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  • Warning to public following series of Rolex robberies in Dorset

    03 August 2021
    Officers investigating a series of robberies where Rolex watches have been stolen from victims’ wrists in Dorset are renewing their plea for members of the public to remain vigilant. A number of incidents have been reported in recent days, includin...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with reported theft of dog in Poole

    02 August 2021
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with the alleged theft of a dog in Poole. It was reported that at around 3.30pm on Friday 23 April 2021 a German Shepherd was stolen from outside Tesco Express on the Quay. The dog was subsequently located a...
  • Force pledges ongoing commitment to its communities

    02 August 2021
    Dorset Police has once again renewed its commitment to engaging and communicating with its communities to ensure a local approach to policing. The Force has renewed local plans under the Neighbourhood Engagement Commitment (NEC) initiative so communities ...
  • Update in relation to serious collision in East Dorset

    31 July 2021
    A woman seriously injured in a collision on the A31 in East Dorset has sadly died. Dorset Police received a report at 3.04pm on Thursday 29 July 2021 of a collision at Sturminster Marshall involving a blue Honda Civic estate and a blue and green Ford Tra...
  • Appeal for information following dog bite incident in Poole

    30 July 2021
    Officers investigating an incident where a woman was bitten by a dog at a park in Poole are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. The incident occurred at around 12.30pm on Tuesday 27 July 2021 at Alexandra Park. The victim was walking h...
  • Appeal for information following public order incident in Bournemouth

    30 July 2021
    Officers investigating a public order incident in Bournemouth town centre are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The victim, a man aged in his 40s, was walking in The Square at around 11pm on Tuesday 27 July 2021 when he ...
  • Witness appeal following serious road traffic collision in East Dorset

    29 July 2021
    Officers investigating a serious injury road traffic collision on the A31 in East Dorset are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at 3.04pm on Thursday 29 July 2021 of a collisio...
  • Crime prevention advice issued following rise in theft of catalytic converters in Dorset

    29 July 2021
    The Force is issuing crime prevention advice to motorists following an increase in catalytic converter thefts over the last year due to the rising value of the precious metals they contain.            Dorset Police data reveals there were 94 reports of ca...
  • Family tribute following fatal road traffic collision in Blandford

    28 July 2021
    The family of a teenager who died following a road traffic collision in Blanford have paid tribute to their loved one. At approximately 12.30am on Saturday 17 July 2021 a collision occurred involving a silver Vauxhall Insignia and a pedestrian on the A35...
  • Witness appeal following robbery in Poole

    28 July 2021
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following a robbery in Poole. At approximately 1.50pm on Monday 26 July 2021 the victim - a man aged in his 70s - was approached at the entrance to the Harbourside Car Park 1...

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