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  • Update – man charged following alleged shoplifting in Gillingham

    24 August 2017
    A man has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged shoplifting incident in Gillingham. It was reported that at around 1.30pm on Saturday 19 August 2017 a man entered the Mole Country Stores in Station Road and stole a ladies Barbour Beadne...
  • Alleged theft of delivery van in Bournemouth – man due in court

    02 August 2017
    A man has been charged in connection with the alleged theft of a delivery van in Bournemouth. The driver of an Asda vehicle reported that the van had been taken while he was making deliveries in Wellington Road at around 6.35pm on Wednesday 26 April 2017...
  • Appeal after theft of car in Charmouth

    18 July 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a car containing a quantity of jewellery was stolen from a car park in Charmouth. The black diesel BMW 1 Series was parked in the grassed overflow car park outside the Charmouth Heritage Coast Ce...
  • Stolen vehicle investigation – public appeal

    17 July 2017
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help to locate a vehicle which was stolen in Ferndown. Sometime between 1.30pm and 3pm on Tuesday 27 June 2017 a blue Rover 25 with the registration X336 JEL was stolen from the Penny Lodge car park on Librar...
  • Update - appeal after theft of Lego from Poole and Bournemouth stores

    14 July 2017
    Officers have arrested a man and a woman in relation to a reported series of high value Lego thefts in Poole and Bournemouth. At around 4.15pm on Wednesday 10 May 2017 it was reported that two men and two women had entered the Smyths Toys Superstore at M...
  • Witness appeal after thefts in Bridport

    04 July 2017
    Officers investigating a series of thefts and attempted thefts from handbags in Bridport are appealing for witnesses to come forward. A number of incidents were reported in the town last week, which officers believe involved the same two offenders. Shor...
  • Update: Appeal after reported theft of wallet in Ferndown

    08 June 2017
    A woman has come forward following an appeal for information in relation to a reported theft of a wallet in Ferndown. Officers issued an appeal in relation to the incident, which occurred at Greggs baker in Cobham Road on the morning of Wednesday 10 May ...
  • Further appeal after series of motorcycle thefts and thefts from cars in Weymouth and Portland

    25 May 2017
    Officers in Weymouth and Portland are issuing advice to residents following a series of motorbike thefts and a spate of thefts from cars. There have been more than 20 incidents in the area since the start of April and officers are appealing for anyone wi...
  • Dorset Police officers to appear on Countryfile

    12 May 2017
    Dorset Police officers are set to feature on the BBC programme Countryfile on Sunday 14 May 2017 at 7pm. Countryfile focuses on issues that impact on the rural community across Britain, with the next episode highlighting thefts of black-headed and Medit...
  • Appeal for information after series of bike thefts in Dorchester

    12 May 2017
    Officers in Dorchester are issuing advice to members of the public after a series of bike thefts in Dorchester. At least 10 bicycles have been reported stolen in the town in the last three weeks. Areas where the bikes have been taken from include around...
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