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  • Body Worn Video to be launched across Dorset Police and Devon and Cornwall Police

    11 October 2018
    A joint project between Dorset Police and Devon and Cornwall Police to equip officers with a body worn video (BWV) launched on the 8 October 2018. BWV is a small camera attached to officers allowing them to record incidents and encounters when necessary. ...
  • Appeal after street robbery in Bournemouth

    11 October 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following a street robbery in the centre of Bournemouth. The incident happened at around 11.55pm on Wednesday 10 October 2018 at the bottom of Richmond Hill near to NatWest...
  • Update - CCTV appeal following reported assault in Bournemouth

    10 October 2018
    Officers investigating reports of an assault at a shopping centre in Bournemouth have arrested a man. At around 12.30pm on Sunday 24 June 2018 a member of the public reported that she witnessed an assault while shopping in Asda in Castlepoint. Detailed ...
  • Further update - CCTV appeal following reported assault in Bournemouth

    10 October 2018
    A man arrested in connection with an assault at a shopping centre in Bournemouth has been released without charge. At around 12.30pm on Sunday 24 June 2018 a member of the public reported that she witnessed an assault while shopping in Asda in Castlepoin...
  • Update - man due in court in connection with serious injury collision near Bridport

    10 October 2018
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a serious injury collision near Bridport. At 8.23am on Sunday 17 December 2017 a three vehicle collision occurred on the A35 at Morecombelake involving a silver Citroen C3, a silver BMW 320 convertible a...
  • Excellent public response to Dorset knife amnesty

    09 October 2018
    405 knives and other bladed items were handed in to police during the knife amnesty held in Dorset over four days from 18 - 21 September. Dorset Police supported the amnesty as part of the ongoing Home Office national knife crime reduction initiative, Ope...
  • Update – witness appeal following reported burglaries in Bournemouth

    09 October 2018
    A woman arrested in connection with two reported burglaries in Bournemouth has been released without charge. It was reported that between 10pm and 11pm on Wednesday 29 August 2018 a woman was found inside two different flats in Seabourne Road in the Sout...
  • Alleged street robbery in Bournemouth – men due in court

    09 October 2018
    Two men are due to appear in court in connection with an alleged street robbery in Bournemouth. It was reported that at around 8.30am on Sunday 16 July 2017 a group of four boys and two girls - all aged around 16 years old - were playing football in King...
  • Man in court in connection with burglary near Gillingham

    08 October 2018
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a burglary near Gillingham. Officers were called at 3.15pm on Saturday 6 October 2018 to reports that an unknown man was inside an address off the B3081 on the outskirts of the town. A search of the are...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Bournemouth

    08 October 2018
    Officers investigating a serious injury road traffic collision in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage of the incident to come forward. At 1.20am on Saturday 6 October 2018 a collision occurred on Charminster Road involv...
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