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  • Christmas drink and drug driving campaign – 24 further people charged

    02 January 2018
    A further 24 people have been charged with drink or drug driving offences as part of Dorset Police’s Christmas drink and drug driving campaign. They are due to appear at court in Poole and Weymouth during January, February and March 2018. The camp...
  • Eye injury to 13-year-old boy after NYE incident in Poole

    01 January 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to an incident that has left a 13-year-old boy with an eye injury. The boy was walking along Wimborne Road close to its junction with Tatnam Road and the Co-op food store between 8pm and 8:15pm on New Year's Eve (31...
  • Appeal for information following robbery in Canford Cliffs area

    31 December 2017
    Police are investigating the suspected robbery of a man in Spur Hill Avenue, Poole at around 12:30am in the early hours of this morning (Sunday 31 December 2017). The victim - a man in his 40s - was walking home from a night out in Penn Hillwhen he was p...
  • UPDATED: Officers plea to driver of fail-to-stop fatal collision in Dorchester to come forward

    29 December 2017
    Officers have launched a direct plea to the driver of the vehicle that killed a woman in Dorchester to do the right thing and come forward. Police were called at 7.46pm on Wednesday 27 December 2017, to reports of a collision between a pedestrian and a c...
  • Update – witness appeal following reported stabbing in Bournemouth

    29 December 2017
    Two people arrested in connection with a reported stabbing in Bournemouth have been released without charge. At 6.37am on Wednesday 6 December 2017 officers were called to an address in Crabton Close Road. A man was found with a stab wound to his should...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Weymouth

    28 December 2017
    Detectives are appealing for any witnesses to come forward following an assault in Weymouth. At around 5.10pm on Sunday 24 December 2017 Dorset Police was called to reports of a disturbance in King Street. Officers attended and found two injured men out...
  • Renewed appeal following reported fail-to-stop collision in Dorchester

    28 December 2017
    Officers are renewing their appeal for witnesses or anyone with information after a reported fail-to-stop fatal collision in Dorchester. Police were called at 7.46pm yesterday, Wednesday 27 December 2017, to reports of a collision between a pedestrian an...
  • Appeal for witnesses following road traffic collision in Weymouth

    28 December 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a road traffic collision in Weymouth. At 10.50am today, Thursday 28 December 2017, Dorset Police was called to reports of a collision on Avenue Road near to the junction with Walpole Street i...
  • Witness appeal following serious collision on A35 near Dorchester

    27 December 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a serious collision on the A35 near Dorchester. The collision occurred to the west of Winterbourne Abbas just before 3.30pm today, Wednesday 27 December 2017 between two cars - a blue Ford Fiesta...
  • Update - fatal collision on A35 near Dorchester

    27 December 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses after a fatal collision on the A35 near Dorchester. The collision occurred to the west of Winterbourne Abbas just before 3.30pm today, Wednesday 27 December 2017 between two cars - a blue Ford Fiesta and a red Volkswa...
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