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  • #KnivesRuinLives reminder as legislation bans the possession of dangerous items in private

    14 July 2021
    Dorset Police is reminding the public of the dangers of carrying knives as new legislation come into effect. Changes to legislation brought about by the Offensive Weapons Act 2019 mean that from Wednesday 14 July 2021 all weapons banned in public by the ...
  • Witness appeal following reported kidnap incident in Bournemouth

    14 July 2021
    Detectives investigating a reported kidnap incident in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. It was reported that at around 9.15pm on Monday 12 July 2021 the victim - a local man aged in his 30s - was walking...
  • Appeal for information following reported public order incident in Bournemouth

    14 July 2021
    Detectives investigating a reported public order incident in Bournemouth are appealing for anyone with information to come forward, with three people arrested in connection with the matter. At around 3.50pm on Tuesday 13 July 2021 Dorset Police was calle...
  • Witness appeal following reported assault in Bournemouth

    14 July 2021
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward - with one man arrested in connection with the incident. Dorset Police received a report at 12.45am on Monday 12 July 2021 that two men - aged in their...
  • Further action taken against illegal and unsafe e-scooter use

    13 July 2021
    Dorset Police has held another operation in Bournemouth to ensure that e-scooters are being used legally and safely. The day of action on Friday 9 July 2021 saw 10 riders of privately owned e-scooters stopped and spoken to before being issued with first ...
  • Dog bite incident in Weymouth – appeal for information

    12 July 2021
    Officers investigating an incident where a man was bitten by a dog in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 2.45pm on Monday 28 June 2021 the victim - a man aged in his 80s - and his wife were walking ...
  • Appeal for witnesses following criminal damage incident in Weymouth

    11 July 2021
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after damage was caused to a taxi in Weymouth. Dorset Police was called at 10.23pm on Saturday 10 July 2021 to reports that something had been fired at the rear windscreen of a taxi as it was being dri...
  • Man charged following suspected drug deal in Weymouth

    09 July 2021
    A man has been charged and is due to appear in court following a suspected drug deal where he reportedly became violent toward officers in Weymouth. At around 6.30pm on Wednesday 7 July 2021 officers responded to a report of a suspected drug deal taking ...
  • Police urge fans to make it a fun final

    09 July 2021
    As we look to celebrate England’s success in reaching the European final against Italy this Sunday, the police is asking fans to play their part in making it a night to remember for all the right reasons and not one of regret. Dorset Police, BCP Co...
  • Update – man charged in connection with reported exposure incident in Poole

    08 July 2021
    A man has been charged and is due to appear in court in connection with a reported exposure incident in Poole Park. The incident occurred at around 3pm on Saturday 13 February 2021. It was reported a man was seen exposing himself and performing an indece...

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