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  • Search continues after report of man in the water at Weymouth harbour

    03 May 2017
    A search operation is continuing following reports of a man seen in the water at Weymouth harbour. Police were alerted at 2.18pm yesterday, Tuesday 2 May 2017, to a report of a concern for welfare relating to a man seen in the harbour. Officers are sear...
  • Fail-to-stop injury collision in Bournemouth – witness appeal

    03 May 2017
    Officers investigating a reported fail-to-stop collision in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At approximately 9.30pm on Friday 28 April 2017 a road traffic collision occurred between a bicycle and a car on Gladdis Road in the West...
  • Arrests made in East Dorset murder investigation

    03 May 2017
    Enquiries and information from the public has led to the arrest of three people in relation to the murder investigation in East Dorset. Guy Hedger was killed in the early hours of the morning on Sunday 30 April 2017 in his home in Castlewood in Ringwood....
  • Body found after report of man in the water at Weymouth harbour

    03 May 2017
    Dorset Police has recovered a body from the water in Weymouth harbour following a search operation. Police were alerted at 2.18pm yesterday, Tuesday 2 May 2017, to a report of a concern for welfare relating to a man seen in the harbour. A body has been ...
  • Further arrest made in East Dorset murder investigation

    03 May 2017
    A fourth person has been arrested in relation to the murder investigation in East Dorset. The investigation was launched by Dorset Police’s Major Crime Investigation Team (MCIT) after Guy Hedger was killed in the early hours of the morning on Sunda...
  • Family tribute following murder of Guy Hedger in East Dorset

    02 May 2017
    The family of murder victim Guy Hedger has paid tribute to a “caring and compassionate man” who “lived life to its full”. Guy was killed in the early hours of the morning on Sunday 30 April 2017 after at least two intruders entere...
  • Search launched after report of man in the water at Weymouth harbour

    02 May 2017
    A search operation has been launched following reports of a man seen in the water at Weymouth harbour. Police were alerted at 2.18pm today, Tuesday 2 May 2017, to a report of a concern for welfare relating to a man seen in the harbour. Emergency service...
  • Update: Man arrested after alleged attempted robbery in Bournemouth

    02 May 2017
    A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged attempted robbery at a sandwich shop in Bournemouth. Detectives issued an appeal following an incident at the Subway store in Southbourne Grove at around 8.30pm on Friday 31 March 2017. A man reporte...
  • Next of kin appeal – Loretta Lines

    02 May 2017
    The coroner for Dorset is seeking the assistance of the public to find the next of kin of a woman who has died in Bournemouth. Loretta Lines, who was 58 years old, died at her home address on Tuesday 25 April 2017. Her death is not being treated as suspi...
  • Update: Man arrested after designer sunglasses allegedly stolen in Poole shop burglary

    02 May 2017
    Detectives investigating reports of a burglary at a Poole opticians have arrested a man. An investigation was launched after almost 150 designer sunglasses were reported to have been stolen during a burglary at Whiffen Opticians on Bournemouth Road in As...
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