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  • Dorset Police is asking you all to think before you call this Christmas

    20 December 2016
    The festive season is always a busy time for emergency services. As part of this year’s Christmas campaign, Dorset Police is asking you to think carefully before you call and consider using the ‘Do it Online’ service available. Last Dec...
  • Appeal after lead theft from lifts in Poole

    19 December 2016
    Police are appealing for witnesses following the theft of lead from two lifts in Poole. The first incident happened at around 12.30am on Saturday 26 November 2016 at Nelson Court on Lagland Street. A second theft happened in the evening of Sunday 11 Dec...
  • Witness appeal after fatal collision in Weymouth

    19 December 2016
    Officers are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision in Weymouth. The incident happened at 6.38am this morning, Monday 19 December 2016, on Abbotsbury Road near to the junction with Franklin Road. A white Mercedes van being driv...
  • Investigation into sexual assault in Bournemouth – man charged

    17 December 2016
    Detectives investigating three sexual assaults in Bournemouth have charged a man. The 28-year-old Bournemouth man was arrested in the town on Wednesday 14 December 2016. The arrest was made in relation to an incident on Thursday 24 November 2016 in whic...
  • Appeal after alleged assault in Weymouth

    16 December 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses after an alleged assault in Weymouth - with one man being arrested. Police received reports that a man had been assaulted in St Albans Street at around 3.20am on Friday 16 December 2016, following an altercation bet...
  • Man charged following alleged assault in Bournemouth

    16 December 2016
    Officers investigating an alleged assault on a woman in Bournemouth have charged a man. The 58-year-old local man has been charged with wounding with intent and is due to appear before Bournemouth Magistrates' Court today, Friday 16 December 2016. The i...
  • UPDATE: Reported assault on woman in Bournemouth

    15 December 2016
    Officers investigating an alleged assault on a woman in Bournemouth are renewing their appeal - with one arrested man being released without charge. The 44-year-old local man, who had been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, has been released with...
  • Arrest made in investigation into sexual assaults in Bournemouth

    15 December 2016
    Detectives investigating three sexual assaults in Bournemouth have arrested a man. The 28-year-old Bournemouth man was arrested in the town yesterday, Wednesday 14 December 2016, on suspicion of sexual assault and is helping officers with their enquiries...
  • Christmas drink and drug drive campaign – nine people charged

    14 December 2016
    A further nine people have been charged with drink or drug driving offences as part of Dorset Police's Christmas drink and drug drive campaign. They are due to appear at courts in Bournemouth and Weymouth during December. A total of 16 people have been ...
  • Reported assault on woman in Bournemouth - investigation launched

    14 December 2016
    An investigation is underway after a woman sustained life-threatening injuries following a reported assault in Bournemouth. Officers were called at 10.28pm yesterday, Tuesday 13 December 2016, by the ambulance service to reports of a seriously injured wo...
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