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  • Image appeal following theft of farming equipment in West Dorset

    06 July 2020
    Officers investigating the theft of farming equipment in West Dorset are appealing for witnesses to come forward and issuing images of some of the stolen items. Between 5pm on Saturday 27 June and 8am on Sunday 28 June 2020 a burglary occurred at a farm ...
  • Appeal for witnesses following reported collision in Weymouth

    06 July 2020
    Officers investigating a reported road traffic collision in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward - with one man arrested. Dorset Police received a report at around 5.10pm on Sunday 5 July 2020 that ...
  • Appeal for information following assault in Bournemouth

    06 July 2020
    Officers investigating an assault in Bournemouth are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. The victim, a local man aged in his 30s, was found with injuries near to Pier Approach in Bournemouth at around 1am on Thursday 25 June 2020. He w...
  • Thank you to our communities and visitors

    06 July 2020
    Dorset Police is thanking its communities and visitors for contributing to a largely peaceful weekend following the lifting of further COVID-19 restrictions. The Force had been planning extensively with partners throughout the lockdown period for the lif...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Verwood

    05 July 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam to come forward as they investigate a serious injury collision in Verwood. Dorset Police received a report at 7.49am on Sunday 5 July 2020 of a collision on Black Hill, at the junction ...
  • Witness appeal following fatal road traffic collision in Wool

    05 July 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam to come forward as they investigate a fatal road traffic collision in Wool. Dorset Police was called at 5.35pm on Sunday 5 July 2020 to a report of a collision on the A352 between the W...
  • Further update in relation to Bournemouth murder investigation

    02 July 2020
    Detectives investigating the death of a man in Bournemouth have issued a further update and are renewing their appeal for anyone with information to come forward. The Major Crime Investigation Team (MCIT) is investigating the death of a man who was found...
  • Come back safely to respect, protect and enjoy our communities

    02 July 2020
    Dorset Police is preparing for a surge of visitors this weekend as lockdown restrictions ease and the hospitality industry reopens. But the message to those living in and coming to our region is clear - come back safely, respect, protect and enjoy our co...
  • Dorset Police take part in national operation to target suspected organised crime gangs

    02 July 2020
    As part of the UK’s biggest ever law enforcement operation a series of warrants took place in Dorset to target suspected organised crime gangs involved in the supply of controlled drugs. Dorset Police worked alongside the South West Regional Organi...
  • Update – missing Bournemouth teenager located

    02 July 2020
    Officers searching for missing Bournemouth teenager Tarlia Perks are very pleased to confirm she has been located. The 14-year-old was reported missing having last been seen on the evening of Saturday 27 June 2020. Following searches by officer and enqu...
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