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September 2018  

  • Witness appeal following robbery in Bournemouth

    17 September 2018
    Detectives investigating a robbery in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The incident occurred between 12.50pm and 1.30pm on Wednesday 12 September 2018 in a wooded area of Meyrick Park, near to the golf c...
  • Robbery in Weymouth – witness appeal

    17 September 2018
    Officers investigating the robbery of a 17-year-old boy in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. The incident occurred at approximately 2.45pm on Friday 14 September 2018 as the victim was walking through an alleyway linking Derby Street ...
  • Renewed appeal following fatal road traffic collision in Dorchester

    16 September 2018
    Officers investigating a fatal road traffic collision in Dorchester are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. At 4.10pm on Friday 14 September 2018 Dorset Police was informed by the ambulance service about the incident in H...
  • Public appeal to identify owner of found statue

    14 September 2018
    Officers are hoping to trace the owner of a statue that was found in Bournemouth. The statue was discovered on a doorstep of an address in St Mary’s Road in the town on the morning of Sunday 26 August 2018. The occupant recalls hearing a noise at a...
  • Witness appeal following serious road traffic collision in Dorchester

    14 September 2018
    Officers investigating a serious road traffic collision in Dorchester are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. At 4.10pm today, Friday 14 September 2018, Dorset Police was informed by the ambulance service about the incide...
  • Family tribute to woman who died in collision in Weymouth

    14 September 2018
    The family of a woman who sadly died in a collision in Weymouth has paid tribute to her. At 10.05am on Wednesday 22 August 2018, Dorset Police received a report of a collision involving a red Citroen C4 Picasso and a pedestrian outside Weymouth Community...
  • Knife amnesty in Dorset: 18 - 21 September 2018

    13 September 2018
    No good can come of carrying a knife, so bin it. This is the message from Dorset Police as it launches a knife amnesty in the county. Between Tuesday 18 September and Friday 21 September 2018 members of the public can dispose of unwanted knives and bl...
  • Update – man charged in connection with reported assault in Ferndown

    12 September 2018
    A man has been charged in connection with an alleged assault in Ferndown. It was reported that a local woman aged in her 70s was walking her dog along Church Road near to the Village Hall when the incident occurred at around 1.40pm on Tuesday 4 September...
  • Dorset Police warn of iTunes scams

    12 September 2018
    Dorset Police are warning Dorset residents of the increasing use of scams where iTunes vouchers are requested as payment tothe fraudsters. Telephone and email scammers tell the victims that the payment can be for any number of purported reasons, includin...
  • Witness appeal following reported assaults in Weymouth

    10 September 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following reported assaults in Weymouth. At around 4.15am on Saturday 8 September 2018 a man was reportedly assaulted on The Esplanade. The victim, aged in his 20s and from Bridgwater in Somerset, su...
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