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  • CCTV appeal following assault in Bournemouth

    27 May 2020
    Officers investigating an assault in Bournemouth are issuing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to. At around 4am on Sunday 15 March 2020 at Wiggle Gentleman’s Club on Old Christchurch Road it was reported that a man approached the vict...
  • Appeal for information following suspicious fire at Poole nature reserve

    27 May 2020
    Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward following a fire at a Poole nature reserve that it is believed may have been started deliberately. Dorset Police was contacted by the fire service at around 4.45pm on Tuesday 26 May 2020 ...
  • Appeal for information after woman bitten by dog in Poole

    27 May 2020
    Officers investigating an incident where a woman was bitten by a dog in Poole are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. The victim, a woman aged in her 50s, was cycling along the Sterte Esplanade at around 1pm on Sunday 24 May 2020 when ...
  • Witness appeal following indecent exposure incident in Bournemouth

    26 May 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following an indecent exposure incident in Bournemouth. At around 12.15pm on Tuesday 19 May 2020 the victim, a woman aged in her fifties, was walking through King’s Par...
  • Update in relation to reported dog bite in Poole

    26 May 2020
    A man has come forward following an appeal in relation to an incident where a woman was reportedly bitten by a dog in Poole. The incident occurred at around 1.30pm on Thursday 23 April 2020 on Constitution Hill. A woman aged in her 60s who was walking he...
  • Act responsibly and ‘think twice’ while travelling across Dorset

    22 May 2020
    Dorset Police is urging the public to ‘think twice’ about their actions and act responsibly while travelling across Dorset. Since the Government relaxed the lockdown restrictions on travel and exercise, there has been a notable rise in the nu...
  • Witness appeal following criminal damage incident in Swanage

    22 May 2020
    Officers investigating an incident of criminal damage in Swanage are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. It was reported that at around 9.45am on Sunday 10 May 2020 the victim - a woman aged in her 30s - was waiting in a q...
  • Update in relation to reported assault on bus in Poole

    22 May 2020
    A woman has come forward following a CCTV appeal in relation to a reported assault on a bus in Poole. At around 11.10pm on Tuesday 28 April 2020 a man and a woman got on a bus on Longfleet Road and attempted to pay for two tickets with a quantity of chan...
  • Dorset Police urge motorists to behave sensibly on our roads

    22 May 2020
    Dorset Police will be stepping up its education and enforcement of the ‘fatal five’ with a focus on speed as part of a National Police Chiefs’ Council operation. With the gradual relaxing of lockdown restrictions, police forces througho...
  • Update in relation to investigation into forest fire near Wareham

    21 May 2020
    Detectives working with the fire service to investigate a large forest fire near Wareham have confirmed that the cause of the fire is not believed to be malicious. Dorset Police received a report from the fire service at 1.11pm on Monday 18 May 2020 in r...
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