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  • Update to investigation into report of rape on Portland

    09 September 2019
    A man arrested in connection with a reported rape of an 11-year-old girl on Portland has been released on police bail. It was reported that the victim was with her 14-year-old friend when she met a male cyclist in the area of Easton Square at around 3am ...
  • Investigation into report of rape on Portland - further arrest

    08 September 2019
    Detectives investigating a report of a rape of an 11-year-old girl on Portland have arrested a second man. It was reported that the victim was with her 14-year-old friend when she met a male cyclist in the area of Easton Square at around 3am on Saturday ...
  • Road rage incident in East Dorset

    06 September 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a reported road rage incident in East Dorset. At around 7.20am on Monday 2 September 2019 a woman was driving her black Ford C-MAX along the A31 from Ringwood toward Poole. As she approached ...
  • Witness appeal following fire near Blandford

    06 September 2019
    Officers investigating a fire in a field near Blandford are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 6.30am on Friday 6 September 2019 Dorset Police received a report from Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Se...
  • Witness appeal following reported assault in Weymouth

    05 September 2019
    Detectives investigating an alleged assault in Weymouth that left a man with serious injuries are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. Dorset Police was called at around 5am on Wednesday 4 September 2019 to a report of an assault outside the Rums...
  • Scam prevention and warning to residents in Dorset

    04 September 2019
    Officers have prevented an elderly Dorset woman from losing £35,000 to scammers and are issuing advice to avoid others from being targeted. Staff from Dorset Police’s Fraud Triage Team received information that the victim - aged in her 70s an...
  • Appeal for information following reported theft in East Dorset

    04 September 2019
    Officers investigating a report of a theft at a farm in East Dorset are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report that an orange Kubota chipper machine had been stolen from a farm in the Gaunts Common area nea...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Bournemouth

    03 September 2019
    Officers investigating a serious injury road traffic collision in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. At 2.01pm on Tuesday 3 September 2019 it was reported that a collision occurred involving a...
  • Witness appeal following report of rape on Portland

    03 September 2019
    Detectives investigating a report of a rape of an 11-year-old girl on Portland are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. It was reported that the victim was with her 14-year-old friend when she met the male suspect, who was on a bicycle ...
  • Witness appeal following arson in Bournemouth

    03 September 2019
    Officers investigating a suspicious fire on heathland in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At approximately 5.45pm on Thursday 29 August 2019 a fire was reported on heathland below East Overcliff Drive. ...
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