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  • Update to sheep worrying incident near Shaftesbury

    11 May 2018
    Officers investigating an attack on sheep near Shaftesbury have identified the owner of the dogs involved. At around 3.10pm on Saturday 10 March 2018 Dorset Police received a report of two dogs attacking sheep in the area of Hawkers Hill Farm. The dogs i...
  • Update - Police day of action in West Dorset

    11 May 2018
    A man is due to appear in court this month charged in connection with drug offences. On Monday 6 November 2017 officers carried out a day of action in Bridport, Dorchester and Weymouth as part of an ongoing operation to target suspected drug dealers and ...
  • Update – witness appeal following reported stabbing in Boscombe

    11 May 2018
    A second man has been arrested in connection with an alleged stabbing in Boscombe. Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service just before 8pm on Wednesday 2 May 2018 to Windsor Road following reports that a man had sustained stab wounds to his upp...
  • Dorset Police partners with local BID to enhance policing in Ferndown

    11 May 2018
    Dorset Police has joined forces with the Ferndown and Uddens Business Improvement District (BID) working together to build community safety on the industrial estates and in the wider Ferndown area. The BID has funded an electric vehicle for use by the ...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Poole

    11 May 2018
    Detectives investigating an assault in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The victim, a Poole man aged in his 20s, was walking along Castle Street at around 10.35pm on Monday 7 May 2018 when another man approach...
  • Man due to appear in court in connection with a fatal collision in Bournemouth

    11 May 2018
    A man is due to appear in court this month in connection with an alleged fail-to-stop fatal collision in Bournemouth. At around 10.39pm on Tuesday 3 October 2017 it was reported that a collision involving a cyclist had occurred on the A338 Spur Road sout...
  • Two men due in court in connection with drug offences in Gillingham

    10 May 2018
    Two men are due to appear in court in connection with drug offences in Gillingham. Officers attended an address in Cloverfields on Thursday 17 November 2016 following community intelligence about the alleged production and supply of cannabis. A 22-year-...
  • Update - reported theft of bicycle in Wareham

    10 May 2018
    A man arrested in connection with the alleged theft of a bicycle in Wareham has been released from investigation. 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 ...
  • Update - CCTV appeal following burglary at address in Bournemouth

    09 May 2018
    Detectives investigating a reported burglary in Bournemouth have arrested a man. The incident is reported to have occurred in the Springbourne area at the address of a vulnerable woman aged in her 60s. At around 5.30pm on Saturday 10 February 2018, CCTV...
  • Update - reported serious assault in Blandford

    09 May 2018
    Three men arrested in connection with a reported serious assault in Blandford have been released on police bail while enquiries continue. Officers were called at 9.12pm on Monday 7 May 2018 to Damory Court Street following reports that a 31-year-old man ...
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