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  • Appeal for witnesses following assault on bus in Weymouth

    11 October 2019
    Officers investigating an assault on a teenage girl as she travelled on a bus in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. The incident occurred at around 9.40pm on Saturday 5 October 2019. The victim, aged 15, got on the number 1 bus at the ...
  • Burglary in Weymouth – witness appeal

    11 October 2019
    Officers investigating a burglary at an address in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward - with an image of some of the stolen items being released. Between 10am and 4pm on Saturday 5 October 2019 a burglary occu...
  • 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...
  • Update in relation to reported serious assault in Poole

    10 October 2019
    A 17-year-old boy has been charged and has appeared in court in connection with a reported serious assault in Poole. Four men are also due to appear in court to face a charge of affray in relation to the incident in Prosperous Street on Sunday 19 May 201...
  • Update – man arrested in connection with reported assault in Bournemouth

    10 October 2019
    A man has been arrested in connection with a reported assault in Bournemouth town centre. It was reported that at around 3.10am on Sunday 22 September 2019 a man aged in his 20s and from Berkshire was assaulted by another man in Glen Fern Road. The vict...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision in West Dorset

    09 October 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward as they investigate a collision in West Dorset. Dorset Police was called at around 12.15pm on Tuesday 8 October 2019 to a report of a collision on the A35, aroun...
  • Dorset Police to receive an extra 50 officers in year one of Operation Uplift programme

    09 October 2019
    It has been announced that the recruitment target for Dorset Police is 50 new officers as part of year one in the 6,000 national Operation Uplift scheme. This figure will be in addition to the existing planned recruitment for officers that Dorset Police a...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Weymouth

    09 October 2019
    Officers investigating an assault in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At approximately 6.45pm on Thursday 3 October 2019 the victim - a man aged in his 20s and from Weymouth - was on North Square when he wa...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Purbeck

    09 October 2019
    Officers investigating a serious injury collision in Purbeck are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 2.17pm on Wednesday 9 October 2019 to a report of a single vehicle collision nea...
  • Two people charged in connection with death of man in Weymouth

    09 October 2019
    Detectives investigating the death of a man in Weymouth have charged a man and woman with manslaughter. Dorset Police was called at 10.17am on Saturday 7 September 2019 by the ambulance service following reports of the sudden death of a 75-year-old man -...
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