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  • Man released without charge following aggravated burglary in Poole

    26 April 2017
    Detectives investigating an aggravated burglary in Poole have released a man without charge. Officers were called at approximately 9.15pm on Friday 13 January 2017 to an address in Ashley Road following reports that three masked men had forced their way ...
  • Witness appeal following alleged assault in Poole

    25 April 2017
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses following an alleged assault in Poole. Officers were called to Ringwood Road at around 12.30am yesterday, Monday 24 April 2017, to reports that a cyclist had been assaulted near to Tesco Express. The victim - a Bou...
  • Volunteers invited to sign up to Community Speed Watch

    25 April 2017
    Dorset Police is inviting local communities who have concerns about speeding in their area to sign up to Community Speed Watch. The initiative gives local communities the opportunity to get actively involved in road safety, with teams operating in vil...
  • Next of kin appeal – Stephen Pimm

    24 April 2017
    The coroner for Dorset is seeking the assistance of the public to find the next of kin of a man who has died in Bournemouth. Stephen Pimm, who was 50 years old, died in the Bournemouth area on Thursday 20 April 2017. His death is not being treated as sus...
  • Appeal after series of motorcycle thefts in Weymouth and Portland

    24 April 2017
    Officers in Weymouth and Portland are appealing for information after a series of motorcycle thefts in the area. There have been at least three reported thefts of motorbikes in Weymouth since Thursday 6 April 2017 and a further three on Portland. Two of...
  • Switch on to stalking and harassment

    24 April 2017
    As part of National Stalking Awareness Week, Dorset Police is raising awareness that malicious communications is a crime and a form of stalking and harassment. Everyone should have the right to go about their daily lives in safety and without fear. Natio...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Bournemouth

    24 April 2017
    A man who was involved in a collision with a lorry in Bournemouth has sadly become critically ill and officers would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident. Officers were called just after 2pm on Wednesday 19 April 2017 to Holdenhurst Road n...
  • Update: Witness appeal after alleged serious assault in Bournemouth

    24 April 2017
    A man has been charged in connection with an alleged serious assault in Bournemouth. The incident in Charminster Road near to the Golden Supermarket was reported by a third party to officers at around 5.50am on Friday 21 April 2017, with the victim havin...
  • Appeal after road rage incident in Dorchester

    24 April 2017
    Officers are appealing for information after a road rage incident involving a motorist and two cyclists in Dorchester. The incident happened at around 2.30pm on Friday 7 April 2017 in High West Street. Two cyclists, wearing lycra and helmets, were invol...
  • Woman charged in connection with alleged stabbing incident in Bournemouth

    24 April 2017
    A woman has appeared in court charged in connection with an alleged assault in Bournemouth in which a man sustained stab injuries. At around 5am on Friday 21 April 2017 police received reports of a woman with a knife at an address in Wootton Gardens. It...
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