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  • Man charged in connection with alleged assault in Bournemouth

    17 August 2017
    A man has been charged in connection with an alleged assault outside a Bournemouth pub. The incident happened at around 12.20am on Sunday 4 June 2017 outside the Dancing Duck on Poole Road. The alleged victim, a Poole man aged in his 30s, sustained a br...
  • Appeal to locate owner of suspected stolen silverware

    16 August 2017
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help to locate the owner of suspected items of stolen silverware that have been found in Shaftesbury. At around 9.20am on Sunday 13 August 2017 a member of the public contacted Dorset Police to report that a ...
  • Witness appeal after report of a rape near Christchurch

    16 August 2017
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following reports of a rape near Christchurch - with a man being arrested. The incident was reported to have occurred in a wooded area near to Hinton Admiral Train Statio...
  • Man robbed at knifepoint on Portland – witness appeal

    16 August 2017
    Detectives are appealing for the public’s help to trace two men who robbed a man at knifepoint on Portland. At around 12.37pm on Monday 14 August 2017 the victim was walking along a footpath off Channel View Road when someone grabbed his right arm ...
  • Update - Robbery in Poole

    16 August 2017
    Two men who were arrested in connection with a robbery in Poole have been released without charge. Sometime between 10.50pm and 11.30pm on Friday 20 January 2017 a man was driving his blue Ford Fiesta along Bourne Valley Road when he saw a man stood on t...
  • Witness appeal after cyclist sustained serious injuries in Studland

    14 August 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a cyclist sustained serious injuries in Studland. At around 10.40pm on Saturday 12 August 2017 it was reported that a cyclist was found to have fallen off her bike on Ferry Road near to the Knoll...
  • Witness appeal after fatal collision in Wareham

    10 August 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a fatal collision in Wareham. The incident happened at around 12.55pm today, Thursday 10 August 2017, between a Volvo lorry and a pedestrian on Bere Road near to Wareham Forest Tourist Park. ...
  • Update – appeal for witnesses after reported assault in Bournemouth

    09 August 2017
    A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged assault in Bournemouth. Police received a report of an assault in Wootton Gardens at around 10.30pm on Monday 31 July 2017. A man, aged in his 50s, was found in a property near to the scene of the in...
  • Appeal after criminal damage to pavilion in Bournemouth

    09 August 2017
    Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward after fire damage was caused at a pavilion in Bournemouth. It was reported at 8.25am on Monday 7 August 2017 that damage had been caused to Pavilion A at Slades Farm. It is believed the o...
  • Appeal for witnesses after distraction burglary in Dorchester

    09 August 2017
    Officers are appealing for information following a distraction burglary in Dorchester. The victim, aged in her 80s, was at home at her address in The Grove when she was visited by a woman, who she assumed was the relief warden, at around 12.15pm on Thurs...
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