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  • Witness appeal following arson in Weymouth

    18 May 2020
    Detectives investigating a fire that was believed to have been started deliberately in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At around 1am on Monday 18 May 2020 Dorset Police was called by the fire service to a report of a fire in a wheel...
  • Witness appeal following serious collision in North Dorset

    18 May 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward following a serious injury road traffic collision in North Dorset. Dorset Police was called at 8.04am on Monday 18 May 2020 to a report of a collision involving ...
  • CCTV appeal following theft in Bournemouth

    15 May 2020
    Officers investigating a theft from a shop in Kinson are issuing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to. At around 12.45pm on Saturday 2 May 2020 a man entered the One Stop store on Anchor Road and selected a variety of health and beauty produ...
  • Think twice before travelling this weekend

    15 May 2020
    Dorset leaders ask for the public to use common sense and to ‘think twice’ before rushing to Dorset. Following the government’s announcements, public services in Dorset are appealing to visitors not to flout the new guidance by travelli...
  • Partner agencies ask the public to use common sense and ‘think twice’ before rushing to Dorset

    15 May 2020
    Dorset Police is joining forces with partner agencies in the county to ask the public to act responsibly and ‘think twice’ before travelling to Dorset. Chief Constable James Vaughan, of Dorset Police, said: “We had an important part to ...
  • Witness appeal following reported fail-to-stop injury collision at Hurn

    15 May 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses and anyone with dashcam footage to come forward following a reported fail-to-stop collision at Hurn near Christchurch. At around 5.26pm on Friday 15 May 2020 a BMW car travelling along on Parley Lane reportedly faile...
  • Renewed image appeal in relation to fraud investigation

    14 May 2020
    Officers investigating a series of fraud offences are issuing renewed images of a man or men they would like to speak to as part of their enquiries. Dorset Police is currently investigating a series of fraud offences between June 2019 and January 2020 wh...
  • Image appeal following theft of poultry near Sherborne

    14 May 2020
    Officers investigating the theft of poultry near Sherborne are issuing images of a man they would like to speak to. Several chickens were stolen from an enclosure at a smallholding in the area of Poyntington at around 6.45pm on Wednesday 8 April 2020. F...
  • Appeal for information following assaults and public order incidents in Weymouth

    14 May 2020
    Officers investigating two assaults and a public order incident in Weymouth are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. The incidents occurred between 5.45pm and 7.45pm on Sunday 3 May 2020 outside the Londis store on Abbotsbury Road. Two ...
  • Update – appeal following reported assault in East Dorset

    13 May 2020
    A man has come forward following a CCTV appeal after a reported assault and criminal damage incident in East Dorset. At 7.25pm on Wednesday 6 May 2020 it was reported that a man entered the One Stop store on Horton Road and selected three bottles of cide...
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