Update: Man released without charge following rape investigation in Bournemouth31 March 2017
A man arrested in connection with an allegation of rape in Bournemouth has been released without charge. An investigation was launched into an incident in the early hours of Sunday 9 October 2016 at an address in the town centre. A 25-year-old Verwood m...
Introducing Dorset Police People31 March 2017
Dorset Police is presenting staff and officers to the public as part of a new campaign to introducewhat the Force do on the front line and behind the scenes. Today, 31 March 2017, Dorset Police is launching a project entitled ‘Dorset Police People&...
Witness appeal after teenage girls racially abused in Shaftesbury31 March 2017
Officers in Shaftesbury are appealing for witnesses to come forward after four teenage girls were racially abused in the town. The incident happened at around 3.10pm on Tuesday 28 March 2017 along Barton Hill. A man walking along the opposite side of th...
Next of kin appeal – Eunice Bishton31 March 2017
The coroner for Dorset is seeking the assistance of the public to find the next of kin of a woman who died in Poole. Eunice Bishton, who was 86 years old, died at her home address in Walditch Gardens on Wednesday 29 March 2017. The corner is making enqu...
Family of a missing Bournemouth woman appealing for help30 March 2017
The family of a woman missing from Bournemouth is asking for the public’s help in finding her. Jean Lea, who is 67 years old, is believed to have left her home address on Meadow View Road shortly before 3am on Sunday 26 March 2017. She is white, f...
Witness appeal after road traffic collision on Portland29 March 2017
Officers are appealing for witnesses after a 10-year-old girl was involved in a collision with a car on Portland. The incident happened at around 3.50pm yesterday, Tuesday 28 March 2017, on Grove Road. The collision involved a 10-year-old female pedestr...
Awards ceremony recognises bravery, policing excellence and long service29 March 2017
Police officers, staff, and members of the public were recognised for their exceptional contribution to keeping Dorset safe at an awards ceremony on Tuesday 21 March 2017. The Dorset Police Award Ceremony was held at Cobham Sports and Social Club in Wimb...
Police renew appeal to find missing Bournemouth woman Jean Lea29 March 2017
Police in Bournemouth are renewing their appeal for the public’s help to find a missing 67-year-old woman. Jean Lea is believed to have left her home address on Meadow View Road shortly before 3am on Sunday 26 March 2017. She is described as white...
Update: Appeal following theft of cash from Gillingham supermarket28 March 2017
A man has come forward following a police appeal over the theft of cash from a supermarket in Gillingham. Police issued a CCTV appeal after a local woman aged in her 40s used a self-service checkout at Asda in Station Road on Wednesday 1 February and req...
Father found guilty of murdering three-month-old son in Bournemouth28 March 2017
A father has been found guilty of the murder of his three-month-old son in Bournemouth. Robert Hinz, 34 and of Carysfort Road, was found guilty today, Tuesday 28 March 2017, of murder following a 12-day trial at Winchester Crown Court. He was also found ...
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