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  • Update - man charged in connection with Bournemouth murder investigation

    12 August 2020
    Detectives investigating the death of a man in Bournemouth have charged a man with murder and two counts of attempted murder. Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service at 2.20am on Friday 19 June 2020 in relation to reports that a 45-year-old man...
  • Man charged in connection with murder investigation in Poole

    12 August 2020
    Detectives investigating the death of a man in Poole following an alleged stabbing have charged a man with murder. At 7.36pm on Sunday 9 August 2020 Dorset Police was called to a report of a stabbing at an address in Rossmore Road. Officers attended, al...
  • Road traffic collision in Ferndown – motorists ask to avoid the area

    11 August 2020
    Police dealing with a road traffic collision on the A31 in Ferndown are asking motorists to please avoid the area. At 4.44am on Tuesday 11 August 2020 Dorset Police received a report of a road traffic collision at the Ameysford roundabout in Ferndown. A...
  • Murder investigation launched in Poole

    10 August 2020
    Detectives have launched a murder investigation following the death of a man after an alleged stabbing in Poole. At 7.36pm on Sunday 9 August 2020 Dorset Police was called to a report of a stabbing at an address in Rossmore Road. Officers attended, alon...
  • Update following reported stabbing in Poole

    10 August 2020
    Detectives investigating a reported stabbing in Poole have made a further arrest. Dorset Police was called at 6.11am on Friday 7 August 2020 to reports of a stabbing in Adastral Road outside Magna Academy. A local man aged in his 30s sustained injuries...
  • Witness appeal following reported assault on Portland

    10 August 2020
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault on Portland are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 1.30am on Sunday 9 August 2020 officers attended a report of an assault on Fortuneswell. It is alleged that two loca...
  • Witness appeal following reported shooting incident in Blandford

    10 August 2020
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a reported shooting incident in Blandford. Dorset Police was called at 3.17pm on Sunday 9 August 2020 by the ambulance service to reports a woman had been shot with a BB gun as she was gett...
  • Witness appeal following indecent exposure incident in Poole

    09 August 2020
    Officers are appealing for any witnesses to come forward following an indecent exposure incident in Poole. Sometime between 2.55pm and 3.10pm on Saturday 8 August 2020 the victim - a local woman aged in her 20s - was walking along a secluded section of T...
  • Witness appeal following sexual assault in Weymouth

    08 August 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a teenager was sexually assaulted in Weymouth. The victim - who is 14 years old - was standing on the pavement on The Esplanade near to the King’s Statue at around 2.40pm on Tuesday 4 Augus...
  • Marine operation sees agencies join forces on the water

    07 August 2020
    Dorset Police and partner agencies got together for a day of action on land and sea along Dorset’s coastline on Saturday 1 August 2020, following increasing concerns about speeding watercraft. Police joined officers from Poole Harbour Commissioners...
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