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Missing person  July 2020  

  • Update – body found in search for man missing in the water off Portland

    01 August 2020
    Officers carrying out enquiries to locate a man who went missing in the water off Portland are sad to confirm that a body has been located. Dorset Police was called at 10.21pm on Sunday 19 July 2020 to reports a man had entered the water near the area of...
  • Renewed appeal in search for missing woman from Dorchester

    30 July 2020
    Officers searching for a woman who has gone missing from Dorchester are renewing their appeal for the public’s help to find her - with information received that also links her to the Bournemouth area. Laura Dodon, who is 43 years old, was reported ...
  • Missing woman from Dorchester – appeal for public help

    29 July 2020
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help to find a woman who has gone missing from Dorchester. Laura Dodon, 43, was last seen in Weymouth on Tuesday 21 July 2020 and was reported missing on Monday 27 July 2020 after failing to contact her famil...
  • Update in search for missing Portland man

    26 July 2020
    A body has very sadly been found in the search for missing man Thomas Gatfield from Portland. Dorset Police received a report at 10.39pm on Thursday 23 July 2020 raising concern for the welfare of the 34-year-old man after he was in mobile phone contact ...
  • Update – appeal to find missing man from Shaftesbury

    20 July 2020
    Officers searching for a man who had gone missing from Shaftesbury are pleased to update that he has returned home. Michael Harris went missing from his home in the evening of Saturday 18 July 2020 and was reported missing on Sunday 19 July 2020. We wou...
  • Update – search in Bournemouth for missing man

    08 July 2020
    Officers searching for a man who went missing in Bournemouth are pleased to confirm he has been found safe and well. Miles Thomas Bedford had been reported missing at 4.27am on Wednesday 8 July 2020 after having been in phone contact with his family a sh...
  • Missing Christchurch man found

    07 July 2020
    Officers searching for missing Christchurch man Duncan Hewitt are pleased to confirm he has been found. He had been reported missing in the early hours of Tuesday 7 July 2020 after failing to return home, having left earlier the previous day. Following ...
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