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  • Update – arrest in connection with reported robbery in Wareham

    20 June 2019
    Detectives investigating a reported robbery in Wareham have made an arrest. It was reported that a local man aged in his 20s was sitting on a bench in North Street with two friends at around 9.10pm on Wednesday 5 June 2019 when they were approached by a ...
  • Alleged shoplifting incident in Broadstone – man due in court

    20 June 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with an alleged shoplifting incident in Broadstone. On Thursday 21 March 2019 it is reported a man entered Marks and Spencer Food in Lower Blandford Road on three occasions between 5.15pm and 5.42pm and selec...
  • Update – investigation into the death of Emiliano Sala

    19 June 2019
    Detectives investigating the death of professional footballer Emiliano Sala have confirmed that a man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by an unlawful act. Mr Sala’s body was brought to Portland Port in Dorset on Thursday 7 February 20...
  • Witness appeal following burglaries in North Dorset village

    18 June 2019
    Officers investigating a series of burglaries in a North Dorset village are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. A previous appeal was issued by Dorset Police in relation to a burglary in the Chapel Lane area of Yetminster ...
  • Update - reported indecent exposure incident at Poole Park

    18 June 2019
    A man arrested in connection with a reported indecent exposure incident at Poole Park will face no further police action. At around 5pm on Wednesday 22 May 2019 a woman aged in her 50s reported that a man had indecently exposed himself close to the outdo...
  • Witness appeal following reported altercation in Bournemouth

    17 June 2019
    Detectives investigating a reported altercation in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The incident occurred at around 8.15pm on Friday 14 June 2019 in Holdenhurst Road. It was reported that a fight broke ...
  • Update – arrest in connection with reported stabbings in Bournemouth

    17 June 2019
    A teenager has been arrested in connection with an incident in which two men reportedly suffered stab wounds in Bournemouth town centre. The incident occurred at around 12.45am on Saturday 15 June 2019 in a pedestrianised area of Old Christchurch Road ne...
  • Witness appeal following stabbings in Bournemouth

    15 June 2019
    Detectives investigating an incident in Bournemouth town centre in which two men suffered stab wounds are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The incident occurred at around 12.45am today, Saturday 15 June 2019, in a pedes...
  • Renewed appeal following reported theft of car from Gillingham

    14 June 2019
    Officers are renewing their appeal for witnesses after a car was reportedly stolen from a hotel car park in Gillingham. It was alleged that sometime between 5pm on Wednesday 5 June and 6.20am on Thursday 6 June 2019 a grey Seat Leon with the registration...
  • National Neighbourhood Watch Week 17 – 23 June

    13 June 2019
    Dorset, Devon and Cornwall Watch Schemes in the spotlight 17 - 23 June is National Neighbourhood Watch Week. Dorset, Devon and Cornwallhave thriving Watch associations and would like to update you on the amazing work that is carried out. On 18 June De...
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