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  • Update – man arrested in connection with reported knifepoint robbery in Bournemouth

    22 November 2018
    A man has been arrested in connection with a reported knifepoint robbery at a bookmakers in Bournemouth. It was reported that at around 11.05am on Saturday 17 November 2018 a man entered Betfred in Commercial Road and threatened a female cashier with a l...
  • Is your tractor safe on the public highway?

    22 November 2018
    Dorset Police is issuing a reminder to the farming community to ensure they correctly secure sharp tractor loader implements when travelling on public roads. In May earlier this year, officers attended a serious collision in the Furzebrook area of Wareha...
  • Further arrest made after second Xanax drug warrant in Dorchester

    22 November 2018
    Dorset Police has arrested a second man following a further drug warrant in Dorchester regarding the suspected supply of the drug Xanax. Officers from Dorchester and Weymouth Neighbourhood Policing Teams (NPT) executed the warrant under the Misuse of Dru...
  • Witness appeal following public order incident in Poole

    21 November 2018
    Officers investigating a public order incident in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 9.20pm on Thursday 15 November 2018 a woman was walking along Poole High Street with her four-year-old daughter in t...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Poole

    21 November 2018
    Officers investigating a serious injury road traffic collision in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage of the incident to come forward. The collision involving a grey Toyota Yaris and a pedestrian occurred at the junction of L...
  • Witness appeal following fail-to-stop collision in Poole

    21 November 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses after a teenage cyclist was involved in a collision with a car and the driver failed to stop at the scene. The collision occurred at around 8am today, Wednesday 21 November 2018, on Rossmore Road at the junction with ...
  • Witness appeal following attempted robbery in Bournemouth

    19 November 2018
    Detectives investigating an attempted robbery in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 8pm yesterday, Sunday 18 November 2018, a woman aged in her 60s and a man aged in his 70s were walking along th...
  • Appeal for witnesses following reported rape in Dorchester

    19 November 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following a report of a rape in Dorchester. At 6.07am on Sunday 18 November 2018 Dorset Police received a report that a woman aged in her 20s had been raped. The incident...
  • Dorset Police encourage courtesy for all road users - Be #BikeSmart

    19 November 2018
    The theme of this year’s Brake Road Safety Week 19 – 25 November 2018 is for road users on both two wheels and four (or more) to be #BikeSmart and show due consideration for each other.  More information about this national charity can be found on its web...
  • Appeal for witnesses following reported assault in Bournemouth

    18 November 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a reported assault outside a Bournemouth bar that left a man seriously injured. At around 3am today, Sunday 18 November 2018, an altercation occurred outside Revolution in Old Christchurch ...
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