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  • Murder investigation in Bournemouth - renewed appeal

    09 July 2018
    Detectives are renewing their appeal for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward after a woman was found dead with stab wounds in Bournemouth. At 5am on Sunday 8 July 2018 Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to the area of Rich...
  • Murder investigation launched in Bournemouth

    08 July 2018
    Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a woman was found dead at a flat in Bournemouth. At 5am today, Sunday 8 July 2018, Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to reports that a man had sustain stab wounds to his leg in the are...
  • Update to investigation following death of man in Boscombe

    04 May 2018
    Detectives investigating how a man died after being found injured in a Bournemouth street are issuing an update. At 4.17pm on Wednesday 2 May 2018 Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to reports that a man had been found with head injuries i...
  • Murder investigation launched in Boscombe

    03 May 2018
    Detectives have launched a murder inquiry following the death of a man who was found injured in a Bournemouth street. At 4.17pm yesterday, Wednesday 2 May 2018, Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to reports that a man had been found with h...
  • Update - Investigation into the death of Louella Fletcher-Michie at Bestival

    23 February 2018
    Detectives investigating the death of a woman at Bestival have charged a man. Just before 1am on Monday 11 September 2017 officers at the event were alerted to reports of a concern for welfare of Louella Eve Fletcher-Michie, 25 and from London, who had a...
  • Development in investigation into the death of Louella Fletcher-Michie at Bestival

    22 February 2018
    Detectives investigating the death of a woman at Bestival have re-arrested a man. Just before 1am on Monday 11 September 2017 officers at the event were alerted to reports of a concern for welfare of Louella Eve Fletcher-Michie, 25 and from London, who h...
  • Public appeal following death of a man in Shaftesbury

    06 November 2017
    Detectives investigating the death of a man in Shaftesbury have made two arrests. On Tuesday 17 October 2017 the ambulance service was called to an address in Lane Side following reports that a local man had suffered a cardiac arrest. Sadly the 46-year-...
  • UPDATE - Investigation into death of woman at Bestival

    12 September 2017
    Detectives continue to investigate the circumstances of the death of a woman at Bestival. Officers at the event were alerted just before 1amon Monday 11 September 2017 to reports of a concern for welfare of a woman who had attended thefestival at Lulwort...
  • Investigation into death of woman at Bestival - further update

    12 September 2017
    A man who was arrested in relation to the death of a woman at Bestival has been released under investigation. Officers at the event were alerted just before 1am on Monday 11 September 2017 to reports of a concern for welfare for a woman who had attended ...
  • Additional arrest made in Guy Hedger murder investigation in East Dorset

    18 May 2017
    Detectives have today made another arrest in the Guy Hedger murder investigation. This morning, Thursday 18 May 2017, a 39-year-old Bournemouth man has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit aggravated burglary and is currently assisting offi...
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