Update: Missing Poole man – public appeal31 July 2016
We are pleased to say that missing Poole man Daniel Knight has been found safe and well in Poole after he had gone missing yesterday evening, Saturday 30 July 2016. ...
Witness appeal following assault in Bournemouth31 July 2016
Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following an assault in Bournemouth town centre. The incident happened at around 2.30am on Sunday 31 July 2016 when a 23-year-old Wimborne man entered the Lower Gardens wi...
Assault in Poole - witness appeal31 July 2016
Detectives investigating an assault in Poole are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. At 2.32am on Sunday 31 July 2016 Dorset Police received a report that a man had sustained an injury following an assault in the Jolly Sa...
Appeal after reports of dangerous driving in Gillingham29 July 2016
Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information following reports of a dangerous driving incident in Gillingham. It was reported that a man driving a silver Volkswagen Golf swerved into the path of a woman who was driving a silver Ford...
Appeal after reported burglary of opticians in Poole29 July 2016
Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a reported burglary in Poole - with three men being arrested. The incident occurred at around 1.40am on Tuesday 26 July 2016 at Leightons Opticians in Poole High Str...
Witness appeal after street robbery in Bournemouth29 July 2016
Detectives in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses following a street robbery in Bournemouth. The incident happened at around 10.25pm on Thursday 28 July 2016 along Meyrick Road near to the Queens Hotel. The victim, a 15-year-old Saudi boy currently ...
Man found guilty of Blandford murder29 July 2016
A man has been found guilty of murdering his former partner in Blandford. Blandford hairdresser Katrina O'Hara, who was aged 44, was fatally stabbed on Thursday 7 January 2016 inside Jock's Barbers where she worked. Her former partner Stuart Thomas, 49 ...
Update in investigation following death of 17-year-old Jack Gudge29 July 2016
In consultation with the Crown Prosecution Service three of the four people, arrested in relation to the investigation into the death of 17-year-old Jack Gudge, have been released from police bail with no further action. Officers had been called to repo...
Dorset Police support World Day against Trafficking in Persons28 July 2016
As World Day against Trafficking in Persons takes place on Saturday 30 July 2016, police remind Dorset residents to look out for the signs. Human trafficking is a hidden crime, which takes place globally and affects people within the UK, including Dorset...
Dorset Police urging event goers to be safe this summer28 July 2016
Every year, thousands of people attend the vast array of events and festivals which are held in Dorset. The Force is asking visitors to remember some simple tips, to ensure that nothing ruins their experiences. Chief Inspector Chris Weeks, the Force lead...
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