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  • Update: Man found with serious head injuries in Weymouth

    12 June 2017
    Detectives investigating how a man sustained serious head injuries in Weymouth have released three people without charge. The man aged in his 40s was found lying next to a bicycle in Upway Street, off King Street, at around 6.30pm on Wednesday 15 March 2...
  • Update: Witness appeal after alleged shop robbery in Bournemouth

    12 June 2017
    A woman arrested in connection with a shop robbery in Bournemouth has been released without charge. At around 4.35pm on Friday 3 March 2017 it was reported that a woman entered Columbia News on Columbia Road, waved a knife toward the shopkeeper and deman...
  • Summer drink and drug driving campaign - seven people charged

    09 June 2017
    A total of seven people have been charged with drink or drug driving offences so far as part of Dorset Police’s summer drink and drug driving campaign. They are due to appear at courts in Poole and Weymouth during June. The campaign runs between T...
  • Alleged assault in Bridport – appeal for witnesses

    09 June 2017
    Detectives investigating a reported assault in Bridport town centre are appealing for witnesses to the incident to come forward. Officers were called to West Street at around 11pm on Monday 5 June 2017 and found an injured man lying in the road in the vi...
  • Appeal following assault near Sturminster Newton

    09 June 2017
    Officers are appealing for information following an assault near Sturminster Newton. At approximately 10.20am on Saturday 27 May 2017 a road traffic collision occurred along Station Road in Stalbridge between a silver Volkswagen Passat and a blue Citroen...
  • Renewed witness appeal after Post Office robbery in Bournemouth

    08 June 2017
    Detectives investigating a robbery at a Post Office in Bournemouth are releasing an E-fit image of one of the suspects. Officers were called at 9.09am on Friday 5 May 2017 after a man entered the shop on Broadway in Southbourne and threatened members of ...
  • Witness appeal after alleged assault in Swanage

    08 June 2017
    Detectives investigating reports of an assault in Swanage are appealing for witnesses to come forward. The incident, involving two 15-year-old local boys, happened in an alleyway off Marsh Way at around 9.30pm on Sunday 28 May 2017. It was reported that...
  • Update: Appeal after reported theft of wallet in Ferndown

    08 June 2017
    A woman has come forward following an appeal for information in relation to a reported theft of a wallet in Ferndown. Officers issued an appeal in relation to the incident, which occurred at Greggs baker in Cobham Road on the morning of Wednesday 10 May ...
  • Assault in Bournemouth – witness appeal

    08 June 2017
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an assault in Bournemouth. At around 12.20am on Sunday 4 June 2017 a man was standing outside in the smoking area of the Dancing Duck on Poole Road when he was assaulted by a man. The vict...
  • Update: Witness appeal after teenage girl allegedly threatened in Christchurch

    08 June 2017
    A man arrested in connection with reportedly threatening a teenage girl with a gun has been released under investigation. It is alleged that at around 5.30pm on Tuesday 6 June 2017 a girl was threatened by a man as she walked her dogs along a bridleway o...
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