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  • Update - witness appeal following attempted rape in Bournemouth

    03 April 2018
    Detectives investigating an attempted rape offence in Bournemouth say a significant witness they were trying to trace has come forward. Sometime between 1.45am and 2.30am on Saturday 13 January 2018 an attempted rape occurred in an address in Wimborne Ro...
  • Attempted robbery in Weymouth - witness appeal

    03 April 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses following an attempted street robbery in Weymouth. The incident happened at around 6.50am on Sunday 1 April 2018 on Dorchester Road at the junction of Carlton Road South. The victim - a local man aged in his 20s - ...
  • Update – witness appeal following reported attempted robbery in Weymouth

    03 April 2018
    A man has been charged in connection with a reported attempted robbery in Weymouth. At around 10.45pm on Tuesday 12 September 2017 it was reported that a man approached two other men as they walked in the area of Crescent Street and Derby Street, repeate...
  • Witness appeal following fatal collision in Swanage

    02 April 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following a fatal collision in Swanage. At approximately 8.40am today, Monday 2 April 2018, a collision occurred between a beige Vauxhall Zafira and a pedestrian on the beach...
  • Witness appeal following attempted theft and assault in Weymouth

    02 April 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an attempted theft and assault incident in Weymouth. At approximately 6.40pm on Friday 30 March 2018 a man was sitting in Costa Coffee on St Mary Street when he noticed three men attempt to...
  • Appeal for witnesses following attempted robbery in Bournemouth

    02 April 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following an attempted robbery in Bournemouth. At approximately 8.10am today, Monday 2 April 2018, a local man aged in his 20s was walking on Holdenhurst Road when he was a...
  • Update – witness appeal following fatal collision in Wareham

    30 March 2018
    A man arrested in connection with a fatal road traffic collision in Wareham has been released under investigation. At 8.43am yesterday, Thursday 29 March 2018, Dorset Police was called to a report of a road traffic collision in North Street. The collisi...
  • Witness appeal following theft from a store in Charmouth

    29 March 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following the theft of items from a shop in Charmouth. At 2.30pm on Monday 26 March 2018 a man is reported to have stolen a camping stove and sleeping bag from Dorset Leisure Centre on Newlands Bridge....
  • Further update – drug incident in Bournemouth

    29 March 2018
    A 16-year-old boy arrested in connection with a drug incident in Bournemouth has accepted a youth conditional caution. Officers were called by the ambulance service at 10.44pm on Tuesday 24 October 2017 following reports that a 14-year-old girl had falle...
  • Residents are alerted to a fraud in Dorset

    29 March 2018
    Dorset Police has been alerted to reports of individuals being contacted and told that a loved one has been involved in an accident and is in need of surgery, for which they have to pay for. Two reports have been received in which the caller, described a...
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