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  • Witness appeal following burglary in Sherborne

    10 February 2020
    Officers investigating a burglary in Sherborne are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Between 10.30am and 3.45pm on Saturday 8 February 2020 a burglary occurred at an address in Ridgeway. The victims returned home and dis...
  • Update – man due to appear in court in connection with drugs warrant near Dorchester

    10 February 2020
    A man is due to appear in court in relation to a drugs warrant executed by officers near Dorchester. At around 8.55am on Wednesday 9 January 2019 officers carried out a warrant at two properties in the Wardon Hill area. Inside four lorry containers offi...
  • Appeal following car scam in East Dorset

    10 February 2020
    Officers are issuing a warning to the public and appealing for anyone with information to come forward following a scam involving used cars in East Dorset. Dorset Police received a report at 5.32pm on Wednesday 5 February 2020 of criminal damage to a car...
  • Update – further arrest in connection with reported assault in Wimborne

    10 February 2020
    Officers investigating an alleged assault in Wimborne have made a second arrest. Dorset Police was called to a report of an altercation involving a number of people outside the Wimborne Kebab House in Eastbrook Row at around 1.15am on Saturday 2 November...
  • Update – missing Bournemouth man located

    10 February 2020
    Officers searching for missing 35-year-old Bournemouth man Nathan Pugsley are pleased to confirm he has been located. Nathan was reported missing at 2.47pm on Saturday 8 February 2020 having last been seen the previous day at around 2.40pm. Following en...
  • Further update in relation to reported thefts and bilking in Poole

    10 February 2020
    Officers investigating reported theft and bilking offences in Poole have made a second arrest. It was reported that a black Ford Galaxy was stolen from a home in Ashley Road at around 5.45am on Sunday 5 January 2020. The vehicle was then reportedly invol...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Bridport

    10 February 2020
    Officers investigating an assault in Bridport are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Between 3am and 3.30am on Saturday 25 January 2020 a man and a woman were approached by a group of people near to the Esso petrol statio...
  • Man charged after couple targeted in alleged scam

    09 February 2020
    A man has been charged following an extensive investigation into an incident where a Bournemouth couple were reportedly scammed out of a significant amount of money. It was reported that the couple, aged in their 70s, were targeted by fraudsters through ...
  • Update following serious road traffic collision in Sixpenny Handley

    08 February 2020
    A woman who sustained life-threatening injuries during a collision in Sixpenny Handley has very sadly died. The collision happened at around 6pm on Saturday 1 February 2020 on the B3081 about 300m south of the Sixpenny Handley roundabout and involved a r...
  • Witness appeal after reported assault in Bournemouth

    08 February 2020
    Detectives investigating a reported assault in Bournemouth town centre are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 11.40pm on Friday 7 February 2020 it is reported that two teenage girls approached three women on a b...
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