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  • Man jailed for burglaries in North Dorset

    06 February 2020
    A man who admitted burgling homes and a store in North Dorset has been jailed. Anthony James Higgins, aged 31 and of Beaufoy Close, Shaftesbury, was sentenced at Bournemouth Crown Court on Tuesday 4 February 2020 after admitting three charges of burglary...
  • Witness appeal following road traffic collision in Weymouth

    05 February 2020
    Officers investigating a road traffic collision in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 10.54am on Wednesday 5 February 2020 to a report of a collision involving a white...
  • Witness appeal following serious injury fail-to-stop collision in Weymouth

    05 February 2020
    Officers investigating a serious injury fail-to-stop collision in Weymouth are appealing for the driver of the vehicle or any witnesses to come forward. At around 4pm on Sunday 19 January 2020 a collision occurred on Radipole Lane at the junction with He...
  • CCTV appeal following fraud incident in Poole

    05 February 2020
    Officers investigating an incident of fraud by false representation are issuing a CCTV image of a woman they would like to speak to. On Monday 27 January 2020 a woman reported that she had been a victim of fraud. She received numerous letters to her home...
  • Witness appeal after car failed to stop for officers near Dorchester

    05 February 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a car failed to stop when requested near Dorchester. At 8.51pm on Wednesday 29 January 2020 it was reported that a silver Mitsubishi pick-up failed to stop for officers when requested after it ha...
  • Arrests made after couple targeted in alleged scam

    05 February 2020
    Two men have been arrested following an extensive investigation into an incident where a Bournemouth couple were reportedly scammed out of a significant amount of money. It was reported that the couple, aged in their 70s, were targeted by fraudsters thro...
  • Witness appeal following sexual assault in Bournemouth

    04 February 2020
    Officers investigating a sexual assault in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 8.30pm on Tuesday 28 January 2020 a 22-year-old man was sitting on a bench in the East Cliff area by the Red Arrows m...
  • Witness appeal after theft from East Dorset college

    04 February 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a theft from a further education college in Cranborne. Some time between midnight and 5.15am on Wednesday 29 January 2020 a metal lock-up container was broken into on the grounds of Aurora Boveri...
  • Fail-to-stop collision in Bournemouth – witness appeal

    04 February 2020
    Officers investigating a fail-to-stop collision in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. Between 8pm and 9pm on Wednesday 29 January 2020 a collision occurred involving a bicycle and a black Vaux...
  • Update in relation to reported assaults in Bournemouth

    03 February 2020
    A man has come forward following the latest appeal in relation to a number of alleged assaults in Bournemouth. A CCTV appeal was issued to identify a man officers wanted to speak to in connection with the incidents that occurred during the early hours of...
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