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Death of man off Portland - update11 September 2017
Detectives investigating the death of a man who was pulled from the sea off Portland have issued an update. At 12.45pm yesterday, Sunday 10 September 2017, Dorset Police was contacted by HM Coastguard following reports that they had rescued a man from th...
Investigation underway following death of woman at Bestival11 September 2017
An investigation is underway following the death of a woman at Bestival. Officers at the event were alerted just before 1am today, Monday 11 September 2017, to reports of a concern for welfare of a 25-year-old woman from London who had attended the festi...
Next of kin appeal - Mark Davis16 June 2017
The coroner for Dorset is seeking the assistance of the public to find the next of kin of a man who has died in Weymouth. Mark Davis, sometimes known as Marcus and who was 49 years old, died at his home address in Rodwell Road on Wednesday 24 May 2017. ...
Investigation into death of woman in Bournemouth30 May 2017
Dorset Police is investigating the death of a woman in Bournemouth. Police were called to a house along Northey Road in Bournemouth at 10.18pm on Friday 26 May 2017 following reports that a woman was found unresponsive in a garden pond. Officers and par...
Next of kin appeal – Alan John Gallagher17 May 2017
The coroner for Dorset is seeking the assistance of the public to find the next of kin of a man who died in Bournemouth. Alan John Gallagher, who was 69 years old, died at his home address in St Clements Road on Saturday 29 April 2017. The coroner&rsquo...
Update - Next of kin appeal - Melville Bingham10 May 2017
The coroner for Dorset would like to thank the public for its assistance in locating the next of kin of a man who died in Poole. Melville John Bingham, who was 69 years old, died at his home address in Kennart Road on Friday 5 May 2017. The coroner can ...
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