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  • Serious road traffic collision on A35 at Dorchester

    07 May 2016
    We are currently dealing with a serious injury road traffic collision on the westbound carriageway of the A35 between Yellowham Hill and Puddletown at Dorchester. The collision happened at around 1.30pm today, Saturday 7 May 2016, involving three motorb...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision

    07 May 2016
    Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a serious road traffic collision on the A35 at Dorchester in which a teenage girl sustained life-threatening injuries. At around 1.10pm today, Saturday 7 May 2016, a serious injury collision o...
  • UPDATE - Witness appeal following serious injury collision

    07 May 2016
    Please find below an update to the earlier serious injury collision on the A35 near Dorchester. The road closure on the A35 has been lifted and both carriageways are now open. At around 1.10pm today, Saturday 7 May 2016, a serious injury collision occ...
  • Appeal after quad bike theft near Sturminster Newton

    06 May 2016
    Officers are trying to locate a quad bike that was stolen from a property near Sturminster Newton and are appealing to the public for information. The quad bike was taken from a property between Manston and Child Okeford overnight between Monday 25 Apri...
  • Witness appeal after collision in Ferndown

    06 May 2016
    Officers in Ferndown are appealing for witnesses after a two-vehicle collision, which left a motorcyclist with serious arm injuries. The incident happened along Wimborne Road West at around 6.05pm on Wednesday 4 May 2016. A white Fiat 500 being driven ...
  • Witness appeal after serious injury collision in East Dorset

    05 May 2016
    Officers are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a serious road traffic collision in East Dorset. Police were called at 9.29pm on Wednesday 4 May 2016 to a four-vehicle road traffic collision on Boundary Lane, St Le...
  • UPDATE - Murder investigation launched after woman dies following alleged assault in Bournemouth

    05 May 2016
    Two witnesses have come forward following a CCTV appeal in connection with the death of Julie Cook who died following an alleged assault in Bournemouth. Officers were called at 12.53am on Tuesday 3 May 2016 by staff at Poole Hospital to reports that a w...
  • Beaminster Neighbourhood Policing Team move into new home

    05 May 2016
    Yesterday (Wednesday 4 May 2016), Beaminster Neighbourhood Policing Team (NPT) moved into Beaminster Community Fire Station, where they will share facilities with the newly combined Dorset and Wiltshire fire service. Patrol officers will also use the stat...
  • Witness appeal after robbery in Dorchester

    03 May 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information after an elderly woman was robbed in Dorchester. An 86-year-old woman was walking along Middle Farm Way, Poundbury at around 10am on Monday 2 May 2016 after visiting the local shop and w...
  • Witness appeal following theft from vehicle in Weymouth

    04 May 2016
    Police investigating a theft from a van in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses and reminding people not to leave items in their vehicles overnight. Sometime between 8pm on Tuesday 26 April and 8.30am on Wednesday 27 April 2016, offenders gained access ...
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