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  • Renewed appeal following fatal road traffic collision on Portland

    29 June 2017
    Officers are renewing their appeal after a man died following a collision on the Portland Beach Road. Dorset Police was informed of the incident at 11.25pm on Wednesday 28 June 2017. The collision involved a blue BMW, being driven by a 49-year-old man, ...
  • Appeal following incident of harassment in Weymouth

    28 June 2017
    Officers investigating a report of harassment in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. They are particularly keen to hear from members of the public who attempted to help the victim during the incident, which occurred in the town centre a...
  • Witness appeal after reported street robbery in Christchurch

    28 June 2017
    Detectives are appealing for information after a man was reportedly knocked unconscious and robbed in Christchurch. The incident happened in the early hours of Monday 26 June 2017. A 32-year-old Christchurch man left The Boathouse on Quay Road at around ...
  • Witness appeal after racially-aggravated criminal damage in Bournemouth

    28 June 2017
    Dorset Police is appealing for witnesses following an incident of racially-aggravated criminal damage in Bournemouth. Officers discovered that offensive graffiti targeted at the Polish community had been sprayed across the Riviera Pub on Christchurch Roa...
  • Witness appeal following collision near Weymouth

    26 June 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a three-vehicle collision near Weymouth. At 1.36pm on Saturday 24 June 2017 a road traffic collision occurred on the B3157 between Abbotsbury and Swyre involving a white Mercedes Sprinter van...
  • Update: Man due in court in connection with alleged assault in Bournemouth

    26 June 2017
    A man is due in court in connection with an alleged assault in Bournemouth. Officers received a report that at around 3.30pm on Friday 16 June 2017 a 42-year-old local man was assaulted while walking over the bridge on the approach to the Kings Park Acad...
  • Update: Teenage girl allegedly threatened in Christchurch

    26 June 2017
    A man arrested in connection with reportedly threatening a teenage girl with a gun has been released without charge. It was alleged that at around 5.30pm on Tuesday 6 June 2017 a girl was threatened by a man as she walked her dogs along a bridleway off B...
  • Summer drink and drug driving campaign – further 14 people charged

    23 June 2017
    A further 14 people have now been charged with drink or drug driving offences as part of Dorset Police’s summer drink and drug driving campaign. They are due to appear at courts in Poole and Weymouth during July. A total of 33 people have been cha...
  • Update: Appeal following alleged assault in Bournemouth

    22 June 2017
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault outside a Bournemouth pub have arrested a man. The incident happened at around 12.20pm on Sunday 4 June 2017 outside the Dancing Duck on Poole Road. The victim, a Poole man aged in his 30s, sustained a broken ...
  • Fatal collision in Ferndown – woman due in court

    21 June 2017
    A woman is due to appear in court charged in connection with a fatal road traffic collision in Ferndown. At 2.35pm on Saturday 28 January 2017 a collision occurred on Victoria Road near to the junction with Westwood Avenue involving a white Renault Clio ...
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