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  • Witness appeal following serious road traffic collision in Dorchester

    14 September 2018
    Officers investigating a serious road traffic collision in Dorchester are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. At 4.10pm today, Friday 14 September 2018, Dorset Police was informed by the ambulance service about the incide...
  • Family tribute to woman who died in collision in Weymouth

    14 September 2018
    The family of a woman who sadly died in a collision in Weymouth has paid tribute to her. At 10.05am on Wednesday 22 August 2018, Dorset Police received a report of a collision involving a red Citroen C4 Picasso and a pedestrian outside Weymouth Community...
  • Knife amnesty in Dorset: 18 - 21 September 2018

    13 September 2018
    No good can come of carrying a knife, so bin it. This is the message from Dorset Police as it launches a knife amnesty in the county. Between Tuesday 18 September and Friday 21 September 2018 members of the public can dispose of unwanted knives and bl...
  • Update – man charged in connection with reported assault in Ferndown

    12 September 2018
    A man has been charged in connection with an alleged assault in Ferndown. It was reported that a local woman aged in her 70s was walking her dog along Church Road near to the Village Hall when the incident occurred at around 1.40pm on Tuesday 4 September...
  • Dorset Police warn of iTunes scams

    12 September 2018
    Dorset Police are warning Dorset residents of the increasing use of scams where iTunes vouchers are requested as payment tothe fraudsters. Telephone and email scammers tell the victims that the payment can be for any number of purported reasons, includin...
  • Murder investigation in Christchurch – family tribute

    10 September 2018
    An event is being held in Christchurch for people to remember Sharon Perrett. 37-year-old Sharon was sadly pronounced dead at an address in Park Gardens in the early hours of Sunday 26 August 2018. Officers are investigating the circumstances of her dea...
  • Witness appeal following reported assaults in Weymouth

    10 September 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following reported assaults in Weymouth. At around 4.15am on Saturday 8 September 2018 a man was reportedly assaulted on The Esplanade. The victim, aged in his 20s and from Bridgwater in Somerset, su...
  • Update – man appears in court in connection with collision in Blandford

    10 September 2018
    A man has appeared in court in connection with a collision in Blandford. At 3.25pm on Sunday 10 June 2018 a road traffic collision occurred on the A354 involving a white Land Rover and a silver Skoda Fabia. The front seat passenger of the Land Rover, a ...
  • Appeal following fatal collision in Bournemouth

    09 September 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to a fatal collision in Bournemouth to get in to contact. At around 2.30pm today, Sunday 9 September 2018, a serious road traffic collision occurred on Ringwood Road outside the Turbary Retail Park involving a green K...
  • Update – appeal following incident at Lodmoor Country Park

    07 September 2018
    A man is due to appear at court in connection with an incident where a man allegedly threatened a member of the public in Weymouth. At 4.48pm on Friday 18 May 2018 Dorset Police was called to reports of a man with a Swiss Army pen knife in Lodmoor Countr...
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