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  • Update – public appeal following death of a man in Shaftesbury

    08 March 2018
    Two men arrested in connection with the death of a man in Shaftesbury have been released without charge. On Tuesday 17 October 2017 the ambulance service was called to an address in Lane Side following reports that a local man had suffered a cardiac arre...
  • Renewed photo appeal for missing Swanage man

    07 March 2018
    Officers continuing to search for missing Swanage man Gerald Turner are releasing a new photo of him. The 67-year-old was reported missing at 11.30am on Sunday 4 March 2018, having last been seen at his home address in Church Hill at around 3am. Searche...
  • Update – CCTV appeal following reported burglary in Weymouth

    07 March 2018
    Officers investigating a reported burglary in Weymouth have arrested a man. Dorset Police received a report that a burglary had occurred at an address in Milton Crescent between 8.30pm and 8.45pm on Wednesday 21 February 2018. The offender had allegedly...
  • Witness appeal following fatal collision on the A30 near Sherborne

    07 March 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a fatal collision on the A30 near Sherborne. Dorset Police was called at 7.54pm yesterday, Tuesday 6 March 2018, by Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service to reports of a road traffic c...
  • Witness appeal following reported assault in Poole

    06 March 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was reportedly assaulted following an altercation in Poole. Sometime between 11.45am and midday on Saturday 3 March 2018 it was reported that an altercation occurred between two men in the ...
  • Witness appeal following fail-to-stop collision in Corfe Castle

    06 March 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following a fail-to-stop collision in Corfe Castle. At approximately 3.30pm on Thursday 1 March 2018 it was reported that a vehicle collided with the Greyhound Inn in The Squ...
  • Update - appeal for witnesses following reported serious assault in Christchurch

    05 March 2018
    Three men have been arrested in connection with a reported serious assault in the Christchurch area. Shortly before 10.15pm on Thursday 1 March 2018 Dorset Police received a report of an altercation involving four men in Barrack Road, near to the junctio...
  • Searches continue for missing Swanage man

    05 March 2018
    Officers continuing to search for missing Swanage man Gerald Turner are releasing CCTV footage showing a potential sighting of him. The 67-year-old was reported missing at 11.30am on Sunday 4 March 2018, having last been seen at his home address in Churc...
  • Appeal after assault involving dog walkers in Bournemouth

    05 March 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted following an altercation between two dog walkers in Bournemouth. The incident happened at around 1.45pm on Thursday 22 February 2018 on Southbourne Coast Road. The victim - a man aged in his...
  • Public appeal in search for missing man from Swanage

    04 March 2018
    Officers searching for a missing Swanage man are appealing for help from the public to find him. Gerald Turner, aged 67, was last seen at his home address in Church Hill at around 3am today, Sunday 4 March 2018. He was reported missing at around 11.30am ...
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