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  • Witness appeal following road traffic collision near Dorchester

    13 September 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision near Dorchester to come forward. At around 5.20pm on Saturday 9 September 2017 a blue Yamaha motorcycle and a black Yamaha motorcycle were involved in a collision on westbound carriageway o...
  • Appeal to locate owner of possible stolen cat

    13 September 2017
    Officers are hoping to trace the owner of a cat found in Poole that they believe may have been stolen. At 9.15am on Monday 11 September 2017 Dorset Police received a report of anti-social behaviour relating to two men and two women in the area of the Ser...
  • Update – man released without charge following alleged assaults on bus drivers

    13 September 2017
    A man arrested in connection with two separate alleged assaults on two bus drivers in Bournemouth has been released without charge. The first incident occurred at around 7.30pm on Saturday 14 January 2017 on a bus that had stopped along Ashley Road in Bo...
  • Investigation into death of woman at Bestival - further update

    12 September 2017
    A man who was arrested in relation to the death of a woman at Bestival has been released under investigation. Officers at the event were alerted just before 1am on Monday 11 September 2017 to reports of a concern for welfare for a woman who had attended ...
  • Man released without charge following reported rape in Blandford

    12 September 2017
    A man who was arrested by detectives investigating a reported rape in Blandford has been released without charge. At 5.14am on Sunday 27 August 2017, Dorset Police received a report of an incident, which happened near to Hawkers Close. A 21-year-old man...
  • UPDATE - Investigation into death of woman at Bestival

    12 September 2017
    Detectives continue to investigate the circumstances of the death of a woman at Bestival. Officers at the event were alerted just before 1amon Monday 11 September 2017 to reports of a concern for welfare of a woman who had attended thefestival at Lulwort...
  • Investigation underway following death of woman at Bestival

    11 September 2017
    An investigation is underway following the death of a woman at Bestival. Officers at the event were alerted just before 1am today, Monday 11 September 2017, to reports of a concern for welfare of a 25-year-old woman from London who had attended the festi...
  • Death of man off Portland - update

    11 September 2017
    Detectives investigating the death of a man who was pulled from the sea off Portland have issued an update. At 12.45pm yesterday, Sunday 10 September 2017, Dorset Police was contacted by HM Coastguard following reports that they had rescued a man from th...
  • Investigation launched following death of man off Portland

    10 September 2017
    An investigation is underway following the death of a man who was pulled from the sea off Portland. At 12.45pm today, Sunday 10 September 2017, Dorset Police was contacted by HM Coastguard following reports that they had rescued a man from the water nea...
  • Woman charged in connection with fatal collision in Blandford

    08 September 2017
    A woman has been charged in connection with a fatal collision in Blandford in which a three-year-old girl died. At 7.52am on Thursday 24 August 2017 Dorset Police was informed by the ambulance service of the collision between a white Ford Transit van and...
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