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  • Update – further arrest made in connection with fatal collision in Dorchester

    06 January 2018
    Officers investigating a fatal collision in Dorchester have arrested a man on suspicion of perverting the course of justice. Police were called at 7.46pm on Wednesday 27 December 2017 to reports of a collision between a pedestrian and a car on The Grove....
  • Update – Fatal collision in Dorchester

    05 January 2018
    A woman arrested in connection with a fatal collision in Dorchester has been released under investigation. Police were called at 7.46pm on Wednesday 27 December 2017 to reports of a collision between a pedestrian and a car on The Grove. It is alleged the...
  • Witness appeal following assault on elderly man in Dorchester

    05 January 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man aged in his 80s was assaulted in Dorchester. At around 7.25pm yesterday, Thursday 4 January 2018, the victim was in St John Way near to Poundbury playing fields when he was hit on the head ...
  • Renewed witness appeal following fail-to-stop collision in North Dorset

    05 January 2018
    Officers investigating a fail-to-stop collision in North Dorset are renewing their appeal for information from the public. Police are particularly keen to speak to the driver of a vehicle that was seen in the area around the time of the collision and are...
  • Update - reported suspicious incident in Bournemouth

    05 January 2018
    A man arrested following a CCTV appeal in connection with a reported suspicious incident in Bournemouth has been released from investigation without charge. The incident reportedly happened at around 12.05pm on Friday 18 August 2017 in Greggs on Old Chri...
  • Arrest made in connection with fatal collision in Dorchester

    04 January 2018
    Officers investigating a fatal collision in Dorchester have arrested a woman. Police were called at 7.46pm on Wednesday 27 December 2017 to reports of a collision between a pedestrian and a car on The Grove. It is alleged the driver failed to stop at the...
  • Update – two released under investigation following incident that left teenager with eye injury

    04 January 2018
    Two men arrested in connection with an incident in Poole that left a 13-year-old boy with a serious eye injury have been released under investigation. It was reported that the boy was walking along Wimborne Road, close to its junction with Tatnam Road an...
  • Witness appeal following rape in Bournemouth

    04 January 2018
    Detectives investigating a rape in Bournemouth on New Year’s Eve are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The victim, a Bournemouth woman aged in her 30s, met a man in Southcote Road at around 11.30pm on Sunday 31 Dec...
  • Witness appeal following report of sexual assault in Poole

    04 January 2018
    Detectives investigating a sexual assault in Poole are issuing an appeal for witnesses or anyone with information. It was reported that two men entered the home of the victim, a woman aged in her 80s, in the Rossmore area some time after 10pm on Saturday...
  • Update – arrest in connection with Poole incident that left teenager with eye injury

    03 January 2018
    Detectives investigating an incident in Poole that left a 13-year-old boy with a serious eye injury have arrested a man. It was reported that the boy was walking along Wimborne Road, close to its junction with Tatnam Road and the Co-Op food store, betwee...
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