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  • Update - fatal road traffic collision in Lyme Regis

    15 April 2019
    A man has appeared in court in connection with a fatal road traffic collision in Lyme Regis. Dorset Police received a report at 10.19am on Saturday 2 June 2018 of a collision involving a black Honda motorcycle and a silver Honda CR-V at Dragons Hill, nea...
  • Update – men charged in connection with reports of shots being fired in Weymouth

    12 April 2019
    Two men have been charged in connection with an incident where shots were reportedly fired in Weymouth. Dorset Police received a report at 5.53pm on Tuesday 22 May 2018 of shots being fired in Marsh Road near to the Asda supermarket. There were also repo...
  • Witness appeal following reported dangerous driving incident near Dorchester

    12 April 2019
    Officers investigating a reported dangerous driving incident near Dorchester are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. The incident is alleged to have occurred at around 2.45pm on Monday 8 April 2019 in the area...
  • Charges made in relation to alleged armed robbery in Bournemouth

    12 April 2019
    Detectives investigating an alleged armed robbery in Bournemouth have charged seven people. At around 12pm on Thursday 14 March 2019 Dorset Police received a report of a robbery at Franses Jewellers in Westover Road involving a number of men on two moped...
  • Witness appeal following suspected arson in Weymouth

    11 April 2019
    Officers investigating a suspected arson in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police was alerted by the fire service at 5.40am on Friday 5 April 2019 to reports of a fire at The Prayer House in Newste...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with reported assaults in Weymouth

    11 April 2019
    A man is due to appear at court in connection with reports of assaults on two people in Weymouth. Dorset Police received a report at around 1.15am on Saturday 27 October 2018 of an incident in the rear car parks of The Richmoor and Mon Ami hotels on The ...
  • Update – arrests in relation to reported armed robbery in Bournemouth

    11 April 2019
    A number of arrests have been made this morning, Thursday 11 April 2019, in relation to a reported armed robbery in Bournemouth following a joint operation involving Dorset Police and the Met. At around 12pm on Thursday 14 March 2019 Dorset Police receiv...
  • Witness appeal following robbery in Bournemouth

    10 April 2019
    Detectives investigating a robbery in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. The incident happened at around 10.30pm on Monday 8 April 2019 in the Lower Gardens. The victim, a 27-year-old man from Saudi Arab...
  • Appeal for information following reported public order incident in Wimborne

    10 April 2019
    Officers investigating a reported public order incident in Wimborne are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The incident occurred at around 4pm on Monday 1 April 2019. It was reported that three male teenagers had attended...
  • Witness appeal following reported dangerous driving in Weymouth

    10 April 2019
    Officers investigating a reported dangerous driving incident in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward. At around 5.35pm on Monday 8 April 2019 officers attempted to stop a silver Vauxhall Vectra in the area o...
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