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  • Appeal for information following burglary in Weymouth

    11 February 2019
    Officers are appealing for information from the public following a burglary in Weymouth. At around 8pm on Friday 8 February 2019 offenders gained entry to an address in Pugmill Lane in Chickerell and carried out an untidy search of the house. A silver R...
  • Update – CCTV appeal following alleged shoplifting in Weymouth

    11 February 2019
    A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the alleged theft of items from a store in Weymouth. It was reported that at around 11.45am on Saturday 19 January 2019 a man entered the shop at the BP petrol station on Dorchester Road and picked u...
  • Appeal for information following distraction theft near Dorchester

    08 February 2019
    Officers investigating a distraction theft at an antiques fair near Dorchester are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. The fair was being held at Kingston Maurward College on Sunday 3 February 2019. One of the stallholders reported tha...
  • Update – man arrested in connection with reported indecent exposure in Weymouth

    08 February 2019
    Officers investigating a report of indecent exposure in Weymouth have arrested a man. The incident was reported to have occurred at around 5.45pm on Thursday 2 August 2018 at Lodmoor Nature Reserve. The victim - a woman aged in her 50s - was walking her...
  • Witness appeal following criminal damage incidents in Bournemouth

    07 February 2019
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help to identify those responsible for damaging vehicles in Bournemouth. On at least 10 occasions an offender or offenders have damaged the windscreen wipers and number plates of a yellow Ford Transit van par...
  • Statement in relation to body recovered at Portland Port

    07 February 2019
    On Monday 21 January 2019 a plane carrying pilot David Ibbotson and professional footballer Emiliano Sala was flying from Nantes to Cardiff when it lost contact with Air Traffic Control, north of Guernsey. Sadly a search and rescue operation was unsucces...
  • Update regarding body recovered at Portland Port

    07 February 2019
    The body brought to Portland Port today, Thursday 7 February 2019, has been formally identified by HM Coroner for Dorset as that ofprofessional footballer Emiliano Sala. The families of Mr Sala and the pilot David Ibbotson have been updated with this new...
  • Update – man arrested in connection with reported serious assault in Dorchester

    06 February 2019
    A man has been arrested in connection with a reported serious assault in Dorchester. At around 3.30am on Wednesday 30 January 2019 Dorset Police received a report of a disturbance involving a group of men and women near to the Shell petrol station in Lon...
  • Appeal following alleged assault in Bournemouth

    05 February 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses following an alleged assault in Bournemouth. The incident happened at around 6.40pm on Monday 4 February 2019 on Wimborne Road in Winton between St Luke's Road and Alma Road. It was reported that an altercation occur...
  • Witness appeal following robbery in Blandford

    05 February 2019
    Officers investigating a robbery in Blandford are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. The incident is reported to have occurred at around 4.30am on Saturday 26 January 2019 in the Station Court car park. The victim, a local woman aged in her 30...
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