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  • Witness appeal following fatal road traffic collision near Dorchester

    16 October 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to a fatal road traffic collision near Dorchester to come forward. At around 6.25am today, Monday 16 October 2017, a road traffic collision occurred on the A352 at Whitcombe. The collision involved a red Honda Civic...
  • Witness appeal following attempted theft of cash machine in Christchurch

    16 October 2017
    Detectives investigating the attempted theft of a cash machine from a shop in Walkford are appealing for the public’s help to find the offenders. At around 2.45am today, Monday 16 October 2017, a number of offenders broke into Walkford Stores on Ri...
  • Dorset Police support Hate Crime Awareness Week

    13 October 2017
    Dorset Police is supporting Hate Crime Awareness Week as part of its commitment to increase reporting and tackle these crimes. The week runs from 14 – 21 October 2017. Hate crime is defined as any criminal offence which is perceived, by the victim, or an...
  • Witness appeal after damage caused to cars in Christchurch

    13 October 2017
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help after damage was caused to two moving cars in Christchurch. At 8.03pm on Thursday 12 October 2017 Dorset Police received a report that a grey Fiat Scudo had sustained damage to windows while it was trave...
  • Update – witness appeal following alleged assault on bus driver in Sherborne

    13 October 2017
    A man arrested in connection with an alleged assault on a bus driver in Sherborne has been released under investigation. At 8.37am on Thursday 12 October 2017 Dorset Police received a report of an incident on the A30, which involved a Nippy Bus double-de...
  • Witness appeal following fatal road traffic collision near Bere Regis

    13 October 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to a fatal road traffic collision near Bere Regis to come forward. At around 10.30am today, Friday 13 October 2017, a road traffic collision occurred on the A31 at the White Post junction. The collision involved a re...
  • Appeal for witnesses following fatal road traffic collision in Christchurch

    13 October 2017
    Officers are appealing for any witnesses to come forward following a fatal road traffic collision in Christchurch. At 2.32pm today, Friday 13 October 2017, Dorset Police received a report that a silver BMW was involved in a collision with a parked car an...
  • Update – appeal after reported assault in Wareham

    12 October 2017
    A man arrested in connection with a reported assault in Wareham has been released without charge. At 8.23pm on Monday 18 September 2017 officers were called to reports of a disturbance at an address in Brixey’s Lane. A 41-year-old sustained stab w...
  • Witness appeal following alleged assault on bus driver in Sherborne

    12 October 2017
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault on a bus driver in Sherborne are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. At 8.37am on Thursday 12 October 2017 Dorset Police was called about the incident on the A30, which involved...
  • Public appeal to find owners of suspected stolen jewellery

    12 October 2017
    Detectives are appealing for the public’s help to locate the owners of a number of items of jewellery found in Bournemouth. The rings were recovered from a second-hand shop in Bournemouth and it is suspected that the items may have been stolen. Tw...
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