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  • Dorset Police response to London attacks

    04 June 2017
    On behalf of Dorset Police and Devon and Cornwall Police, Assistant Chief Constable Sharon Taylor said: “As details emerge from this Metropolitan-led investigation, our thoughts are with all those affected from these incidents and to all our colleag...
  • Witness appeal following aggravated burglary in Bournemouth

    04 June 2017
    Detectives investigating an aggravated burglary in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At around 12.30am today, Sunday 4 June 2017, police received a report of an incident at an address in Salisbury Road in Boscombe. The victim, a m...
  • Arson investigation in Bournemouth - witness appeal

    02 June 2017
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a suspected arson in Bournemouth. The fire is believed to have started at around 1.15pm on Thursday 1 June 2017 in an alleyway behind Shelbourne Road. The blaze spread to a number of garages and destroyed var...
  • Appeal after assault in Bournemouth

    02 June 2017
    Officers investigating an assault in Bournemouth have issued an appeal for information. The incident happened at around 6am today, Friday 2 June 2017, in Wellington Road. It was reported that the victim, a Poole woman in her 30s, was near a bench betwee...
  • Appeal for Good Samaritan to come forward following serious collision near Blandford

    02 June 2017
    Police are appealing for a Good Samaritan to come forward after a serious road traffic collision near Blandford. The collision occurred at around 6.30pm on Thursday 18 May 2017 on an unnamed road between Bulbarrow Hill and Winterborne Houghton between a ...
  • Witness appeal after assault in Gillingham

    01 June 2017
    Officers investigating an assault in Gillingham are appealing for any witnesses to the incident to come forward. The victim, a local man in his 40s, was walking his dog with his wife in the area of Chantry Fields to the rear of the town’s Waitrose ...
  • Witness appeal after report of sexual assault in Bournemouth

    31 May 2017
    Detectives are appealing for information after reports that a woman was sexually assaulted in Bournemouth. A 19-year-old local woman was walking in Coach House Place under the A338 flyover when she was reportedly grabbed by an unknown man, pulled to the ...
  • Dorset Police to name those caught drink driving during summer campaign

    01 June 2017
    Today sees the launch of the Dorset Police summer drink and drug driving campaign which is set to run until Friday 30 June. Drivers are being reminded that the consequences of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs can be devastating and those c...
  • Update: Appeal after alleged burglary in Ferndown

    31 May 2017
    Two men have been arrested in connection with an alleged burglary in Ferndown. An investigation was launched following reports of a shed being broken into overnight between Thursday 20 April and Friday 21 April 2017. It was reported that a chain saw, le...
  • Investigation into death of woman in Bournemouth

    30 May 2017
    Dorset Police is investigating the death of a woman in Bournemouth. Police were called to a house along Northey Road in Bournemouth at 10.18pm on Friday 26 May 2017 following reports that a woman was found unresponsive in a garden pond. Officers and par...
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