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  • Update: Man charged with sexual assault following incident on bus in Poole

    22 December 2016
    A man has been charged with sexual assault following an incident on a bus in Poole. The 57-year-old from Poole has been charged with sexual assault on a female and is due to appear before Poole Magistrates’ Court on Friday 3 February 2017. It was ...
  • Woman charged following reported serious assault in Bournemouth

    21 December 2016
    A woman has been charged in connection with a reported stabbing in Bournemouth. Officers were called at around 2am on Wednesday 26 October 2016 to an address on Cromer Road in Bournemouth where the alleged offence occurred. A man aged in his 40s suffere...
  • Christmas drink and drug drive campaign – 14 people charged

    21 December 2016
    A further 14 people have been charged with drink or drug driving offences as part of Dorset Police's Christmas drink and drug drive campaign. They are due to appear at courts in Bournemouth and Weymouth in January. A total of 30 people have been charged...
  • Renewed appeal following reported burglary in Blandford

    20 December 2016
    Officers have renewed their appeal for witnesses following a reported burglary in Blandford - with an image being released of the missing medals. It was reported that sometime between 1pm and 9pm on Thursday 1 December 2016 offenders gained access to a p...
  • Dorset Police is asking you all to think before you call this Christmas

    20 December 2016
    The festive season is always a busy time for emergency services. As part of this year’s Christmas campaign, Dorset Police is asking you to think carefully before you call and consider using the ‘Do it Online’ service available. Last Dec...
  • Appeal after lead theft from lifts in Poole

    19 December 2016
    Police are appealing for witnesses following the theft of lead from two lifts in Poole. The first incident happened at around 12.30am on Saturday 26 November 2016 at Nelson Court on Lagland Street. A second theft happened in the evening of Sunday 11 Dec...
  • Witness appeal after fatal collision in Weymouth

    19 December 2016
    Officers are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision in Weymouth. The incident happened at 6.38am this morning, Monday 19 December 2016, on Abbotsbury Road near to the junction with Franklin Road. A white Mercedes van being driv...
  • Investigation into sexual assault in Bournemouth – man charged

    17 December 2016
    Detectives investigating three sexual assaults in Bournemouth have charged a man. The 28-year-old Bournemouth man was arrested in the town on Wednesday 14 December 2016. The arrest was made in relation to an incident on Thursday 24 November 2016 in whic...
  • Man charged following alleged assault in Bournemouth

    16 December 2016
    Officers investigating an alleged assault on a woman in Bournemouth have charged a man. The 58-year-old local man has been charged with wounding with intent and is due to appear before Bournemouth Magistrates' Court today, Friday 16 December 2016. The i...
  • Appeal after alleged assault in Weymouth

    16 December 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses after an alleged assault in Weymouth - with one man being arrested. Police received reports that a man had been assaulted in St Albans Street at around 3.20am on Friday 16 December 2016, following an altercation bet...
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