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  • Update – arrests following reported commercial burglaries in Weymouth

    13 April 2018
    A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with reported break-ins at two commercial premises in Weymouth. Dorset Police received a report at around 7.30pm on Sunday 11 March 2018 of a break-in at the Fun Factory on the Granby Industrial Estate. ...
  • Update – witness appeal following reported attempted robbery in Weymouth

    11 April 2018
    Two men arrested in connection with an alleged attempted robbery in Weymouth have been released without charge. Dorset Police received a report of an incident at around 10.20pm on Friday 6 October 2017 on Custom House Quay outside Rendezvous. It was all...
  • E-fit appeal after indecent exposure in Bournemouth

    11 April 2018
    Officers are releasing an e-fit of a suspect following a report of an indecent exposure in Bournemouth. The incident happened at around 7.15pm on Thursday 22 March 2018 when the victim - a woman aged in her 30s - was running along Bournemouth promenade. ...
  • Sudden death of man in Poole – witness appeal

    11 April 2018
    Officers investigating the sudden death of a man on behalf of the coroner are appealing for a potential witness to come forward. At around 10pm on Wednesday 21 February 2018 Dorset Police received a call from Poole Hospital reporting that a man had been ...
  • Witness appeal following robbery in Poole

    10 April 2018
    Detectives are appealing for anyone with information to come forward after a teenage boy was robbed in Poole. The 14-year-old victim was near to the public toilets at Canford Cliffs beach with his girlfriend at around 8.50pm on Friday 6 April 2018 when h...
  • Update – witness appeal following alleged assault in Bournemouth

    09 April 2018
    A man arrested in connection with an alleged assault in Bournemouth has been released without charge. At 12.35am on Tuesday 12 December 2017 it was reported that three men had entered an address in Lowther Gardens and assaulted a man. The alleged offend...
  • New Chief Constable takes up role at Dorset Police

    06 April 2018
    Dorset Police’s new Chief Constable has officially taken up his post. James Vaughan began his new role on Saturday 7 April 2018, taking over from retiring Chief Constable Debbie Simpson. He said: “I consider it an honour and privilege to tak...
  • Witness appeal following robbery in Bournemouth

    09 April 2018
    Detectives investigating a robbery in Bournemouth are appealing for any potential witnesses to come forward. At 11am on Saturday 7 April 2018 a robbery occurred on the footpath from West Overcliff Drive to Alum Chine car park near the Tropical Gardens. ...
  • Appeal for witnesses following assault in Bournemouth

    08 April 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following an assault in Bournemouth. The incident happened at approximately 3.25am on Saturday 7 April 2018 on Old Christchurch Road. The victim - a 16-year-old local boy ...
  • Appeal for witnesses following reported assault in Weymouth

    06 April 2018
    Officers investigating the reported assault of two men in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. It was reported that an altercation involving a group of people occurred at around 6.10am on Sunday 1 April 2018 outside Boombox night club on...
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