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  • Meerkat missing following burglary near Dorchester

    04 July 2019
    Officers are calling on the public to help them find a meerkat that has gone missing following a burglary near Dorchester. The meerkat is a two-year-old female and was being cared for at an address just outside the grounds of Kingston Maurward College wh...
  • Appeal following unprovoked assault in Bournemouth

    03 July 2019
    Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward following a serious unprovoked assault in Bournemouth. Just before midnight on Thursday 27 June 2019 the victim - a local man aged in his 50s - was walking along St Luke’s Road when...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with reported assault in Bournemouth

    03 July 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a reported assault outside a Bournemouth bar. At around 3am on Sunday 18 November 2018 an altercation occurred outside Revolution in Old Christchurch Road. A 28-year-old man reportedly went to intervene...
  • Update – CCTV appeal following report of theft by finding in Bridport

    03 July 2019
    A man has come forward following a CCTV appeal issued in relation to a report of theft by finding in Bridport. The incident occurred at around 10am on Friday 24 May 2019 at the RSPCA charity shop in West Street. It was reported that a woman aged in her ...
  • Appeal after cyclist injured on beach in Christchurch

    02 July 2019
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help after a cyclist sustained serious injuries when she rode into a rope that had been tied across a promenade in Christchurch. The incident happened when the victim - 63-year-old Janet Binning from Christch...
  • Alleged animal cruelty incident in Bournemouth – man due in court

    02 July 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with an alleged animal cruelty incident in Bournemouth. It was reported that at around 6.55pm on Sunday 14 April 2019 a man was seen to physically abuse a dog in the beer garden of the Buffalo Bar off Holdenh...
  • Update – man charged in connection with reported sexual assault in Weymouth

    02 July 2019
    A man has been charged in connection with a reported sexual assault in Weymouth. It was reported that at around 3.45pm on Thursday 6 June 2019 a local woman aged in her 40s was riding her mobility scooter along the Rodwell Trail with her dog when she app...
  • Witness appeal following assault on woman in Weymouth

    01 July 2019
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a woman was assaulted by a man in an unprovoked incident at a cemetery in Weymouth. Sometime between 4am and 5am on Saturday 29 June 2019 the victim - a local woman aged in her 50s - was walkin...
  • Witness appeal following fail-to-stop collision in Poole

    01 July 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward following a fail-to-stop collision in Poole. Dorset Police received a report at 7.55am today, Monday 1 July 2019, of a collision on North Lodge Road, near to the junction...
  • Appeal after teenage boy bitten by dog in Poole

    01 July 2019
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help to identify the owner of a dog that bit a teenage boy in Poole. At around 8.15pm on Thursday 13 June 2019 a 15-year-old local boy was riding his scooter along Sherborn Crescent near to Uplyme Close when ...
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