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  • Murder investigation launched in Sherborne

    21 May 2019
    Detectives have launched a murder investigation following an incident in Sherborne - with one man arrested. At 5.11pm on Tuesday 21 May 2019 Dorset Police received a report of a serious assault at an address in Ridgeway. Officers attended together with ...
  • Crackdown on suspected county lines drug dealers in Dorset

    21 May 2019
    Officers in Dorset have taken part in a week of action to disrupt the activity of suspected county lines drug dealers in Dorset. A week of intensification, part of a national effort, saw officers make a total of 34 arrests and carry out five warrants as ...
  • Update – reported serious sexual assault in Weymouth

    21 May 2019
    A 16-year-old boy arrested in connection with a reported serious sexual assault in Weymouth town centre has been released on police bail. The incident was reported to have occurred outside an address in Frederick Place at around 4.30am on Saturday 18 May...
  • Update – CCTV appeal following alleged assault in Ferndown

    21 May 2019
    A man has come forward following a CCTV appeal in relation to an alleged assault on a member of staff at a fast food restaurant in Ferndown. It was reported that at around 3.25am on Sunday 5 May 2019 a man who appeared to be intoxicated entered McDonald&...
  • Man arrested on suspicion of drug dealing offences in Boscombe

    20 May 2019
    A man has been arrested on suspicion of drug dealing offences in Boscombe. At approximately 1.40am on Thursday 16 May 2019 officers were called by town centre CCTV operators to reports of alleged drug dealing taking place near the Royal Arcade on Christc...
  • Witness appeal following criminal damage to property in Weymouth

    20 May 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a property in Weymouth was damaged. At around 10.30pm on Thursday 9 May 2019 the window of an address in William Street was smashed by unknown offenders. Thankfully the occupant was not injured....
  • Witness appeal following reported serious assault in Poole

    20 May 2019
    Detectives investigating a reported serious assault in Poole are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 12.20am on Sunday 19 May 2019 to reports of a stabbing outside The Cabin in Old Orchard. A local man aged in his 30s su...
  • Update – arrest in connection with reported serious sexual assault in Weymouth

    19 May 2019
    Detectives investigating a report of a serious sexual assault in Weymouth town centre have made an arrest. The incident was reported to have occurred outside an address in Frederick Place at around 4.30am on Saturday 18 May 2019, with the victim an 18-ye...
  • Witness appeal following serious sexual assault in Weymouth

    18 May 2019
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward as they investigate a serious sexual assault in Weymouth town centre. The victim, a local 18-year-old woman, had left Actors Club in Maiden Street at around 4.15am today, S...
  • Appeal for witnesses following reported stabbing in Bournemouth

    18 May 2019
    Detectives investigating a reported stabbing in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 6.35pm on Monday 13 May 2019 to reports of a man found with stab injuries in Gervis Place. Of...
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