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  • Reported knifepoint robberies in Weymouth – further arrest

    11 November 2020
    Detectives investigating two reported knifepoint robberies at shops in Weymouth and reported burglaries have arrested a fourth person. Investigations remain ongoing into reported robberies at the Hidden Gem Kebab takeaway shop in Littlemoor Shopping Cent...
  • Force Remembrance Service video - message from Chief Constable James Vaughan

    11 November 2020
    This year has been a challenge for many members of the Dorset community and we thank you for your ongoing resilience and support. The current restrictions have meant that we have had to work in different ways and this has extended to the Force Remembran...
  • Thank you to our communities, play your part in staying COVID-19 Safe

    11 November 2020
    Dorset Police is thanking communities for their compliance and co-operation throughout COVID-19 restrictions, with a plea to keep up the good work and remain strong. Throughout national restrictions earlier this year, Dorset and Bournemouth, Christchurch...
  • Update in relation to reported assault in Bournemouth

    10 November 2020
    A man has come forward and attended a voluntary police interview in connection with a reported assault in Bournemouth. It was reported that at around 9.10pm on Wednesday 26 August 2020 four men entered Charlie’s Chicken in Exeter Road and reportedl...
  • Update – man arrested in connection with reported burglary near Wimborne

    10 November 2020
    A man has been arrested in connection with a reported burglary near Wimborne. The alleged burglary occurred at around 6.30pm on Thursday 25 June 2020 at a property in Cockerell Close. It was reported that a number of items of jewellery were stolen. Foll...
  • Reported knifepoint robberies in Weymouth – two further arrests made

    09 November 2020
    Detectives investigating two reported knifepoint robberies at shops in Weymouth have arrested two further people. Dorset Police was called at 6.53am on Sunday 8 November 2020 to reports of a break to the Hidden Gem Kebab takeaway shop in Littlemoor Shopp...
  • Update – man identified following reported Christchurch rape

    09 November 2020
    Detectives continuing to investigate a report of a rape on a woman in the Somerford area of Christchurch say a man has been identified following a CCTV appeal. At around 2pm on Thursday 10 October 2019 it was reported that a woman met a man in the Boscom...
  • Appeal to locate owners of recovered items following an alleged burglary in Weymouth

    09 November 2020
    Officers are appealing for the owners of a number of recovered items to come forward following a reported burglary in Weymouth. Just before 7am on Monday 19 October 2020 officers received a report of a burglary at an address on Weymouth Bay Avenue. A 48...
  • Update - image appeal following reported assault in Poole

    08 November 2020
    Officers investigating an alleged assault in Poole say a man has come forward following an image appeal. At around 4.20pm on Wednesday 4 November 2020 it is reported the victim - a 15-year-old boy - was walking along Ashley Road with his friends when one...
  • Arrest made following reported knifepoint robberies in Weymouth

    08 November 2020
    Detectives investigating two reported knifepoint robberies at shops in Weymouth have made an arrest. Dorset Police was called at 6.53am on Sunday 8 November 2020 to reports of a break to the Hidden Gem Kebab takeaway shop in Littlemoor Shopping Centre. ...

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