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  • Update – appeal following reported purse theft in Dorchester

    08 November 2018
    A man has come forward following an appeal in relation to a reported purse theft in Dorchester. Between 12.45pm and 1.30pm on Thursday 18 October 2018 a woman aged in her 80s reported that her purse had been stolen while shopping in the town centre and h...
  • Emergency services training exercise on Portland

    08 November 2018
    A large-scale multi-agency training exercise took place on Portland to test the emergency services’ response to a major incident. This exercise was held during the afternoon and evening of Wednesday 7 November 2018 and was designed to enhance the s...
  • Three arrests following reported burglaries in Bournemouth

    08 November 2018
    Officers responding to three separate reports of burglaries in Bournemouth in one night have made a number of arrests. It is alleged the burglaries occurred between 11.15pm yesterday, Wednesday 7 November 2018, and 4am this morning, Thursday 8 November 2...
  • Appeal for information following break-in at Purbeck community project

    08 November 2018
    Officers investigating a burglary at the home of a community project in Purbeck are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 1.30pm on Wednesday 7 November 2018 Dorset Police received a report that a burglary had occu...
  • Update – further arrests following reported robbery at shop in Poole

    08 November 2018
    Detectives have made two further arrests in connection with an alleged robbery at a shop in Poole. The incident happened at around 11.20am on Tuesday 6 November 2018 at St Mary's News on St Mary's Road. It was reported that two men wearing scarfs around...
  • Appeal after woman found with serious injuries on Bournemouth road

    08 November 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a woman was found in the middle of a Bournemouth road with serious injuries. Dorset Police was called at 9.12am this morning, Thursday 8 November 2018, to reports of...
  • Update – Reported robbery at shop in Poole – witness appeal

    07 November 2018
    Detectives investigating a reported robbery at a shop in Poole have arrested a woman. The incident happened at around 11.20am on Tuesday 6 November 2018 at St Mary's News on St Mary's Road. It was reported that two men wearing scarfs around their faces ...
  • Racially aggravated public order offence in Weymouth – appeal for victim to come forward

    07 November 2018
    Officers are appealing for the victim of a racial abuse incident in Weymouth to come forward. At around 12.15pm on Saturday 3 November 2018 an Asian woman was walking along Gloucester Mews when a second woman, who was among a group of people, shouted rac...
  • Appeal for witnesses following assault in Bournemouth

    06 November 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an assault in Bournemouth that left a man with a fractured jaw. Sometime between midnight and 1am on Saturday 3 November 2018 an assault occurred in the Spring Road area of the town. The v...
  • Appeal for witnesses following burglary in Weymouth

    06 November 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following a burglary in Weymouth. At approximately 1.50pm on Friday 2 November 2018 the victim, a woman aged in her late teens, was at her home address off Brunel Drive when ...
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