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  • Witness appeal following reported racially aggravated incident in Bournemouth

    10 June 2020
    Officers investigating a reported racially aggravated incident in Bournemouth are appealing for the victims to come forward to assist with the investigation. Dorset Police received a report at 4.21pm on Monday 8 June 2020 of a man shouting racially aggra...
  • Appeal following racially aggravated incident near Wareham

    08 June 2020
    Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward following a racially aggravated incident near Wareham. At around 3.10pm on Tuesday 26 May 2020 the victim, a man aged in his 40s, was walking through Stoborough pushing another man in a w...
  • Update – man arrested in connection with alleged hate crime on Portland

    18 February 2020
    A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged hate crime on Portland following a CCTV appeal. It was reported that at around 8.20pm on Tuesday 28 January 2020 the driver of the number 1 First bus stopped at Victoria Square to allow passengers on....
  • Racially aggravated incident in Bournemouth – appeal to locate suspect

    15 August 2019
    Officers investigating a racially aggravated public order incident in Bournemouth are appealing for help from the public to locate the suspect. At 9.31pm on Tuesday 23 July 2019 a woman aged in her 40s and from Christchurch was walking along Stourwood Av...
  • Witness appeal following hate crime incident in Bournemouth

    01 August 2019
    Officers investigating a hate crime incident in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 9.25am on Monday 8 July 2019 the victim, who is a Jewish woman, was on Manor Road when a man walking behind her ...
  • Appeal following reported racial abuse incident on bus in Bournemouth

    30 April 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was reportedly racially abusive to a passenger on a bus in Bournemouth. At around 10.30am on Friday 26 April 2019 Dorset Police was called to reports that a man had been racially abusive to...
  • Racially aggravated public order offence in Weymouth – appeal for victim to come forward

    07 November 2018
    Officers are appealing for the victim of a racial abuse incident in Weymouth to come forward. At around 12.15pm on Saturday 3 November 2018 an Asian woman was walking along Gloucester Mews when a second woman, who was among a group of people, shouted rac...
  • Update – photo appeal following reported hate crime incident in Poole

    08 August 2018
    A man has come forward in connection with a reported assault and racially aggravated public order incident in Poole. It was reported that at around 12.05am on Sunday 8 July 2018 the victim, a male taxi driver aged in his 40s, picked up two men and a woma...
  • Dorset Police support Hate Crime Awareness Week

    13 October 2017
    Dorset Police is supporting Hate Crime Awareness Week as part of its commitment to increase reporting and tackle these crimes. The week runs from 14 – 21 October 2017. Hate crime is defined as any criminal offence which is perceived, by the victim, or an...
  • Witness appeal following racial abuse incident in Highcliffe

    28 September 2017
    Officers investigating an incident in which a woman was racially abused in Highcliffe are appealing for information from the public. Sometime between 9.30pm and 9.45pm on Tuesday 26 September 2017 a woman was walking along Lymington Road close to the Co-...
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