Update - appeal to locate man wanted in connection with thefts from vehicles in Poole22 September 2017
Officers have arrested a man in connection with a series of thefts from vehicles in Poole following a wanted appeal. Daniel Philip Upson, aged 42 and of no fixed abode, was wanted in connection with breaks to motor vehicles in the Canford Cliffs area sin...
Dorset Police release use of force figures21 September 2017
Dorset Police have today, Friday 22 September, released figures on the use of force by officers, in support of the Home Office Annual Data Review (ADR) requirement. From 1 April 2017, a new way of recording use of force tactics became mandatory for all p...
CCTV appeal after thefts from Bournemouth hotels22 September 2017
Officers are releasing a CCTV image of a suspect following thefts from two hotels in Bournemouth. The first incident happened at Hotel Riviera in West Cliff Gardens on Tuesday 25 July 2017. A man entered the hotel through the kitchen door, walked through...
Appeal to find elderly woman’s stolen handbag22 September 2017
A woman has appealed for the public’s help to find her stolen handbag which contained a cherished love letter from her late husband. At around 10.30am on Monday 11 September 2017, 84-year-old Cathy was shopping in Waitrose in Christchurch when her ...
Street robbery in Bournemouth – renewed CCTV appeal21 September 2017
Detectives investigating a street robbery in Bournemouth have issued CCTV images of the suspects and are renewing their appeal for the public’s help to identify them. At approximately 8.30pm on Sunday 16 July 2017 a group of four boys and two girls...
Update - appeal to find woman who went missing while walking in Swanage20 September 2017
A woman who was reported missing after visiting Swanage has returned home safe and well. Mary Harper, 56 and from Surrey, was last seen at 11.45am on Tuesday 19 September 2017, as she walked near Durlston Castle with her husband and family members. She ...
Burglary in Bournemouth - witness appeal20 September 2017
Officers in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses after a burglary. The incident happened at around 8.20am on Tuesday 19 September 2017, at a house along Ensbury Park Road. The victim - a man aged in his 20s - heard a noise in an upstairs bedroom. He ...
Update - appeal after reported assault in Wareham20 September 2017
A man who was arrested following a reported assault in Wareham has been released under investigation. At 8.23pm on Monday 18 September 2017, officers were called to reports of a disturbance at an address in Brixey’s Lane. A 41-year-old local man s...
Update - appeal to locate wanted Bournemouth woman19 September 2017
A woman wanted by detectives for breaching her licence conditions has been arrested. Kelly Louise Bignell, aged 36, was released from prison on Monday 11 September 2017 after serving part of a 16-month sentence for assault occasioning actual bodily harm....
Man jailed for stabbing in Bournemouth19 September 2017
A man has been jailed for two years and five months after admitting to stabbing a man twice in Bournemouth. Joshua Reid-Campbell, aged 21 and of no fixed abode, was sentenced at Bournemouth Crown Court on Tuesday 19 September 2017 after pleading guilty t...
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