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  • Update in relation to serious road traffic collision in Bournemouth

    26 February 2020
    A woman seriously injured in a road traffic collision in Bournemouth in November last year has very sadly died. A collision occurred at around 12.20pm on Sunday 10 November 2019 on Belle Vue Road involving a black Toyota Yaris and a 97-year-old female pe...
  • Update in relation to reported shoplifting in Bournemouth

    25 February 2020
    Two people are due to appear in court in connection with the reported theft of Lego from a supermarket in Bournemouth. It was reported that at around 10pm on Monday 11 November 2019 a man and woman entered the Tesco store in Riverside Avenue and selected...
  • Witness appeal following thefts in North Dorset

    24 February 2020
    Officers investigating thefts from vehicles in Gillingham are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Between Thursday 20 February and Sunday 23 February 2020 a number of overnight thefts occurred from unattended vehicles, as ...
  • Appeal for witnesses following burglary in North Dorset

    24 February 2020
    Officers investigating a burglary near Sturminster Newton are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. A home in Burton Street in Marnhull was broken into between 10.30am and 1.45pm on Saturday 22 February 2020. Various items ...
  • Appeal following criminal damage at Dorchester church

    24 February 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a spate of criminal damage at a church in Dorchester. At 11.58am on Wednesday 19 February 2020 Dorset Police was called to reports of criminal damage to the Pentecostal Church on Cambridge Road. ...
  • Dorset Police introduces drone patrols on Poole heathland to prevent anti-social behaviour

    24 February 2020
    Dorset Police is working with partners within the Urban Heath Partnership to introduce proactive patrols to prevent fire, vandalism and general anti-social behaviour. The partnership, which is now in its 21st year, will see officers from Dorset Police pr...
  • Update – man arrested in connection with reported thefts in Bournemouth

    24 February 2020
    A man has been arrested in connection with a number of reported thefts in Bournemouth. A man aged in his 20s reported that his wallet and mobile phone were stolen while he was in the area of Old Christchurch Road in the early hours of Wednesday 4 Septemb...
  • Further update following serious injury collision near Sherborne

    21 February 2020
    A man who sustained serious injuries during a collision near Sherborne has very sadly died. Dorset Police was called at 3.53pm on Tuesday 21 January 2020 to a report of a two vehicle collision involving a grey Skoda Roomster and a silver Toyota HiAce pan...
  • Dorset Police targets commercial and heavy goods vehicles in safety crackdown

    20 February 2020
    Roads policing officers from Dorset Police carried out an operation on the Ashley Heath interchange on the morning of Thursday 20 February 2020 targeting commercial and heavy goods vehicles.    The operation worked alongside HM Revenue and Customs, Driver...
  • Man arrested in connection with reported burglary in North Dorset

    19 February 2020
    A man has been arrested in connection with a reported burglary in North Dorset. It was reported that a burglary occurred between 1am on Saturday 8 February 2020 and 2pm on Sunday 8 February 2020 at Ambassador Pools and Spas near West Stour, with 30 boxes...
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