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  • Witness appeal following fail-to-stop collision in North Dorset

    16 March 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward following a fail-to-stop collision in North Dorset. At 7.50pm on Wednesday 11 March 2020 Dorset Police received a report of a collision involving a car and a cyclist on B...
  • Appeal following theft of lead in Dorchester

    13 March 2020
    Officers investigating the theft of lead in Dorchester are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at 12.53pm on Thursday 12 March 2020 that an estimated three square metres of lead had been sto...
  • CCTV appeal following theft and fraud in Bournemouth

    13 March 2020
    Officers investigating a purse theft from a library in Winton are issuing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to. Some time between 1pm and 1.30pm on Tuesday 4 February 2020 a woman aged in her 50s was in Winton Library when a man stole her pu...
  • Appeal for information following burglary in Lyme Regis

    13 March 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward as they investigate a burglary in Lyme Regis. A home in Charmouth Road was broken into while the occupants were away between Saturday 7 March and Tuesday 10 March 2020. Items...
  • Rural crime offender jailed for breaching court orders

    13 March 2020
    A repeat rural crime offender has been jailed after breaching a criminal behaviour order that banned him from being in possession of a catapult. Scott Matthew Cochrane, aged 30 and of Yarrow Close in Poole, was sentenced to 12 weeks in prison at Poole Ma...
  • Scam prevention advice and warning to Dorset residents

    12 March 2020
    Officers are urging residents to remain vigilant following three phone scams across Dorset. At 1.28pm on Wednesday 11 March 2020 Dorset Police received a report from a Poole woman, aged in her 80s, that she was called by someone who claimed to be a polic...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision on Portland

    11 March 2020
    Officers investigating a serious injury collision on Portland are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. At 6.46am on Wednesday 11 March 2020 Dorset Police received a report of a collision on the A354 Portland Be...
  • CCTV appeal following assault and criminal damage in Blandford

    11 March 2020
    Officers investigating an assault and criminal damage incident at a supermarket in Blandford are issuing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to. At 1.57pm on Monday 17 February 2020 a report was received that a security guard was assaulted at ...
  • CCTV appeal following criminal damage at Poole supermarket

    11 March 2020
    Officers investigating an incident of criminal damage at a supermarket in Poole are issuing a CCTV image of the suspect. Dorset Police received a report of an attempted break-in at Sainsbury’s in Pitwines Close that occurred at around 11.25pm on Su...
  • Witness appeal following reported assault in Poole

    11 March 2020
    Officers investigating an alleged assault in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 12pm on Wednesday 11 March 2020 it was reported that a man and woman entered Sainsbury’s on Pitwines Close, attempt...
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