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  • Update – pair due in court in connection with reported robbery in Bournemouth

    11 December 2019
    Two teenage boys are due to appear in court in connection with a reported robbery in Bournemouth. It was alleged that at around 2.45am on Wednesday 28 August 2019 a 16-year-old boy was robbed after being approached by a group of teenagers in Winton Recre...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Bournemouth

    12 December 2019
    Officers investigating a serious injury road traffic collision in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 10.36pm on Wednesday 11 December 2019 to reports of a collision...
  • #999Calls - Campaign to reduce inappropriate 999 calls

    11 December 2019
    Dorset Police has launched a campaign to help reduce demand on their contact centre during the festive season. Every Christmas and New Year, calls to 999 increase and whilst many are genuine emergencies, many are not.  Already this year the force have see...
  • Appeal for information following collision in Weymouth

    10 December 2019
    Officers are appealing for information from the public following a fail-to-stop collision in Weymouth. At around 9pm on Tuesday 10 December 2019 Dorset Police was called to reports that a silver Ford Mondeo had collided with parked vehicles in Chickerell...
  • Drink OR drive this Christmas – you can’t do both

    11 December 2019
    Dorset Police officers will be out and about in the run up to Christmas and New Year enforcing against anyone who is selfish or foolish enough to drive while under the influence of alcohol. Drivers will be breath tested if police think their driving has...
  • Witness appeal following aggravated theft of vehicle in Wareham

    11 December 2019
    Officers investigating an aggravated theft of a vehicle in Wareham are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. At about 4.30pm on Friday 6 December 2019 the victim, who is a parcel delivery driver, parked his car on Church Street and locked it befo...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Gillingham

    10 December 2019
    Officers investigating an assault in Gillingham are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 3.15pm on Sunday 8 December 2019 the victim - a local woman aged in her 60s - was walking her dog in a field near to the St ...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with reported theft in Bournemouth

    09 December 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a reported theft by finding incident in Bournemouth. It was reported that between 1.30pm and 1.50pm on Saturday 10 August 2019 a man aged in his 50s had used the self-service till at Asda off St Pauls Ro...
  • Witness appeal following fatal road traffic collision near Weymouth

    08 December 2019
    Officers investigating a fatal road traffic collision near Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at 5.38pm on Sunday 8 December 2019 of a collision on the B3157 Coast...
  • Witness appeal following altercation in Bridport

    06 December 2019
    Officers investigating an altercation in Bridport are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. The incident occurred at around 5pm on Sunday 1 December 2019 in North Allington. Two women aged in their 50s, who are known to each other, were reportedly...
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