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  • UPDATE – Arrest made following reported religiously aggravated assault in Bournemouth

    15 August 2016
    A man has been arrested in connection with a reported religiously aggravated assault on a woman in Bournemouth. At around 2.20am on Saturday 13 August 2016 it was reported that a Turkish woman aged in her 20s was walking in Charminster Road close to Ceme...
  • New Dorset Police Rural Crime Team launches with partnership networking day

    15 August 2016
    The new Rural Crime Team and their police colleagues were joined by partners from the council, the National Farmers’ Union (NFU), Trading Standards and Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service at an engagement meeting held at Kingston Maurward...
  • Murder investigation launched in Poole

    14 August 2016
    Detectives have launched a murder investigation following the death of a man at a flat in Poole - with another man having been arrested. At around 1.35pm today, Sunday 14 August 2016, officers were called to reports of a disturbance at an address in Wess...
  • Witness appeal following religiously aggravated assault in Bournemouth

    13 August 2016
    Police have issued an appeal for witnesses following a religiously aggravated assault on a woman in the Charminster area of Bournemouth. At around 2.20am today, Saturday 13 August 2016, a Turkish woman aged in her 20s was walking in Charminster Road clos...
  • Witness appeal after indecent exposure in Weymouth

    12 August 2016
    Detectives in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following an indecent exposure incident in the town. Police were called at 8.30pm on Thursday 11 August 2016, following reports of a man indecently exposing hi...
  • Witness appeal following fail-to-stop collision in Poole

    12 August 2016
    Police investigating a serious injury fail-to-stop collision in Poole have issued an appeal for witnesses. The collision occurred on Thursday 4 August 2016 at approximately 4.40pm at the traffic light junction on Longfleet Road and Fernside Road. A moto...
  • Witness appeal after criminal damage in Weymouth

    10 August 2016
    Police in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following criminal damage to a stone wall. The wall, which is located on the trail off Louviers Road at the top of Lorton Meadow in the town, had initially been da...
  • Public appeal and advice following theft from cars in Wareham

    10 August 2016
    Police are appealing for witnesses and reminding the public to be vigilant after thieves broke into three cars in the Wareham area. Between 7pm and 7.30pm on Monday 8 August 2016, offenders broke into a blue Honda which was parked in Morden Road. A walle...
  • Renewed appeal following fail-to-stop collision in Poole

    10 August 2016
    Officers investigating a fail-to-stop collision in Poole which has left a cyclist with a brain injury have renewed their appeal for the public’s help. A 55-year-old local man was riding from Broadstone and had travelled around the roundabout at the...
  • Witness appeal after serious collision in Weymouth

    10 August 2016
    Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a serious road traffic collision in Weymouth. The incident happened at around 1.50am this morning, Wednesday 10 August 2016, along Field Barn Drive. A red Suzuki motorc...
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