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  • Update – man due in court in connection with reported attempted robbery in Weymouth

    10 June 2019
    A man has been charged and is due to appear in court in connection with a reported attempted robbery in Weymouth. At 12.37pm on Saturday 19 January 2019 a local woman in her 50s was walking along The Esplanade near to the junction with Gloucester Street ...
  • Witness appeal following theft of car from Gillingham

    07 June 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a car was stolen from a hotel car park in Gillingham. Sometime between 5pm on Wednesday 5 June and 6.20am on Thursday 6 June 2019 a grey Seat Leon with the registration YC64 SJY was stolen from t...
  • Appeal following rogue trader incident near Wareham

    07 June 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after an elderly man was conned into paying for work he had not requested. At around 10am on Monday 3 June 2019 two men arrived at an address in Keysworth Drive in Sandford and began trimming the hedge...
  • Witness appeal following reported road rage incident in North Dorset

    07 June 2019
    Officers investigating a reported road rage incident in Sturminster Newton are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The incident occurred at around 8.45pm on Thursday 23 May 2019 outside the Royal British Legion building in...
  • Witness appeal following robbery in Wareham

    06 June 2019
    Detectives investigating a robbery in Wareham are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The victim, a local man aged in his 20s, was sitting on a bench with two friends in North Street - near to the Saxon roundabout - at aro...
  • Appeal following banking phone scam

    05 June 2019
    Officers are appealing for witnesses and urging residents to remain vigilant following three phone scams across East Dorset. At around 4.30pm on Saturday 1 June 2019 an elderly man received a phone call on his landline from a man claiming to be from Lloy...
  • Appeal after cat shot with air rifle in Verwood

    05 June 2019
    Officers are appealing for information from the public after a female cat was shot and injured with an air rifle in Verwood. On the evening of Sunday 2 June 2019 the cat returned to the family home in Hainault Drive injured. It was taken to the vet and u...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with reported exposure incidents in Weymouth

    04 June 2019
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with two incidents of reported exposure in Weymouth. The incidents were reported to have occurred in St Thomas Street on Thursday 11 April 2019 and in Westham Road on Tuesday 7 May 2019. A 38-year-old local ...
  • Further update – investigation into death of woman in Wareham

    31 May 2019
    A man arrested in connection with the death of a woman in Wareham has been released from bail without charge. At 2.59pm on Wednesday 29 May 2019 Dorset Police received a report from the ambulance service of the unexpected death of a woman aged in her 50s...
  • Update – further arrests following reported altercation in Dorchester

    31 May 2019
    Detectives investigating a reported altercation in Dorchester have made two further arrests. The incident occurred at around 1.30pm on Thursday 23 May 2019 in the alleyway between South Street and Trinity Street, near to the Natwest bank. It was reporte...
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