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  • Man robbed at knifepoint on Portland – witness appeal

    16 August 2017
    Detectives are appealing for the public’s help to trace two men who robbed a man at knifepoint on Portland. At around 12.37pm on Monday 14 August 2017 the victim was walking along a footpath off Channel View Road when someone grabbed his right arm ...
  • Update - Robbery in Poole

    16 August 2017
    Two men who were arrested in connection with a robbery in Poole have been released without charge. Sometime between 10.50pm and 11.30pm on Friday 20 January 2017 a man was driving his blue Ford Fiesta along Bourne Valley Road when he saw a man stood on t...
  • Witness appeal after cyclist sustained serious injuries in Studland

    14 August 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a cyclist sustained serious injuries in Studland. At around 10.40pm on Saturday 12 August 2017 it was reported that a cyclist was found to have fallen off her bike on Ferry Road near to the Knoll...
  • Witness appeal after fatal collision in Wareham

    10 August 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a fatal collision in Wareham. The incident happened at around 12.55pm today, Thursday 10 August 2017, between a Volvo lorry and a pedestrian on Bere Road near to Wareham Forest Tourist Park. ...
  • Update – appeal for witnesses after reported assault in Bournemouth

    09 August 2017
    A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged assault in Bournemouth. Police received a report of an assault in Wootton Gardens at around 10.30pm on Monday 31 July 2017. A man, aged in his 50s, was found in a property near to the scene of the in...
  • Appeal after criminal damage to pavilion in Bournemouth

    09 August 2017
    Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward after fire damage was caused at a pavilion in Bournemouth. It was reported at 8.25am on Monday 7 August 2017 that damage had been caused to Pavilion A at Slades Farm. It is believed the o...
  • Appeal for witnesses after distraction burglary in Dorchester

    09 August 2017
    Officers are appealing for information following a distraction burglary in Dorchester. The victim, aged in her 80s, was at home at her address in The Grove when she was visited by a woman, who she assumed was the relief warden, at around 12.15pm on Thurs...
  • Man charged with sexual offences – public appeal

    08 August 2017
    Dorset Police has charged a man with two sexual offences and is asking members of the public with additional information to come forward. The 44-year-old from Bournemouth was charged with rape and sexual assault and appeared at Poole Magistrates' Court o...
  • Appeal following sexual assault in Poole

    07 August 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses and information from the public after a teenage girl was sexually assaulted in Poole. The 13-year-old victim was walking with her friend over Seldown Bridge at around 4.55pm on Tuesday 1 August 2017. They were pushing...
  • Witness appeal following alleged assault in Lyme Regis

    07 August 2017
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a reported assault in Lyme Regis. At 1.04am on Sunday 6 August 2017 police received a report of an assault outside an address in Hill Road. It was reported that the victim, a man aged in h...
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