen. ...
Incident in North Bournemouth – man charged18 August 2017
A man is due to appear in court charged in connection with a disturbance at a block of flats in North Bournemouth. Dorset Police was called at 12.50am on Thursday 17 August 2017 to reports of a disturbance at a block of flats where a man was setting fire...
Update to incident in North Bournemouth17 August 2017
Examination of items discovered at an address in North Bournemouth has concluded with residents being allowed to return to their homes. Dorset Police was called at 12.50am today, Thursday 17 August 2017, to reports of a disturbance at a block of flats wh...
Witness appeal following suspicious incident in Bournemouth17 August 2017
Detectives investigating a suspicious incident in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with any information to come forward. At 5.20pm yesterday, Wednesday 16 August 2017, a 14-year-old girl was approached by an unknown man in Stoke Wood Roa...
Residents evacuated following incident in North Bournemouth17 August 2017
Residents have been evacuated from a building in North Bournemouth following the discovery of unknown items. Dorset Police was called at 12.50am today, Thursday 17 August 2017, to reports of a disturbance at a block of flats where a man was setting fire ...
Appeal to locate owner of suspected stolen silverware16 August 2017
Officers are appealing for the public’s help to locate the owner of suspected items of stolen silverware that have been found in Shaftesbury. At around 9.20am on Sunday 13 August 2017 a member of the public contacted Dorset Police to report that a ...
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