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  • Appeal after distraction burglary near Ferndown

    04 November 2016
    Detectives investigating a distraction burglary in West Moors near Ferndown are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. The incident happened at around 3.15pm on Tuesday 1 November 2016 at an address on Glenwood Way. A local...
  • Witness appeal following burglary at Weymouth pub

    04 November 2016
    Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a burglary at a Weymouth pub. Sometime between 11pm on Sunday 30 October and 7.15am on Monday 31 October 2016 an offender gained access to the Park Hotel on Grange Road and stole a quantity of ...
  • Report shows Dorset Police are a good and efficient force

    03 November 2016
    Dorset Police and the Acting Police and Crime Commissioner welcomed a report by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) published today, Thursday 3 November, which assesses force efficiency. The report graded Dorset as ‘good’ o...
  • Witness appeal following reported assault in Wareham

    02 November 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a reported assault on a man in Wareham. Dorset Police was called at approximately 9pm yesterday, Tuesday 1 November 2016, to reports of an assault on a man outside the Red Lion pub in North...
  • Public appeal following reported rape in Weymouth town centre

    02 November 2016
    Detectives investigating a reported rape in Weymouth town centre are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At around 2am yesterday, Tuesday 1 November 2016, Dorset Police was called to a disturbance at an address in Great George Street. Officers atte...
  • Doorstep Crime Awareness Week: A great success, but please stay vigilant

    01 November 2016
    Dorset Police and Trading Standards joined forces with other local organisations to hold engagement events throughout the week, raising awareness of rogue traders and distraction burglars. Events were held at nineteen different locations across the count...
  • Guns Off Our Streets: Dorset Police shares national appeal

    01 November 2016
    The National Crime Agency (NCA) and National Counter Terrorism Policing (NCTP) are appealing directly to the public for information that could prevent criminals and terrorists from gaining access to firearms and ammunition. The appeal, led by two of the ...
  • Witness appeal after street robbery in Poole

    01 November 2016
    Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information following a street robbery in Poole. The incident happened at around 1.30am on Saturday 29 October 2016 along Churchill Road. The victim - a Bournemouth man aged in his 30s - was walking alo...
  • Man due in court in connection with dishonestly administering Botox

    31 October 2016
    A man is due to appear in court this week in connection with dishonestly administering Botox. The 40-year-old of Uxbridge in Middlesex has been issued with a postal requisition to appear before Bournemouth Magistrates’ Court on Friday 4 November 20...
  • Witness appeal after collision in Weymouth

    31 October 2016
    Officers are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following a serious injury road traffic collision in Weymouth. The incident happened at around 10.10am today, Monday 31 October 2016 on the A354 Weymouth relief road between...
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