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  • Update – CCTV appeal following reported thefts from store in Bournemouth

    29 August 2019
    A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the alleged theft of items from a store in Bournemouth. At 7.57pm on Wednesday 17 July 2019 a man reportedly entered the Boots store at Castlepoint Shopping Centre and stole a large quantity of cosme...
  • Witness appeal following suspected arson in Weymouth

    29 August 2019
    Officers investigating a suspicious vehicle fire in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At approximately 4.20am on Thursday 22 August 2019 Dorset Police was called by the fire service to a report of a vehicle ...
  • Update – man arrested following reported theft at Poole store

    29 August 2019
    A man has been arrested in connection with the reported theft of a tent from a store in Poole. At around 12.10pm on Friday 19 July 2019 a man and woman were seen to enter the Decathlon store at Poole Retail Park at Redlands. The man was allegedly seen t...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Bournemouth

    28 August 2019
    Detectives investigating an assault in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At approximately 12.10am on Tuesday 20 August 2019 a 17-year-old was walking with his friends on Namu Road when an altercation took...
  • Appeal following reported robbery in Bournemouth

    28 August 2019
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward after a teenage boy was reportedly robbed in Bournemouth. At approximately 2.45am on Wednesday 28 August 2019 it is reported that a 16-year-old boy was sitting with a frien...
  • Update – CCTV appeal following reported assault in Christchurch

    27 August 2019
    A man and woman have made contact with officers in connection with a reported assault in Christchurch. It was reported that at approximately 5.05pm on Thursday 6 June 2019 a group of teenagers were eating in McDonalds on Somerford Road when one of the bo...
  • Appeal following suspicious behaviour in Dorchester

    27 August 2019
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was seen acting suspiciously in the Fordington Fields area of Dorchester. At approximately 12.15am on Monday 26 August 2019 a woman was inside an address when she noticed a man with a tor...
  • Public warning after banking scams in Shaftesbury

    27 August 2019
    Officers are renewing their appeal for residents to remain vigilant after scammers have targeted elderly residents in Shaftesbury. In the morning of Thursday 22 August 2019 an elderly woman received a phone call from a man purporting to be from NatWest. ...
  • Update – image appeal following reported assault in Dorchester

    27 August 2019
    A woman has come forward following an image appeal in relation to a reported assault in Dorchester. At approximately 3.30pm on Wednesday 14 August 2019 it was reported that a woman was shopping in Marks & Spencer on South Street when an altercation o...
  • Witness appeal following barn fire in North Dorset

    26 August 2019
    Detectives working with the fire service to investigate a barn fire in North Dorset are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report from Dorset and Wiltshire Fire Service at 8.44pm on Sunday 25 Augu...
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