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  • Witness appeal after vehicle stolen from a charity in Poole

    06 February 2018
    Officers are appealing for the public's help to find a vehicle stolen from a charity that supports disabled people in Poole. The incident happened overnight between Sunday 4 February and Monday 5 February 2018 at Livability Holton Lee at Holton Heath. ...
  • Witness appeal following phone scam in Highcliffe

    02 February 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses and urging residents to remain vigilant following a series of phone scams in East Dorset. Four incidents were reported to Dorset Police on Wednesday 31 January and Thursday 1 February 2018 by residents living in Hig...
  • Update – appeal following theft of cash at supermarket in Gillingham

    02 February 2018
    A man has admitted taking cash that was left by a woman at a self-service checkout at a supermarket in Gillingham. Dorset Police received a report at around 1.30pm on Saturday 23 December 2017 from a local woman aged in her 60s, who had requested £...
  • Public appeal following theft of statue and furniture in Christchurch

    02 February 2018
    Officers investigating the theft of a statue and rare items of furniture in Christchurch are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. The bronze stag statue, which is almost life size, and a double seat and small table carved from a mango t...
  • Update - man arrested in connection with reported theft of bicycle in Wareham

    01 February 2018
    A man has been arrested in connection with the alleged theft of a bicycle in Wareham. At around 4.10pm on Friday 25 August 2017 a black Corrello mountain bike was reportedly stolen from Greens Barn. The bike was recovered in September 2017 and returned ...
  • Appeal for information after theft of mobile phone in Christchurch

    24 January 2018
    A woman who had her mobile phone stolen while she visited Christchurch Hospital has made a direct appeal for the public’s help to find it. The victim, who is aged in her 50s and from Ringwood in Hampshire, was in the pathology department at the hos...
  • Witness appeal following theft of horsebox in Bournemouth

    10 January 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following the theft of a horsebox used as part of a DJ set in Bournemouth. The horsebox was stolen from a driveway in Warwick Place in Boscombe sometime between 10pm on Monda...
  • Appeal for witnesses after theft from shop in Poole

    19 December 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses after offenders stole mobile phones and caused damage to a shop in Poole. The incident happened at around 5.55pm yesterday, Monday 18 December 2017, at Carphone Warehouse on Wessex Gate Retail Park. Three men entered...
  • Appeal to locate missing ring

    16 November 2017
    Officers are appealing for help from the public to locate a ring they believe may have been stolen in Poole. A local man aged in his 80s walked from Poole bus station to Kingland Crescent between 12.45pm and 1pm on Tuesday 14 November 2017 and was carryi...
  • Man charged in connection with attempted theft in Bournemouth

    08 November 2017
    A man is due to appear in court charged in connection with an attempted theft at a Tesco store in Bournemouth. It was reported that at around 12.30am on Monday 25 September 2017 a man entered the store on Riverside Avenue and selected a large amount of a...
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