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  • Witness appeal following fatal collision near Blandford

    02 June 2018
    Officers investigating a fatal collision near Blandford are issuing an appeal for witnesses. At 5.42pm yesterday, Friday 1 June 2018, Dorset Police received a call from the fire service reporting a vehicle on fire in a field near to Whatcombe Lane in Win...
  • Witness appeal following fatal road traffic collision in Lyme Regis

    02 June 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a fatal road traffic collision in Lyme Regis. Dorset Police received a report at 10.19am today, Saturday 2 June 2018, of a collision involving a black Honda motorcycle and a silver Honda CR-V...
  • Drink Driver? You’ll be named this summer by Dorset Police

    01 June 2018
    Dorset Police is today, Friday 1 June, launching its summer drink driving campaign which is set to run until Monday 16 July to coincide with the World Cup.    Those caught will appear in court before being publicly named by the Force and have their images...
  • Update - CCTV appeal following theft of mobile phone in Swanage

    01 June 2018
    A man has come forward following a CCTV appeal into the reported theft of a mobile phone in Swanage. At around 1.10pm on Monday 7 May 2018 a woman was buying some items at the till of WH Smith on Institute Road when she placed her black Samsung Galaxy J3...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with serious collision in Shaftesbury

    31 May 2018
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a serious collision in Shaftesbury. At 1.26pm on Tuesday 12 December 2017 a two vehicle collision occurred on Salisbury Road near to the junction with Greenacre Way involving a black Hyundai i40 and a bl...
  • Appeal for witnesses following reported robbery in Weymouth

    30 May 2018
    Detectives investigating a reported robbery in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. A 15-year-old boy reported to police that he was with friends in St Mary Street near to the Trespass store at around 8.15pm on...
  • Update – appeal after reported theft of Lego in Poole

    30 May 2018
    Two women are due to appear in court in connection with a reported series of high-value Lego thefts in Poole. It was reported that on Monday 15 May 2017 at around 7.30pm four boxes of Lego, with a value of £858, were stolen from the Tesco store at ...
  • Appeal after sheep theft near Dorchester

    30 May 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward after the theft of sheep from a field near Dorchester. Dorset Police received a report that sometime overnight on Saturday 26 May 2018, 17 cream-coloured Dorset Horn and Poll...
  • Witness appeal following serious assault in Boscombe

    30 May 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was seriously assaulted in Boscombe. Sometime around 9.55pm on Tuesday 29 May 2018 the victim - a local man aged in his 50s - was drinking with friends inside a flat in Cecil Road when an...
  • Update – witness appeal following reported fail-to-stop injury collision in Poole

    29 May 2018
    Three people have been arrested in connection with an alleged fail-to-stop collision in Poole. At 2.49pm on Wednesday 18 April 2018 Dorset Police was called to reports of a road traffic collision at traffic lights on the Hunger Hill roundabout involving ...
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