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  • Dorset Police launches Bobby Van initiative to support vulnerable victims of burglary

    23 January 2020
    Dorset Police, through the Safer Dorset Foundation charity, is launching a new scheme to support victims of burglary. The initiative will allow vulnerable victims of crime to receive a visit from a security operative who will pass on advice about safety ...
  • Update – man charged in connection with reported theft of bike in Bournemouth

    22 January 2020
    A man has been charged and is due to appear in court in connection with the alleged theft of a bicycle in Bournemouth. It was reported that a yellow and black mountain bike was stolen after being left locked up near to the junction of Wimborne Road and C...
  • Witness appeal after attempted thefts in Bournemouth

    21 January 2020
    Officers investigating the attempted thefts from cars in two roads nearby to each other in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. It is reported that between 7.30am and 8am on Saturday 11 January 2020 a man tr...
  • Appeal for information following reported sexual threats in Bournemouth

    21 January 2020
    Detectives investigating an incident where a woman was reportedly threatened with a sexual attack in Bournemouth are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident, which occurre...
  • Man charged in connection with reported attempted robbery in Bournemouth

    21 January 2020
    A man has been charged and is due to appear in court in connection with a reported attempted robbery in Bournemouth. Dorset Police was called at 9.05pm on Friday 29 November 2019 to a report of an attempted robbery at Wallisdown News on Wallisdown Road. ...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision near Sherborne

    21 January 2020
    Officers are investigating the circumstances of a serious injury collision near Sherborne and are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to get in touch. Dorset Police was called at 3.53pm on Tuesday 21 January 2020 to a report of a two v...
  • Witness appeal following fatal collision near Hurn

    20 January 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses and anyone with dashcam footage to come forward following a fatal collision near Hurn. Dorset Police was called just after 8pm on Monday 20 January 2020 to reports that a Ford Focus had left the road and come to rest...
  • Three sentenced following county lines drug gang investigation

    17 January 2020
    Three men have been sentenced following an investigation into a county lines drugs network. Sadiq Mohamed, aged 31 and of Hunt Road, Southall in Middlesex, was jailed for six years and Thomas Andrew Francis, aged 52 and of no fixed abode, was sentenced t...
  • Witness appeal following theft in Poole

    20 January 2020
    Officers investigating the theft of garden furniture from a pub in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Between 5pm on Friday 3 January and 9am on Thursday 9 January 2020 it is reported that garden furniture was s...
  • CCTV appeal following distraction burglary at store in Poole

    20 January 2020
    Officers investigating a distraction burglary at a store in Poole are issuing CCTV images of two men they would like to speak to. The incident occurred at around 2pm on Wednesday 11 December 2019 at Court Stores on Sandbanks Road. It is reported that a m...
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