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  • Appeal for information following fatal collision in Weymouth

    22 March 2020
    Officers are appealing for information and anyone with dashcam footage to come forward following a fatal collision in Weymouth. Officers were called at 11.41am on Sunday 22 March 2020 to reports of a head-on collision on the A354 Weymouth Relief Road inv...
  • COVID-19 message to our communities

    21 March 2020
    Message from Assistant Chief Constable Mark Callaghan, who is leading the police response for COVID-19: "I would like to reassure our Dorset communities that we have taken all necessary steps to ensure we can continue to protect you, prevent crime and up...
  • Witness appeal following aggravated burglary in Bournemouth

    20 March 2020
    Detectives investigating an aggravated burglary in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 10.07pm on Thursday 19 March 2020 to a report of a group of men wearing balaclavas entering...
  • Man jailed following burglary at a home in Poole

    19 March 2020
    A man has been jailed after committing a burglary at a residential property in Poole. Caleb William Warren, aged 34 and of Langdon Road in Poole, was sentenced to two years and eight months in prison after being found guilty of burglary at Bournemouth Cr...
  • CCTV following fraud in Bournemouth

    19 March 2020
    Officers investigating a fraud offence in Bournemouth are issuing CCTV images of two men they would like to speak to. At 2.41pm on Saturday 29 February 2020 two men entered Argos in Post Office Road and ordered £458-worth of goods, including a Sams...
  • Robbery in Poole – image appeal

    18 March 2020
    Officers investigating a robbery in Poole are issuing an image of the stolen bike and asking anyone with information to come forward. At around 4.50pm on Tuesday 3 March 2020 a 10-year-old boy was cycling along Melbury Avenue at the junction with Milborn...
  • Witness appeal following robbery in Weymouth

    18 March 2020
    Detectives investigating a robbery in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Between 4am and 5am on Wednesday 11 March 2020 the victim, a woman aged in her 20s, was walking through the underpass under Westwey Roa...
  • Update – second man due to appear in court in connection with investigation into alleged scam

    18 March 2020
    A second man is due to appear in court in connection with an investigation into an alleged scam where a Bournemouth couple were reportedly conned out of a significant amount of money. It was reported that the couple, aged in their 70s, were targeted by f...
  • Theft from shop in Dorchester – CCTV appeal

    18 March 2020
    Officers investigating the theft of perfume from a shop in Dorchester are issuing CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to. At around 12pm on Thursday 5 March 2020 a man entered Goulds on South Street and put five bottles of perfume, worth over &...
  • CCTV appeal following theft from store in Poole

    18 March 2020
    Officers investigating a theft from a store in Poole are issuing CCTV images of the suspect. At around 6.52pm on Thursday 27 February 2020 a man entered the Waitrose store in Ashley Road in Parkstone and put several bottles of alcohol as well as other it...
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