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August 2021  

  • Collision in Dorchester – witness appeal

    31 August 2021
    Officers investigating a collision in Dorchester involving a pedestrian and a lorry are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 9.22am on Tuesday 31 August 2021 to reports of an injury collision in Weymouth Avenue near to Tes...
  • Operation Vigilant patrols in Weymouth

    31 August 2021
    Dorset Police's Operation Vigilant initiative, which aims to reduce the risk to vulnerable people enjoying a night out and identify and deter sexual offenders, has had another successful weekend. The pilot initiative was first launched in Bournemouth tow...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Beaminster

    30 August 2021
    Officers investigating a serious injury collision in Beaminster are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. At around 12.55pm on Monday 30 August 2021 a serious road traffic collision occurred on the A3066 Bridport Road involving an orange Kawasaki ...
  • Witness appeal following reported assault in Christchurch

    29 August 2021
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault in Christchurch that left a man with a serious head injury are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report relating to an altercation involving four or fi...
  • Advice to public following reported fraud and robbery incidents in Bournemouth

    29 August 2021
    Detectives investigating a spate of reported fraud and robbery incidents in Bournemouth are urging members of the public to remain vigilant while enjoying a night out in the town. Detectives from Bournemouth CID are investigating five similar incidents t...
  • Appeal for information following suspected arson in Shaftesbury

    28 August 2021
    Officers investigating a suspected arson in Shaftesbury are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police was alerted by the fire service, which had responded to a report at around 12pm on Friday 27 August 2021 of a fi...
  • Witness appeal following serious road traffic collision in Poole

    27 August 2021
    Officers investigating a serious injury road traffic collision in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at 8.17pm on Thursday 26 August 2021 in relation to a collision a...
  • Witness appeal following alleged robbery and assault in Bournemouth

    27 August 2021
    Detectives investigating an alleged robbery and assault in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward - with two men arrested. At around 9pm on Thursday 26 August 2021 the victims - two teenage boys - were in Beauf...
  • Pair arrested for drug offences in Weymouth

    27 August 2021
    Officers who were taking part in an operation to tackle suspected county lines drug dealers in Weymouth have arrested two people and seized a significant quantity of suspected illegal drugs. At around 4pm on Wednesday 25 August 2021 officers from Dorset ...
  • Appeal for information following collision in Weymouth

    26 August 2021
    Officers investigating a road traffic collision in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at around 10.50pm on Tuesday 24 August 2021 of a single vehicle collision in Melcombe Aven...

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