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  • Photo appeal after burglary in Gillingham

    16 June 2017
    Police are appealing for information after a unique motorcycle frame was stolen during a garage burglary in Gillingham. The incident happened overnight between Monday 12 and Tuesday 13 June 2017 at an address on Bay Road. A number of items were stolen i...
  • Assault in Weymouth – witness appeal

    15 June 2017
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Weymouth that left a man with a fracture to his skull. Officers were called at around 6.50pm on Saturday 10 June 2017 after a man was found with injuries in Gloucester Street. It was reporte...
  • Witness appeal following suspicious incident in Weymouth

    15 June 2017
    Officers investigating a suspicious incident in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At around 8pm on Sunday 11 June 2017 a 16-year-old girl was walking along the Rodwell Trail in the direction of Portland. As she reached the bridge tha...
  • Witness appeal after man found with serious injuries in Bournemouth

    15 June 2017
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was found with life-threatening injuries in Bournemouth. At 12.32am yesterday, Wednesday 14 June 2017 the ambulance service called Dorset Police to inform them that a man had been found o...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury road traffic collision in West Parley

    14 June 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision that left a motorcyclist with a serious leg injury. Just before 6pm yesterday, Tuesday 13 June 2017, a collision occurred on Christchurch Road in West Parley, by the junction with Church La...
  • Update: Reported burglary at Bridport petrol station

    13 June 2017
    A man arrested in connection with a reported burglary at a Bridport petrol station has been released without charge. At around 10.49pm on Wednesday 3 May 2017 officers were called to reports of a till snatch at the Esso garage in East Road. A till tray, ...
  • Dorset Police asks for the public’s help in neighming its udderly awesome new crime fighting tractor!

    13 June 2017
    A tractor that has been given police branding is set to take to the fields of Dorset over the next year and Dorset Police is calling on the public’s help in naming it. Members of the public are encouraged to put forward name suggestions on the Dors...
  • Samaritans provide emotional support to Dorset Police custody detainees

    13 June 2017
    A new partnership between Dorset Police and the Samaritans charity is offering support to detainees held in Bournemouth’s custody suite.  Samaritans' volunteers have begun working in Bournemouth custody to provide a confidential and impartial support ser...
  • Man charged after reported second hand car scam in East Dorset

    12 June 2017
    A man has been charged in connection with an alleged second hand car scam in East Dorset. Police received a call at 8.29pm on Sunday 12 February 2017 reporting criminal damage to a car at an address in St Ives near Ringwood. It is alleged that three men...
  • Update: Man found with serious head injuries in Weymouth

    12 June 2017
    Detectives investigating how a man sustained serious head injuries in Weymouth have released three people without charge. The man aged in his 40s was found lying next to a bicycle in Upway Street, off King Street, at around 6.30pm on Wednesday 15 March 2...
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