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  • Update – man due in court in connection with reported dangerous driving in Weymouth

    17 October 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a reported dangerous driving incident in Weymouth. At around 5.35pm on Monday 8 April 2019 officers attempted to stop a silver Vauxhall Vectra in the area of Spa Road. It was reported the vehicle made of...
  • Witness appeal following fatal road traffic collision in Bournemouth

    17 October 2019
    Officers investigating a fatal road traffic collision in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at 9.38pm on Wednesday 16 October 2019 of a collision involving a grey Triump...
  • Witness appeal following report of man with knife in Poole

    17 October 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following a report of a man with a knife in Poole. At approximately 1.05pm on Thursday 17 October 2019 a police car was flagged down by a female member of the public in a car...
  • Nine parrots stolen during burglary in Christchurch – appeal

    16 October 2019
    Officers investigating a burglary in Christchurch where nine parrots were stolen are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. Between 6pm on Thursday 10 October and 8am on Friday 11 October 2019 the door to an outbuilding of a property in t...
  • Tribute to Dorset Police Detective Constable Jon Hicken

    16 October 2019
    Tributes have been paid to serving Dorset Police Detective Constable Jon Hicken who very sadly died in Bournemouth on his way to work. Jon, who was 47 years old, was found unconscious in Boscombe Chine Gardens at Boscombe Pier, on the morning of Sunday 6...
  • Witness appeal following fatal collision in Upton

    16 October 2019
    Officers investigating a fatal road traffic collision in Upton are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. At 9.34am on Monday 14 October 2019 Dorset Police received a report of a two vehicle collision on Dorchest...
  • A unique chance to share your views on policing in Dorset

    14 October 2019
    Dorset Police has launched ‘Your Dorset. Your Police. Your View.’ – a new way to make your views heard to help shape the county’s policing in the future. On 14 October 2019, Dorset Police launched an online priority setter to give the public the opportuni...
  • Appeal for information in relation to alleged road safety offences near Sherborne

    15 October 2019
    Officers investigating reports of road safety offences near Sherborne are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward. At around 10.30am on Saturday 12 October 2019 Dorset Police received reports of horses and hounds from a...
  • Appeal following sexual assault on woman in Bournemouth

    15 October 2019
    Officers investigating a sexual assault on a woman in Bournemouth are appealing for vital witnesses to come forward. The incident occurred at around 2.15am on Sunday 13 October2019 in Wellington Road, close to the junction with Milton Road. The victim -...
  • Update – man arrested in connection with reported theft of wallet in Bournemouth

    11 October 2019
    A man has been arrested in connection with the reported theft of a wallet from an arcade in Bournemouth. At 8.13pm on Saturday 6 July 2019 a wallet that had been left on top of a gambling machine at Pier Approach Arcade was reportedly stolen. It containe...
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