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  • Appeal to locate missing ring

    16 November 2017
    Officers are appealing for help from the public to locate a ring they believe may have been stolen in Poole. A local man aged in his 80s walked from Poole bus station to Kingland Crescent between 12.45pm and 1pm on Tuesday 14 November 2017 and was carryi...
  • Family tribute following fatal road traffic collision in Bridport

    15 November 2017
    The family of a man who sadly died following a collision in Bridport is paying tribute to him. At 11.15pm on Monday 13 November 2017 a two vehicle collision occurred on the A35 Sea Road South close to the Crown roundabout involving a silver Mercedes conv...
  • Update – witness appeal following fatal road traffic collision in Bridport

    15 November 2017
    Two people arrested in connection with a fatal collision in Bridport have been released without charge. At 11.15pm on Monday 13 November 2017 a two vehicle collision occurred on the A35 Sea Road South close to the Crown roundabout involving a silver Merc...
  • UPDATE: Photo appeal following reported sexual assault in Wimborne

    14 November 2017
    A man has come forward following a photo appeal issued in connection with a reported sexual assault in Wimborne. The victim, a local woman aged in her 40s, was out drinking with friends in Wimborne on the night of Saturday 4 November 2017 when she began ...
  • HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) scam in Dorset

    14 November 2017
    Scam warning - Residents are being asked to pay tax due to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) in iTunes vouchers. Dorset Police has been made aware of a scam whereby individuals are being contacted, in a variety of methods, and told they owe an outstanding de...
  • Witness appeal following robbery in Poole

    14 November 2017
    Detectives investigating a robbery in Poole are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 9.50pm on Saturday 11 November 2017 the victim, a Poole man aged in his 20s, picked up two men from outside Sainsbury’...
  • Witness appeal following fatal collision in Bridport

    14 November 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a fatal collision in Bridport. At 11.15pm yesterday, Monday 13 November 2017, a two vehicle collision occurred on the A35 Sea Road South close to the Crown roundabout involving a silver Merce...
  • Update - appeal after armed robbery at Bournemouth store

    10 November 2017
    A man arrested in connection with an armed robbery at a store in Bournemouth has been released without charge. At 10.52pm on Monday 5 June 2017 officers were called to reports that a man armed with a handgun had entered One Stop on Seabourne Road, appro...
  • Update - CCTV appeal following attempted robbery in Christchurch

    10 November 2017
    A teenage boy is assisting detectives with their investigation into a reported attempted robbery in Christchurch. At around 7.55pm on Tuesday 31 October 2017 it was reported that a man walked into the Honeymoon Chinese takeaway in Lymington Road, Highcli...
  • Report shows Dorset Police are a good and efficient Force

    08 November 2017
    Dorset Police and the Police and Crime Commissioner welcomed a report by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services (HMICFRS) published today, Thursday 9 November, which assesses force efficiency and leadership. The repo...
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