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  • Update – witness appeal following reported rape in Bournemouth

    18 May 2018
    A man arrested in connection with an alleged rape in Bournemouth has been released without charge. Dorset Police received a report that a Bournemouth woman aged in her 30s was raped by a man in Kings Park at around 9.30am on Saturday 9 September 2017. A...
  • Update – further arrest in connection with reported assault in Weymouth

    17 May 2018
    A second man has been arrested in connection with a reported assault in Weymouth. At around 5.10pm on Sunday 24 December 2017 Dorset Police was called to reports of a disturbance in King Street. Officers attended and found two injured men outside the Ea...
  • Update – man charged in connection with reported burglary in Weymouth

    17 May 2018
    A man has been charged in connection with a reported burglary in Weymouth. Dorset Police received a report that a burglary had occurred at an address in Milton Crescent between 8.30pm and 8.45pm on Wednesday 21 February 2018. The offender had allegedly ...
  • Witness appeal after fail-to-stop collision on Portland

    16 May 2018
    Officers investigating an incident where a vehicle collided with a parked car and did not stop at the scene are appealing for witnesses. The victim had parked her black Volkswagen Golf on the road in Chiswell yesterday evening, Tuesday 15 May 2018. At a...
  • Witness appeal following attempted robbery in Bournemouth

    16 May 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an attempted robbery in Bournemouth. At around 10.25am on Monday 14 May 2018 a 33-year-old local man was walking along Riverside Avenue near to the Tesco entrance, playing on his phone and li...
  • Update – two men arrested following reported theft of tools in East Dorset

    15 May 2018
    Two men have been arrested after a number of petrol tools were reportedly stolen from an outbuilding in East Dorset. It was reported that the tools were taken from a secure building at the Avon Heath Country Park at around 8.20pm on Wednesday 4 April 201...
  • Appeal for information after reported altercation in Gillingham

    15 May 2018
    Detectives continue to investigate reports of an altercation where a man sustained stab wounds in Gillingham and are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Officers were called at 11.17pm on Sunday 13 May 2018 to the incident that is alleged to have oc...
  • Man arrested following CCTV appeal after collision in Bournemouth

    15 May 2018
    A man has been arrested following a CCTV appeal after a road traffic collision in Bournemouth. At 10.09am today, Tuesday 15 May 2018, Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to reports of a collision in West Way involving a silver Citroen Saxo....
  • Charges following alleged assault in Gillingham

    15 May 2018
    Detectives investigating reports of an alleged assault where a man sustained stab wounds in Gillingham have charged two men and a teenage girl. Officers were called at 11.17pm on Sunday 13 May 2018 to the incident in the car park at the Red Lion pub, Hig...
  • Witness appeal following knifepoint robbery in Shaftesbury

    14 May 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward after a teenager was robbed at knifepoint in Shaftesbury. The victim, who is 15 years old, was walking down an alleyway which runs between Lane-Side and Longmead sometime b...
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