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  • Appeal following theft of statue in Verwood

    10 May 2017
    Police are appealing for anyone with information to come forward following the theft of a statue in Verwood - with an image of the statue being released. It was reported that a life-size bronze deer and fawn statue was stolen from an address on Doe's Lan...
  • Witness appeal following burglary and theft in North Dorset

    09 May 2017
    Officers are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following a burglary and theft in North Dorset. At 12.05pm on Monday 8 May 2017 it was reported that offenders had broken into a large detached barn in the Melbury Abbas are...
  • Police urge public to follow security advice after a series of burglaries in Dorset

    09 May 2017
    Dorset Police is warning home owners and property developers to secure their properties following a series of residential burglaries. The Force has experienced seven dwelling burglaries during April to homes under renovation, which have resulted in the t...
  • UPDATE: Man due in court in connection with fire at HMP Guys Marsh near Shaftesbury

    09 May 2017
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a fire on the roof of a building within HMP Guys Marsh near Shaftesbury. Emergency services were called to the incident at around 8pm on Friday 10 March 2017. All prisoners and staff were accounted for ...
  • Man due in court following fatal collision in Stalbridge

    09 May 2017
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a fatal collision in Stalbridge in which a motorcyclist died. Officers were called at 3.22pm on Friday 7 October 2016 to reports of a collision between a Suzuki motorcycle and a tractor registered to a S...
  • Witness appeal after robbery in Shaftesbury

    08 May 2017
    Officers investigating reports of a robbery in Shaftesbury are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. The incident happened at around 2pm on Wednesday 3 May 2017 in the Angel Lane car park. The victim, a local man in his 30...
  • UPDATE: Request for public help after report of paraglider out of control

    08 May 2017
    A paraglider who was reported to have been out of control in Gillingham has contacted officers to say he is safe and well. At 9.48pm on Sunday 7 May 2017 Dorset Police received a call from a concerned member of the public. Around 30 minutes earlier he h...
  • Request for public help after report of paraglider out of control

    07 May 2017
    Officers are searching in Gillingham after a report of a paraglider being out of control and coming down and are asking anyone with information to come forward. At 9.48pm on Sunday 7 May 2017 Dorset Police received a call from a concerned member of the p...
  • Witness appeal following robbery and assault in Poole

    06 May 2017
    Detectives investigating a robbery and assault in Poole are asking witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. The incident happened at around 5.30am on Saturday 6 May 2017 along Haven Road. The victim, a 21-year-old woman from Lymington in H...
  • Public appeal to find stolen bicycle

    04 May 2017
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help to find a teenage boy’s bicycle which was stolen from Dorchester. Sometime between 11am and 1pm on Friday 28 April 2017 a bright orange coloured Orbea bicycle was stolen from the bike sheds at Tho...
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