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  • Update – image appeal following reported assault in Dorchester

    27 August 2019
    A woman has come forward following an image appeal in relation to a reported assault in Dorchester. At approximately 3.30pm on Wednesday 14 August 2019 it was reported that a woman was shopping in Marks & Spencer on South Street when an altercation o...
  • Witness appeal following barn fire in North Dorset

    26 August 2019
    Detectives working with the fire service to investigate a barn fire in North Dorset are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report from Dorset and Wiltshire Fire Service at 8.44pm on Sunday 25 Augu...
  • Witness appeal after alleged assault in Bournemouth

    24 August 2019
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward - with five teenagers arrested. The incident, which happened in the Lower Gardens, was reported to police at 10.25pm on Fri...
  • Update in relation to reports of disturbance at Bournemouth pub

    23 August 2019
    A man arrested in connection with reports of a disturbance at a Bournemouth pub is due to appear in court. Dorset Police was called at 10.37pm on Wednesday 21 August 2019 to a report of a man causing a disturbance at The George Tapps pub in Old Christchu...
  • Update – men due in court in connection with fatal collision in Poole

    23 August 2019
    Two men are due to appear at court in connection with a fatal collision in Poole. Police were called at 11.07pm on Friday 18 January 2019 to reports of a collision involving a pedestrian and a car on Poole Road in Branksome. The 71-year-old female pedes...
  • Public appeal following banking scams targeting elderly residents in East Dorset

    21 August 2019
    Officers are again urging residents to remain vigilant after scammers targeted elderly residents in East Dorset. At around 11.30am on Tuesday 20 August 2019 an elderly woman received a phone call from a man purporting to be from NatWest bank in Ringwood....
  • Man due in court in connection with reported robbery in Weymouth

    21 August 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a reported robbery in Weymouth. At around 12.30am on Sunday 7 April 2019 officers were called to St Nicholas Street following reports that an altercation had broken out between a local woman aged in her ...
  • Update – man arrested in connection with reported assault and criminal damage incident in Bournemouth

    21 August 2019
    A man has been arrested in connection with a reported assault and criminal damage incident in Bournemouth. At approximately 8.30pm on Tuesday 4 June 2019 it was reported that a man and a woman were eating in The Christopher Creeke pub on Holdenhurst Road...
  • Update in relation to report of person impersonating police officer in Bournemouth

    20 August 2019
    A teenage boy is due to appear in court in connection with a report of someone impersonating a police officer in Bournemouth. At 5.36pm on Wednesday 6 March 2019 Dorset Police received a call from a woman in Wellington Road reporting that a suspicious ma...
  • Appeal for information following burglary on Portland

    19 August 2019
    Officers investigating the theft of machinery from a quarry site on Portland are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Between 5.30pm on Friday 16 August 2019 and 7am on Saturday 17 August 2019 two breakers for diggers were ...
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