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  • Dorset Police welcomes first successful Community Road Safe evening

    30 September 2016
    On Thursday 29 September, Dorset Police successfully launched the first free Community Road Safe evening for the public from the Safewise centre in Bournemouth, in an attempt to improve road safety across the county. The innovative workshops follow on fr...
  • Witness appeal following collision on The Esplanade in Weymouth

    30 September 2016
    Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a collision between two buses in Weymouth. Officers were called at 10.37am today, Friday 30 September 2016, to reports of a collision between two single-decker buses, registered to First Buses....
  • Police urge public to follow security advice following car thefts in the county

    30 September 2016
    Dorset Police is warning car owners to leave their keys in a secure place in their home, out of sight of potential thieves. The Force has experienced a number of incidents of dwelling burglary in recent months, which have resulted in the theft of car key...
  • Witness appeal after man stabbed in Bournemouth

    30 September 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was stabbed in a Bournemouth street. At around 5.13pm today, Friday 30 September 2016, a man was found with serious injuries in Regent Drive in the Littledown area of the town. The victi...
  • Public appeal following burglary in Bournemouth

    28 September 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a burglary at an elderly woman’s home in Bournemouth. At around 3.20pm on Sunday 25 September 2016, a woman aged in her 80s was in her home in the Fernheath Road area when an unknown man opened her unloc...
  • Indecent exposure incident in Poole - witness appeal

    28 September 2016
    Officers investigating an indecent exposure incident in Poole are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At approximately 10.30pm on Saturday 24 September 2016 a man and a woman were walking along an alleyway which runs between Ringwood Road and Dorche...
  • Witness appeal following alleged fail-to-stop collision in Bournemouth

    28 September 2016
    Police in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses after a woman was seriously injured following an alleged fail-to-stop collision in the town. At around 5.15pm on Tuesday 27 September 2016, a serious road traffic collision occurred on Pine Road when a bl...
  • UPDATE – Alleged assault in Poole

    28 September 2016
    One man is due to appear in court next month charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent. The charge relates to an incident which occurred on Sandbanks Road in Poole at 5.59pm on Saturday 24 July 2016. It was reported that an altercation took ...
  • Public appeal following indecent exposure incident in Poole

    27 September 2016
    Police in Poole are appealing for the public’s help following an indecent exposure incident in the town. At around 9.55pm on Monday 19 September 2016 a woman was walking along Ashley Road when a man indecently exposed himself. The offender was stoo...
  • Dorset Police and Get Safe Online issue new ransomware warning

    27 September 2016
    • UK among top 5 countries affected by ransomware in 2015 • Estimated 90,000 devices infected in one day by just one type of ransomware • On average ransomware cybercriminals are demanding £514 from their victims Dorset Police and Ge...
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