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  • Update following alleged serious assault in Poole

    12 February 2020
    Detectives investigating a reported serious assault in Poole have arrested three people. Dorset Police received a report at 4.37pm on Monday 10 February 2020 that a man had sustained a stab wound during an altercation in the car park at Sainsbury’s...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Poole

    12 February 2020
    Officers investigating an assault in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 2am on Sunday 2 February 2020 a man aged in his 40s was walking near to Munchies on Old Orchard Road when he saw a woman in distr...
  • Man charged in connection with reported rape in Dorchester

    12 February 2020
    A man has been charged in connection with the reported rape of a 15-year-old girl in Dorchester. A 32-year-old Dorchester man is due to appear at Weymouth Magistrates' Court on Wednesday 12 February 2020 charged with rape in connection with the incident ...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with serious injury collision in Purbeck

    12 February 2020
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a serious injury road traffic collision in Purbeck. At around 8.45am on Wednesday 30 October 2019 Dorset Police received a report of a collision on Corfe Road in Stoborough near Wareham involving a stree...
  • Appeal for witnesses following serious assault in Poole

    11 February 2020
    Detectives investigating a serious assault in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at 4.37pm on Monday 10 February 2020 that a man had sustained a stab wound during an altercation i...
  • Witness appeal following burglary in North Dorset

    11 February 2020
    Officers investigating a burglary in North Dorset are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Some time between 1am on Saturday 8 February and 2pm on Sunday 9 February 2020 a burglary occurred at Ambassador Pools and Spas near...
  • Witness appeal following road incident near Dorchester

    11 February 2020
    Officers investigating an incident on the A356 near Dorchester are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 2.23pm on Thursday 30 January 2020 to a report of a collision involving a car ...
  • Update in relation to reported rape in Dorchester

    11 February 2020
    Detectives investigating the reported rape of a teenage girl in Dorchester have arrested a man. Dorset Police received a report that at around 9.20pm on Thursday 5 December 2019 a 15-year-old girl was raped in a field at St Osmund’s School in Barne...
  • Public appeal as officers search for missing man in Purbeck

    10 February 2020
    Officers carrying out searches for a missing man in Purbeck are appealing for help from the public. Patrick Guinard, aged 66 and from Woking, was reported missing to Surrey Police having last been seen at his home address at around 9am on Wednesday 5 Feb...
  • Witness appeal following burglary in Sherborne

    10 February 2020
    Officers investigating a burglary in Sherborne are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Between 10.30am and 3.45pm on Saturday 8 February 2020 a burglary occurred at an address in Ridgeway. The victims returned home and dis...
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