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  • Witness appeal following indecent exposure incident in Poole

    21 September 2020
    Officers investigating an incident of indecent exposure in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 4am on Tuesday 15 September 2020 a man arrived on a bicycle at the Shell garage on Waterloo Road wearing a ...
  • Appeal for information following reports of raptor persecution in North and East Dorset

    21 September 2020
    Dorset Police has been working alongside Natural England and the RSPB following two raptor persecution incidents in North and East Dorset. Raptor persecution - which is one of the UK wildlife crime priorities and involves birds of prey - includes poisoni...
  • Witness appeal after swan killed in Poole

    21 September 2020
    Officers investigating an incident where a swan was shot in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at 8.47am on Monday 21 September 2020 that a swan had been shot by an arrow near to ...
  • Appeal for information following hate crime incident in Bournemouth

    21 September 2020
    Officers making enquiries into a hate crime incident in Bournemouth are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. They are particularly keen to speak to a number of specific potential witnesses they have identified through their investigatio...
  • Update – man to appear at court in connection with reported theft from shop in Poole

    21 September 2020
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with an alleged shoplifting in Poole. It was reported that at around 2pm on Wednesday 22 July 2020 a man entered the Marks and Spencer store in Lower Blandford Road in Broadstone and made off without paying f...
  • Witness appeal following serious road traffic collision in Poole

    18 September 2020
    Officers are investigating a serious road traffic collision in Poole and are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The incident, which happened in the car park of Asda Stores in West Quay Road and involved a silver Vauxhall ...
  • Students begin to return to universities across Dorset

    18 September 2020
    The coming weekend will see hundreds of students begin to return to universities across Dorset - returning to a very different student life in the region. As a result of COVID-19 the 2019-20 academic year ended early, meaning this weekend is the first ti...
  • Paper girl’s action saves the life of an elderly man

    18 September 2020
    A ‘paper girl’ from Christchurch has been given a special recognition award by Dorset Police for making a life-saving call after noticing something out of the ordinary when delivering the paper to an elderly man’s home. On Tuesday 15 Se...
  • Appeal to locate possible elderly victim of assault in Ferndown

    18 September 2020
    Officers investigating reports of an assault in Ferndown are appealing for a potential further victim to come forward. At around 7.50am on Wednesday 9 September 2020 a woman was cycling along the A348 Ringwood Road toward Ferndown. As she approached the ...
  • Appeal for information following robbery in Bournemouth

    17 September 2020
    Detectives investigating a robbery in Bournemouth are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The victim, a 16-year-old boy, was walking along Hawkwood Road in Boscombe with a friend between 6pm and 7pm on Saturday 5 Septe...

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