Arrests made as police seek witnesses who interrupted alleged robbery in Poole30 April 2016
Detectives are appealing for a group of men who interrupted an alleged robbery in Poole to make contact with them. Between 11pm and 11:30pm last night (Friday 29 April 2016), a local man in his 20s was approached by three males as he walked down an alley...
Family tribute following tragic death of Louis Harris26 April 2016
The family of teenager Louis Harris whose body was found in Weymouth Harbour have paid tribute to him. Louis went missing on Sunday 14 February 2016 following a night out in Weymouth with friends. His body was discovered in the sea close to the ferry t...
Witness appeal after alleged assault in Bournemouth28 April 2016
Detectives in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after an alleged assault - with a man and a woman being arrested. The incident happened at around 4.15pm on Sunday 24 April 2016 in the Middle Chine area o...
Final day of major incident exercise tests mortuary arrangements28 April 2016
The final day of a three-day exercise based around a serious collision tested plans to respectfully manage a large number of fatalities today (Thursday 28 April). Activities were based at the Bournemouth Public Mortuary at Holly Tree Lodge, with a simula...
UPDATE - witness appeal after alleged assault in Bournemouth28 April 2016
In relation to an alleged assault in theMiddle Chine area of West Overcliffe Drive in Bournemouth, a 35-year-old local man has been released on police bail pending further enquiries until mid-June. The incident happened at around 4.15pm on Sunday 24 Apri...
Alleged assault in Bridport – witness appeal28 April 2016
Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an alleged assault in Bridport - with one man arrested. Just after midnight on Saturday 23 April 2016 Dorset Police was called to reports of an assault outside the Greyhound public house o...
Exercise tests plan to help friends and family members27 April 2016
A three-day exercise staged around a serious multi-vehicle collision has tested how local organisations would help people recover from a major incident. While some police investigation continued at the simulated collision site near Ringwood Road in West ...
Man jailed for distraction burglary in Poole27 April 2016
A man is behind bars after tricking his way into an elderly man’s home in Poole and stealing jewellery. David Pamula, 33 and of Bournemouth, was handed a three-year jail term at Bournemouth Crown Court on Friday 8 April 2016 after pleading guilty ...
Exercise tests multi-agency response to major collision26 April 2016
A three-day exercise to test the emergency response to, and aftermath of, a serious collision started today (Tuesday 26 April 2016). The collision - involving two large coaches, a minibus, a lorry, a bicycle and five cars - was staged at a site near Ringw...
Missing Louis Harris update - body officially identified26 April 2016
A body found in Weymouth Harbour last month has been officially identified as that of missing Dorchester teenager Louis Harris. His body was discovered in the sea close to the ferry terminal on the morning of Tuesday 15 March 2016. Officers attended wit...
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