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  • Man arrested in connection with fatal collision near Weymouth

    25 July 2017
    A man has been arrested in connection with a fatal road traffic collision on the B3157 Coast Road near Weymouth. Police were called at 8.34am on Wednesday 17 May 2017 to reports of a collision between a grey BMW 350d and a black Hyundai i30 near to Rodde...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Weymouth

    25 July 2017
    Detectives investigating an assault in Weymouth are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. A man in his 40s sustained a serious head injury following a reported assault in the alleyway that runs between King Street and Jubilee Close at ar...
  • Road reopened following incident involving overturned trailer

    25 July 2017
    A major Dorset road has reopened following an incident involving an overturned trailer, which was being towed by a car. Dorset Police received a call at around 3.15pm today, Tuesday 25 July 2017, of a trailer overturning on the A338 north of the Blackwat...
  • Man released without charge following alleged assault in Bridport

    25 July 2017
    A man arrested in connection with an alleged assault in Bridport has been released without charge. It was reported that at around 6pm on Sunday 4 June 2017 a woman was assaulted by a man during an altercation on the Foundry Lane bridge over the River Bri...
  • Man released without charge following alleged sexual assault in Bournemouth

    24 July 2017
    A man arrested in connection with an alleged sexual assault in Bournemouth has been released without charge. Officers launched an investigation following a report that a woman had been assault in Coach House Place at around 5.15pm on Friday 26 May 2017. ...
  • Man released without charge following reported arsons in Weymouth

    24 July 2017
    A man arrested in connection with two reported arsons at an industrial estate in Weymouth has been released without charged. An investigation was launched following reports of fires at units in Albany Road on the Granby Industrial Estate on the night of ...
  • UPDATE: Renewed appeal following alleged assault on Portland

    24 July 2017
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault on Portland have arrested a fifth person. At 4.40am on Saturday 22 July 2017 Dorset Police received a report that several people entered an address on Fortuneswell which contained a number of men and threatened...
  • Renewed appeal following alleged assault on Portland

    23 July 2017
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault on Portland are renewing their appeal for anyone with information to come forward as they are looking for a possible injured person. At 4.40am on Saturday 22 July 2017 Dorset Police received a report that sever...
  • Witness appeal following alleged assault on Portland

    22 July 2017
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault on Portland are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. At 4.40am on Saturday 22 July 2017 Dorset Police received a report that several people entered an address on Fortuneswell whi...
  • Residents urged to secure their homes after spate of burglaries

    21 July 2017
    Householders are being urged to secure their homes after burglaries increase due to 50 per cent of victims leaving doors and windows open. Figures show that between April to June this year, dwelling burglaries increased by 16 per cent across the county w...
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