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  • Update following alleged assault in Bournemouth

    03 August 2016
    In relation to an alleged assault in Horseshoe Common in Bournemouth town centre on Saturday 16 July 2016, two 20-year-old Poole men have been arrested on suspicion of assault. Both are helping officers with their enquiries. ...
  • Introducing Dorset Police’s new Cyber-Crime Prevention Officer

    02 August 2016
    Joining the fight against cyber-crime in Dorset is Jake Moore, who this week started work in the new Cyber-Crime Prevention Officer role. The threat from cyber-crime is a rapidly growing problem nationally for policing and tackling it is a priority in Do...
  • Renewed witness appeal following fatal collision near Blandford

    01 August 2016
    Officers investigating a fatal collision on the A350 near Blandford have issued a renewed appeal for witnesses. At 10.50am on Sunday 24 July 2016 officers were called to the incident at Spetisbury involving a red and black Suzuki motorcycle and a silver ...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Bournemouth

    31 July 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following an assault in Bournemouth town centre. The incident happened at around 2.30am on Sunday 31 July 2016 when a 23-year-old Wimborne man entered the Lower Gardens wi...
  • Assault in Poole - witness appeal

    31 July 2016
    Detectives investigating an assault in Poole are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. At 2.32am on Sunday 31 July 2016 Dorset Police received a report that a man had sustained an injury following an assault in the Jolly Sa...
  • Appeal after reported burglary of opticians in Poole

    29 July 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a reported burglary in Poole - with three men being arrested. The incident occurred at around 1.40am on Tuesday 26 July 2016 at Leightons Opticians in Poole High Str...
  • Appeal after reports of dangerous driving in Gillingham

    29 July 2016
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information following reports of a dangerous driving incident in Gillingham. It was reported that a man driving a silver Volkswagen Golf swerved into the path of a woman who was driving a silver Ford...
  • Witness appeal after street robbery in Bournemouth

    29 July 2016
    Detectives in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses following a street robbery in Bournemouth. The incident happened at around 10.25pm on Thursday 28 July 2016 along Meyrick Road near to the Queens Hotel. The victim, a 15-year-old Saudi boy currently ...
  • Update in investigation following death of 17-year-old Jack Gudge

    29 July 2016
    In consultation with the Crown Prosecution Service three of the four people, arrested in relation to the investigation into the death of 17-year-old Jack Gudge, have been released from police bail with no further action. Officers had been called to repo...
  • Dorset Police support World Day against Trafficking in Persons

    28 July 2016
    As World Day against Trafficking in Persons takes place on Saturday 30 July 2016, police remind Dorset residents to look out for the signs. Human trafficking is a hidden crime, which takes place globally and affects people within the UK, including Dorset...
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