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  • Appeal for information following suspicious fire in Weymouth

    21 July 2020
    Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward following two fires in Weymouth that are believed to have been started deliberately. At around 12.15am on Tuesday 21 July 2020 officers attended two fires near to each other on the heathl...
  • Appeal for information following criminal damage to taxi in Poole

    21 July 2020
    Officers investigating an incident in Poole where damage was caused to a taxi are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. At around midday on Thursday 9 July 2020 the victim was driving his silver Mercedes E220 along Ashley Road when he no...
  • Witness appeal following road traffic collision in Bournemouth

    20 July 2020
    Officers investigating a serious road traffic collision in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. At 8.39am on Monday 20 July 2020 Dorset Police received a report of a collision at the Redhill rou...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Wimborne

    20 July 2020
    Officers investigating an assault in Wimborne are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 6.41pm on Sunday 19 June 2020 to reports of an assault on a 16-year-old boy at Eye Bridge. The incident is r...
  • Falling crime highlights rapid progress by Dorset Police

    17 July 2020
    Dorset Police has seen a 2.3 per cent drop in recorded crime, according to new figures released on Friday 17 July 2020. Data released by the Office for National Statistics, shows the Force has reversed a previous rise in crime in just six months.Following...
  • Witness appeal following reported assault and public order incident in Poole

    17 July 2020
    Detectives investigating a reported assault and public order incident in Poole are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at 11.51pm on Thursday 16 July 2020 of a fight involving a group of...
  • Image appeal following reported sexual assault in Purbeck – man arrested

    17 July 2020
    Detectives investigating a reported sexual assault in Purbeck have arrested a man. The incident is reported to have occurred during the night of Wednesday 15 July 2020 into the morning of Thursday 16 July 2020 in the area of Durlston Country Park near Sw...
  • Dorset Police pilot partnership with Portland Port Police

    17 July 2020
    Dorset Police and Portland Port Police have signed a Memorandum of Understanding. The signing took place on Friday 17 July 2020 and formalises a working relationship, which will see the two services support each other to keep the area safe for both loc...
  • Communities and visitors urged to enjoy summer holidays in Dorset safely

    16 July 2020
    Partner agencies in Dorset are urging communities and visitors to the county to enjoy the summer holidays safely. With the school summer term due to finish for many this week, councils, emergency services and other organisations have been busy preparing ...
  • Man charged following reported suspicious fire in Dorchester

    16 July 2020
    A man has been charged in connection with a fire that is alleged to have been started deliberately in Dorchester. Dorset Police was called at 4.07am on Monday 29 June 2020 to a report of a fire at a block of flats on Bitter End. The surrounding roads we...

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