Update - alleged robbery in Poole19 April 2018
A man arrested in connection with a reported robbery in Poole has been released from investigation. The incident is said to have occurred at around 9.50pm on Saturday 11 November 2017 when a Poole man aged in his 20s picked up two men from outside Sainsb...
Witness appeal following arson at nature reserve in West Dorset19 April 2018
Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an arson incident at a nature reserve in West Dorset which destroyed an important historical hut. At around 11am on Saturday 14 April 2018 it was reported that an old railway hut had been set...
Update – appeal to locate wanted Bournemouth man19 April 2018
A Bournemouth man wanted for breaching the conditions of his licence has been recalled to prison. Colin Arron Standing, aged 47, was released from prison on Thursday 22 February 2018 after serving part of a sentence for burglary. Following his release, h...
Defendants jailed following raid on Ferndown home19 April 2018
Six defendants have been jailed after a man was subjected to a violent attack and computer equipment was stolen from his home in Ferndown. Keiran Gausden, aged 24 and of Kingston Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, Octavio Gomes, 19, of Pevensey, St Leonards-...
Renewed appeal following reported assault in Weymouth19 April 2018
Detectives investigating a reported assault in Weymouth are renewing their appeal for information and issuing a CCTV image of one of the suspects. At around 5.10pm on Sunday 24 December 2017 Dorset Police was called to reports of a disturbance in King St...
Family pays tribute to man who died in tragic incident in Weymouth19 April 2018
The family of a man who sadly died in an incident at Nothe Parade in Weymouth have issued a tribute. At 12.43pm on Monday 16 April 2018 Dorset Police was informed by the ambulance service of an incident at the Nothe Steps. It was reported that a boat had...
Witness appeal following burglary at store in Wareham16 April 2018
Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a break-in at a store in Wareham. At 2.19am on Monday 16 April 2018 Dorset Police was called to reports of a burglary involving two offenders at Horsey's Newsagent in North Street. Officer...
Witness appeal following alleged dangerous driving incident in Wareham17 April 2018
Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an alleged dangerous driving incident in Wareham. At 6.11pm on Friday 6 April 2018 a Nissan Navara was seen being driven from South Street into Trinity Lane in what was reported to be a dange...
Dealers sentenced following drugs warrant in Bournemouth18 April 2018
Three drug dealers have been sentenced following a warrant at an address in Bournemouth. Adam James Larkin, aged 25 and of no fixed abode, John Richard Forrester, 35 and of South Kinson Drive in Bournemouth, and Debi Jane Morris, 38 and of St Georges Dri...
Police Community Support Investigators take to the streets of Dorset18 April 2018
Dorset Police has introduced Police Community Support Investigators (PCSIs) to better meet the demands of modern policing. The 31 PCSIs will be based out of stations in Poole, Bournemouth, Blandford, Weymouth, Ferndown, Wareham and Bridport and will mean...
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