Man jailed for rape and sexual assault in Poole23 February 2018
A man has been jailed for six years for rape and sexual assault in Poole. Anderson Cerqueira, 44 and of West Cliff Road in Bournemouth, was found guilty of rape and two counts of sexual assault at Bournemouth Crown Court on Thursday 21 December 2017.The ...
Development in investigation into the death of Louella Fletcher-Michie at Bestival22 February 2018
Detectives investigating the death of a woman at Bestival have re-arrested a man. Just before 1am on Monday 11 September 2017 officers at the event were alerted to reports of a concern for welfare of Louella Eve Fletcher-Michie, 25 and from London, who h...
Witness appeal following suspicious incident in Gillingham22 February 2018
Officers are appealing for a Good Samaritan to come forward following a suspicious incident in Gillingham. At around 5am on Friday 16 February 2018 a woman was walking along High Street when one or two men approached her. She felt someone touch her shoul...
Witness appeal following collision in Weymouth22 February 2018
Officers investigating a road traffic collision in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 5pm on Wednesday 21 February 2018 a member of the public reported witnessing a collision on Littlemoor Road invo...
CCTV appeal after threats made at Bournemouth shop21 February 2018
Officers are releasing CCTV images of a suspect following threats made in a shop in Bournemouth. It was reported that a man carrying a kitchen knife was threatening people at a shop on Windham Road. The incident occurred at around 7.25pm on Sunday 18 Fe...
Dealer jailed for drug supply offences21 February 2018
A dealer found in possession of class A drugs following a safeguarding visit by officers in Dorchester has been jailed. Warren Easterbrook, aged 25 and of no fixed abode, was sentenced to four-and-a-half years in prison at Bournemouth Crown Court on Thur...
Dorset Police celebrate exceptional contribution to policing at the Annual Awards Ceremony21 February 2018
Dorset Police recognised police officers, staff and volunteers for their exceptional contribution to policing at the Annual Awards Ceremony on Tuesday 20 February 2018. The ceremony, which took place at Queen Elizabeth’s School in Wimborne, saw a total of...
Missing woman from Christchurch found21 February 2018
Officers searching for a woman from the Christchurch area can confirm she has been found safe and well. Lillian Ballardreturned home yesterday, Tuesday 21 February 2018. We would like to thank everyone for sharing the appeal. ...
Update – man due to appear in court in connection with alleged burglary in Dorchester21 February 2018
A man is due to appear in court in connection with an alleged burglary in Dorchester. Dorset Police received a report of a burglary at an address in Prospect Road sometime between midnight and 2.40am on Sunday 3 December 2017. It was reported that three...
Man jailed following stabbing in Poole20 February 2018
A man has been jailed following a stabbing in Poole. Rory John O’Leary, aged 21 and of Belben Road in Poole, was sentenced at Bournemouth Crown Court on Wednesday 14 February 2017 to a total of three years and three months in prison. He admitted c...
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