Witness appeal following suspicious incident in Weymouth15 June 2017
Officers investigating a suspicious incident in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At around 8pm on Sunday 11 June 2017 a 16-year-old girl was walking along the Rodwell Trail in the direction of Portland. As she reached the bridge tha...
Witness appeal after man found with serious injuries in Bournemouth15 June 2017
Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was found with life-threatening injuries in Bournemouth. At 12.32am yesterday, Wednesday 14 June 2017 the ambulance service called Dorset Police to inform them that a man had been found o...
Dorset Police asks for the public’s help in neighming its udderly awesome new crime fighting tractor!13 June 2017
A tractor that has been given police branding is set to take to the fields of Dorset over the next year and Dorset Police is calling on the public’s help in naming it. Members of the public are encouraged to put forward name suggestions on the Dors...
Update: Man found with serious head injuries in Weymouth12 June 2017
Detectives investigating how a man sustained serious head injuries in Weymouth have released three people without charge. The man aged in his 40s was found lying next to a bicycle in Upway Street, off King Street, at around 6.30pm on Wednesday 15 March 2...
Appeal after man threatened in Weymouth06 June 2017
Officers are appealing for witnesses after a man reported being threatened and chased by another man carrying a broken bottle in Weymouth. Police received a report at around 6.20am today, Tuesday 6 June 2017, relating to an altercation in Ranelagh Road, ...
Witness appeal after man found with stab wounds in Bournemouth27 April 2017
Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a man was found with stab wounds in Bournemouth. Police received a report from the ambulance service at around 11.40am this morning, Thursday 27 April 2017, that a man had been found injured in an alleyway bet...
Public appeal following suspicious letters to childminders in Dorset08 April 2017
Detectives investigating incidents in which threatening letters have been sent to childminders in Dorset are issuing advice to the public. Dorset Police has received a number of separate reports from registered childminders working in East and North Dors...
Witness appeal after a woman was approached by man in Bournemouth07 March 2017
Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a woman was approached by an unknown man in Bournemouth. At around 1am today, Tuesday 7 March 2017, a 19-year-old Bournemouth woman was walking alone along Lansdowne Road when she was grabbed from behind aroun...
Dedicated rural and town neighbourhood policing comes to North Dorset17 February 2017
Neighbourhood Policing Teams (NPTs) in North Dorset are being restructured to better meet the differing needs of rural and town areas. Previously, the teams were organised based on location alone and covered both the town and rural areas of Gillingham, S...
Mother and son sentenced for perverting the course of justice06 February 2017
A mother and son have been sentenced for lying during a police investigation into the death of a man at a Poole holiday park. Samantha Mitchell, 58, and Jamie Alan Mitchell, 35, were sentenced at Winchester Crown Court today, Monday 6 February 2017, afte...
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