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August 2016  

  • UPDATE - Witness appeal after fatal collision in Bournemouth

    22 August 2016
    A man is due to appear in court charged in connection with a fatal collision in Bournemouth. Officers were called at 12.54am, Sunday 21 August 2016, to Southbourne Road junction with Parkwood Road following reports of a collision between a blue Honda Jaz...
  • Witness appeal after caravan set alight in Dorchester

    22 August 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a caravan was set alight in Dorchester. At approximately 8pm on Friday 19 August 2016 an unknown man started a fire beneath a caravan which was parked on a driveway in Cambridge Road in the tow...
  • Witness appeal after fatal collision in Bournemouth

    21 August 2016
    Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a fatal road traffic collision in Bournemouth. Officers were called at 12.54am this morning, Sunday 21 August 2016, to Southbourne Road junction with Parkwood Road follo...
  • UPDATE – Two men due in court charged with attempted robbery

    19 August 2016
    Two men are due to appear in court next month charged with attempted robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery. The charges relate to an incident which occurred in the Middle Chine area of West Overcliff Drive in Bournemouth at around 4.15pm on Sunday 24 ...
  • Witness appeal following alleged assault in Weymouth

    19 August 2016
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward - with one man charged. It was reported to Dorset Police that at around 5.20pm on Monday 15 August 2016 a man aged in his 70s was assaulted in Great Georg...
  • Robbery in Bournemouth Gardens - witness appeal

    19 August 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses after two people were robbed in Bournemouth Gardens. The incident happened at around 3.20am today, Friday 19 August 2016, when the victims - a 17-year-old male student from Saudi Arabia and an 18-year-old female stu...
  • Witness appeal after Weymouth assault

    19 August 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Weymouth. A 25-year-old local man was walking along the Esplanade near to HSBC when he accidently bumped into another man. He apologised and started walking toward Marks & Spencer when he...
  • Dorset Police issues advice for Bournemouth Air Festival 2016

    18 August 2016
    The Air Festival, which starts today, has been an annual event since 2008 attracting over seven million visitors during its lifetime. The Force is asking the public to follow some ‘plane’ and simple advice to keep the weekend safe and enjoyabl...
  • Witness appeal following robbery in Christchurch

    18 August 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a robbery on a security van in Christchurch. At around 11.50am today, Thursday 18 August 2016, a security guard was making a cash deposit delivery at Tesco Express on Barrack Road when he was a...
  • Man due in court for perverting the course of justice

    16 August 2016
    A 51-year-old man from Shaftesbury is due to appear in court charged with perverting the course of justice. The charge relates to a series of acts which are alleged to have taken place between Wednesday 16 March and Thursday 5 May 2016. The man is alleg...
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