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  • Man charged in connection with alleged assault in Gillingham

    03 October 2017
    A man has been charged in connection with an alleged assault in Gillingham. It was reported that a local man aged in his 40s was assaulted while walking his dog in the area of Chantry Fields to the rear of the town’s Waitrose store at around 5.45pm...
  • Man arrested in relation to Weymouth assault investigation

    03 October 2017
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault in Weymouth have arrested a man. At around 5.30am on Saturday 30 September 2017 it was reported that a Weymouth man aged in his 40s was assaulted outside of the Nautico Lounge in St Thomas Street. It is believe...
  • Appeal for witnesses following aggravated burglary in Weymouth

    03 October 2017
    Detectives investigating an aggravated burglary in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At 12.35am on Sunday 1 October 2017 Dorset Police received a report of a disturbance at a property in Pottery Lane. Three...
  • Update – appeal for witnesses following alleged aggravated burglary in Weymouth

    03 October 2017
    A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged aggravated burglary in Weymouth. At 12.35am on Sunday 1 October 2017 Dorset Police received a report of a disturbance at a property in Pottery Lane. It was reported that three men had entered the pro...
  • Dorset Police asks the restaurant industry to stay vigilant following burglary series

    03 October 2017
    Over the past month, a series of residential burglaries has been reported to Dorset Police where all the victims work in restaurants across Bournemouth and Shaftesbury. Detective Inspector Neil Wright, of the Priority Crime Team, said: “We believe ...
  • Update – photo appeal following alleged assault in Bournemouth

    29 September 2017
    Officers investigating an alleged assault in Bournemouth have identified a man following a photo appeal. At around 12.45pm on Saturday 12 August 2017 a man wearing a light-coloured chequered jacket and blue trousers boarded the M1 bus outside the Christo...
  • Witness appeal following sexual assault in Bournemouth

    29 September 2017
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a sexual assault in Bournemouth. At around 12.30am on Sunday 24 September 2017 the victim, a woman aged in her 30s, was walking across the suspension bridge between Beaulieu Road and West O...
  • Appeal for witnesses following commercial burglary in Poole

    29 September 2017
    Detectives investigating a break-in at a car dealership in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at 7.24am today, Friday 29 September 2017, of a burglary at the Westover Car Group in...
  • Dorset Police recognise bravery, policing excellence, and long service at awards ceremony

    29 September 2017
    Police officers and staff were recognised for their exceptional contribution to keeping Dorset safe at an awards ceremony on Tuesday 26 September 2017. The Dorset Police Award Ceremony was held at the Dorford Centre in Dorchester and saw police officers ...
  • Witness appeal following racial abuse incident in Highcliffe

    28 September 2017
    Officers investigating an incident in which a woman was racially abused in Highcliffe are appealing for information from the public. Sometime between 9.30pm and 9.45pm on Tuesday 26 September 2017 a woman was walking along Lymington Road close to the Co-...
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