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  • Update – two arrested in connection with reported street robberies in Bournemouth

    04 January 2019
    Detectives investigating four reported street robberies in Bournemouth have arrested two people. The most recent incident was reported to have occurred at 1.45pm yesterday, Thursday 3 January 2019, in Tuckton Road when a young man was said to have stolen...
  • Update - CCTV appeal following shoplifting offence in Poole

    04 January 2019
    A man has come forward following a CCTV appeal for a shoplifting offence in Poole. The incident was reported to have occurred at 5.05pm on Thursday 20 December 2018 when a man stole high-value hair straighteners from John Lewis on Poole Retail Park in Br...
  • Dorset Police Chief Constable has been awarded the Queen’s Police Medal

    04 January 2019
    Chief Constable James Vaughan has been awarded the Queens Police Medal (QPM) for his 27 years of service to British policing. The QPM is awarded to those in the Force who have shown gallantry or distinguished service. During his time in the police he has ...
  • Man due in court in connection with death of elderly man in Poole

    02 January 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with the death of an elderly man in Poole. At 8.31pm on Monday 17 December 2018 Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to reports that a man aged in his 80s had been assaulted at an address in Phyl...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with reported public order incident in Poole

    02 January 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a reported public order incident in Poole. At around 3pm on Friday 31 August 2018 it was reported that a minor collision occurred in the car park behind the Canford Cliffs Library where people had gather...
  • Witness appeal following robbery in Bournemouth

    31 December 2018
    Detectives investigating reports of a robbery in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The victim, a local man aged in his 20s, was walking in Roumelia Lane in Boscombe at around 4.30am on Christmas Day when ...
  • Update – man arrested in connection with reported burglaries at businesses in Poole

    31 December 2018
    A man has been arrested in connection with reported burglaries at businesses in Poole. The incidents were reported to have occurred over a 48-hour period between Sunday 25 November and Monday 26 November 2018 at the Dawkins Road Industrial Estate. Two b...
  • Renewed appeal in search for missing Poole man

    31 December 2018
    Officers continuing to search for a missing Poole man are renewing their appeal for help from the public to find him. Mark Keadell, aged 50 and of Kimmeridge Avenue, was reported missing at 1.38pm on Wednesday 19 December 2018 after he had not been seen ...
  • Witness appeal following two robberies in Bournemouth

    30 December 2018
    Detectives investigating two robberies in Bournemouth that may be linked are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. The first incident happened at around 4pm on Friday 28 December 2018 in Southbourne Road. A local woman in h...
  • Witness appeal following reported indecent exposure in Weymouth

    29 December 2018
    Officers investigating an alleged indecent exposure in Weymouth are asking for witnessed to come forward - with a man being arrested. The incident, which took place on the cycle path near the Swannery bridge, was reported to police at 12.29pm on Saturday...
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