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  • Update in relation to theft of dog in Verwood

    16 November 2020
    Officers are pleased to confirm that a dog that was reported stolen in Verwood has been reunited with its owner. It was reported that at around 4.40pm on Wednesday 11 November 2020 a female Parsons Russell crossed with a Jack Russell called Perdy was sto...
  • Public appeal following burglary at hair salon in Shaftesbury

    16 November 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a burglary at a hair salon in Shaftesbury. Overnight on Friday 13 November into Saturday 14 November 2020 a break-in occurred at Kalypsos salon on High Street. An alarm was activated at the p...
  • Update in relation to joint agency investigation into marine offences on River Frome in Dorset

    16 November 2020
    A joint agency investigation into the dangerous use of a motor vessel on the River Frome in Dorset has concluded with a man dealt with via a community resolution. The investigation was launched by the Dorset Marine Policing Team and Poole Harbour Commiss...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collisions in Shaftesbury

    16 November 2020
    Officers are investigating a collision in Shaftesbury in which a man sustained serious injuries. At approximately 11.05pm on Saturday 14 November 2020 Dorset Police was called to reports of a road traffic collision on the B3091 near to Cole’s Lane....
  • Three men in court in connection with reported robbery and stabbing in Bournemouth

    16 November 2020
    Three men are due to appear in court in connection with a reported robbery and stabbing in Bournemouth town centre. Dorset Police was called at around 9pm on Thursday 12 November 2020 to reports that a man had been approached by a group of men and was hi...
  • Witness appeal following serious collision near Bridport

    15 November 2020
    Officers investigating a serious road traffic collision near Bridport are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The incident happened at 9.40am on Sunday 15 November 2020 on the Coast Road near to the junction of Cogden Beac...
  • Appeal for information following suspicious incident in Swanage

    14 November 2020
    Detectives investigating a suspicious incident in Swanage are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At 3.48am on Saturday 14 November 2020 it was reported that a man was in the back garden of a premises in the area of Taunto...
  • Your actions are a key part of the country’s fight against coronavirus

    13 November 2020
    Dorset Police is reminding the public to keep complying with COVID-19 legislation this weekend as the country’s fight against the pandemic continues. Throughout national restrictions earlier this year, Dorset and Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole...
  • Appeal for information after suspected stolen tools recovered in Poole

    12 November 2020
    Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward after a number of suspected stolen tools were recovered from an address in Poole. The tools, mainly landscaping tools such as hedge trimmers, chainsaws and interchangeable engines for mul...
  • Witness appeal following assault outside Poole store

    11 November 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a man was assaulted outside a Poole store. At around 10.30am on Monday 9 November 2020 the victim, a local man aged in his 40s, was waiting outside Iceland in Adastral...

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