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  • Summer drink driving campaign – more than 50 people now charged

    06 July 2018
    A further 14 people have been charged with drink driving offences during Dorset Police’s summer drink driving campaign. They are due to appear at courts in Poole and Weymouth this month. In total 53 people have been charged since the campaign begun...
  • Witness appeal following indecent exposure in Poole

    06 July 2018
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help to identify a man who indecently exposed himself in Poole. At around 10am on Monday 2 July 2018 a woman aged in her 30s was running through Branksome Chine with her dog when she saw a man indecently expo...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury fail-to-stop collision in Sturminster Newton

    06 July 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a serious injury fail-to-stop collision in Sturminster Newton. At around 7.20pm yesterday, Thursday 5 July 2018, Dorset Police was called to reports of a collision on Manston Road, at the jun...
  • Appeal for information following theft of bike in Wareham

    05 July 2018
    Officers investigating the theft of a pedal bike in Wareham are appealing for anyone with information to come forward - with an image of the bike being released. The bright yellow Voodoo Bizango bicycle, which belongs to a 13-year-old boy, was taken from...
  • Witness appeal following series of thefts from vans in Sherborne

    05 July 2018
    Officers investigating a series of thefts from vans in Sherborne are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. A total of six vans were targeted on the night of Tuesday 26 June 2018 and police are warning vehicle owners to take ...
  • Renewed photo appeal following robbery in Bournemouth

    04 July 2018
    Detectives investigating a robbery on a teenage boy in Bournemouth are issuing new photos of the stolen bike. At around 6.35pm on Friday 15 June 2018 a 14-year-old boy was riding his black mountain bike along the cycle path that runs between the A338 and...
  • Witness appeal after suspicious fires in Weymouth

    03 July 2018
    Detectives are appealing for the public’s help after arsonists set two large fires in Weymouth. At around 2am today, Tuesday 3 July 2018, two areas of grassland were set alight near to Upwey railway station, by the footpath at the end of The Finche...
  • Witness appeal following theft of vehicle and collision in Poole

    02 July 2018
    Officers investigating a collision involving a reported stolen vehicle in Poole are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At 7.05am today, Monday 2 July 2018, it was reported that a Chevrolet was stolen from outside an address in Christopher Crescent....
  • Witness appeal following a number of assaults in Sherborne

    01 July 2018
    Detectives investigating a number of assaults in Sherborne that are likely to be linked are asking witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. The first incident occurred at about 12.50am on Sunday 1 July 2018 in the White Hart pub on Cheap St...
  • Update – boy due in court in connection with reported criminal damage on bus in Bournemouth

    29 June 2018
    A boy has been charged and is due to appear in court in connection with an incident of reported criminal damage on a bus in Bournemouth. It was reported that at around 9.49pm on Wednesday 17 January 2018 two male suspects had used an emergency escape ham...
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