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  • Public appeal following fail-to-stop collision involving child in Weymouth

    09 July 2019
    Officers investigating a fail-to-stop collision in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At around 3.30pm on Thursday 27 June 2019 a nine-year-old local girl was cycling along Bryants Lane when she was struck by a white car, causing her t...
  • Witness appeal following burglary near Dorchester

    09 July 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following a burglary at a construction site near Dorchester. A report was received at 6.55am yesterday, Monday 8 July 2019, about a burglary at a construction site at Silverl...
  • Witness appeal following fail-to-stop collision in Weymouth

    08 July 2019
    Officers investigating a fail-to-stop road traffic collision in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The incident occurred at around 5.30pm on Thursday 27 June 2019 outside of the bus depot on Commercial Road i...
  • Update – appeal for witnesses following reported stabbing in Bournemouth

    05 July 2019
    Two people arrested in connection with a reported stabbing in Bournemouth will face no further police action. Dorset Police was called at 6.35pm on Monday 13 May 2019 to reports of a man found with stab injuries in Gervis Place. Officers attended the sc...
  • Men charged following reported knifepoint robbery incidents in Bournemouth town centre

    04 July 2019
    Two men have been charged following a detailed investigation by detectives into reported knifepoint robbery incidents in Bournemouth town centre. At 5pm on Monday 1 July 2019 a report was received that a local man aged in his 20s was walking through the ...
  • Meerkat missing following burglary near Dorchester

    04 July 2019
    Officers are calling on the public to help them find a meerkat that has gone missing following a burglary near Dorchester. The meerkat is a two-year-old female and was being cared for at an address just outside the grounds of Kingston Maurward College wh...
  • Appeal following unprovoked assault in Bournemouth

    03 July 2019
    Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward following a serious unprovoked assault in Bournemouth. Just before midnight on Thursday 27 June 2019 the victim - a local man aged in his 50s - was walking along St Luke’s Road when...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with reported assault in Bournemouth

    03 July 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a reported assault outside a Bournemouth bar. At around 3am on Sunday 18 November 2018 an altercation occurred outside Revolution in Old Christchurch Road. A 28-year-old man reportedly went to intervene...
  • Update – CCTV appeal following report of theft by finding in Bridport

    03 July 2019
    A man has come forward following a CCTV appeal issued in relation to a report of theft by finding in Bridport. The incident occurred at around 10am on Friday 24 May 2019 at the RSPCA charity shop in West Street. It was reported that a woman aged in her ...
  • Appeal after cyclist injured on beach in Christchurch

    02 July 2019
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help after a cyclist sustained serious injuries when she rode into a rope that had been tied across a promenade in Christchurch. The incident happened when the victim - 63-year-old Janet Binning from Christch...
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