Update following appeal to locate missing woman from Poole22 November 2017
Officers investigating the disappearance of missing Poole woman Valerie Pitman have issued an update. At 5.57am today, Wednesday 22 November 2017, the body of a woman was discovered in the water between Middle Chine and Alum Chine. While formal identifi...
Investigation into disappearance of Gaia Pope - update20 November 2017
Three people arrested in connection with the disappearance of Gaia Pope have this morning been released from police investigation without any further action. At around 3pm on Saturday 18 November 2017, specialist search teams discovered the body of a wo...
Further update in the investigation into disappearance of Gaia Pope19 November 2017
Detectives investigating the disappearance of Gaia Pope are issuing an update. At around 3pm yesterday, Saturday 18 November 2017, specialist search teams discovered the body of a woman near the coastal path and the field where items of her clothing were...
Search for missing teenager Gaia Pope – body found18 November 2017
Officers searching for missing teenager Gaia Pope have discovered the body of a woman near Swanage. The discovery was made at around 3pm today, Saturday 18 November 2017, by specialist search teams near the coastal path and the field where items of her c...
Update - appeal to find missing girl from Bournemouth18 November 2017
Missing 15-year-old Bournemouth girl Sophie Bruin has been found safe and well. Sophie left her home in Overcliff Drive in Southbourne at around 9.30am this morning, Saturday 18 November 2017, to go for a walk and had not been seen since. Chief Inspecto...
Search for missing teenager Gaia Pope - update16 November 2017
A cordon is in place following the discovery of items of women’s clothing in a field near Swanage. The discovery was made at 10.28am today, Thursday 16 November 2017, by a member of the public in an area of open land north of the coastal path. The...
Investigation following disappearance of Gaia Pope - new CCTV images15 November 2017
Detectives are releasing CCTV images of Gaia Pope that were taken less than an hour before she disappeared. Gaia, 19 and from Langton Matravers, was staying at an address in Swanage when she disappeared on the afternoon of Tuesday 7 November 2017. Less ...
Statement from family of Gaia Pope14 November 2017
The family of Gaia Pope would like to make the following statement: We want to express our deepest gratitude to the police, other emergency services and the huge numbers of volunteers and well wishers. The massive effort to find Gaia has been great comf...
Update following investigation into missing teenager Gaia Pope14 November 2017
Detectives investigating the disappearance of Swanage teenager Gaia Pope have released a man and a woman under investigation. Gaia, 19 and from Langton Matravers, was staying at an address in Swanage when she disappeared on the afternoon of Tuesday 7 Nov...
Renewed appeal in search for missing teenager Gaia Pope09 November 2017
Officers searching for missing Purbeck teenager Gaia Pope are renewing their appeal for information, with an updated description of what she was wearing when she was last seen. Gaia, 19, who lives in Langton Matravers, was staying at an address in Swanag...
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