Man charged in connection with reported robbery in Bournemouth31 July 2017
A man has been charged in connection with a reported robbery in Bournemouth. It was reported that the alleged victim - a Thai man aged in his 20s - was approached by two men in Exeter Park Road sometime between 3am and 4am on Sunday 9 July 2017. It is al...
Update - appeal to find missing Bournemouth man31 July 2017
Officers searching for missing Bournemouth man Michael David Cook are pleased to say he has been located safe and well. The 46-year-old had not been seen since going missing from his home address on Thursday 13 July 2017. He was found in the Bournemouth ...
Man charged in relation to alleged Poole stabbing31 July 2017
A man arrested in connection with a reported stabbing in Poole has been charged and is due to appear in court today. Dorset Police received a report at around 1.20am on Saturday 29 July 2017 that a man in his 20s had sustained two deep wounds to his armp...
Witness appeal after alleged stabbing in Poole29 July 2017
Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a man was reportedly stabbed in Poole town centre. It was reported at around 1.20am today, Saturday 29 July 2017, that a man in his 20s had sustained two deep wounds to his armpit and arm following an assault ...
Appeal for witnesses after reported criminal damage in Dorchester29 July 2017
Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a number of shopfronts were damaged in Dorchester town centre. Officers were alerted to a shop alarm sounding in South Street shortly before 5am this morning, Saturday 29 July 2017. It was dis...
Update – appeal after alleged robbery in Christchurch28 July 2017
A woman arrested in connection with an alleged robbery at a home in Christchurch has been released without charge. An investigation was launched after the incident in the Oak Avenue area on the morning of Wednesday 1 February 2017. It was reported that ...
Witness appeal after boy threatened in Bournemouth28 July 2017
Detectives investigating an incident where a 12-year-old boy was reportedly threatened by two teenagers in Bournemouth are appealing for a potential witness to come forward. Dorset Police received an initial report at 3.41pm on Thursday 20 July 2017 that...
Fraudster jailed for stealing thousands of pounds from elderly woman in Poole28 July 2017
A man has been jailed for defrauding an elderly woman of around £170,000 in savings. Russell Scott Joy, 45 and of High Street in Shapwick near Blandford, was sentenced to five years and one month in prison at Bournemouth Crown Court on Friday 28 Ju...
Update – further arrest following alleged assault on Portland28 July 2017
A sixth person has been arrested in connection with an alleged assault on Portland. At 4.40am on Saturday 22 July 2017 Dorset Police received a report that several people entered an address on Fortuneswell which contained a number of men and threatened s...
Update – public appeal to find man missing from the Poole area28 July 2017
Officers searching for 67-year-old David Rumbold, who went missing from the Poole area, are pleased to say he has been found safe and well. David returned to his home address in Hampshire this morning, Friday 28 July 2017. We would like to thank everyon...
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