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  • Appeal for information following reported assault and public order incident in Dorchester

    27 August 2020
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following a reported assault and public order incident in Dorchester. The incident occurred at around 9.50pm on Thursday 20 August 2020 in Kings Road. It was reported that fo...
  • Update – arrest in connection with reported theft of watches from shop in Bournemouth

    27 August 2020
    A man has been arrested in connection with the alleged theft of high-value watches from a shop in Bournemouth. It was reported that at around 1.05pm on Saturday 22 August 2020 a man entered Goldsmiths on Old Christchurch Road and made off without paying ...
  • Appeal for witnesses following reported robbery in Bournemouth

    27 August 2020
    Detectives investigating an alleged robbery in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 2.18pm on Thursday 27 August 2020 to a report of a robbery at Barclays bank on Old Christchurc...
  • Dorset Police ask people to “Know the signs” of county lines

    25 August 2020
    Dorset Police is asking local residents and holidaymakers to know the signs of county lines and help keep Dorset safe. Superintendent Rob Chalkley, of Dorset Police, explains: “County lines refers to a process where drugs gangs exploit children and...
  • Update in relation to serious road traffic incident on Portland

    25 August 2020
    A cyclist seriously injured in a road traffic incident on Portland has sadly died in hospital. The incident occurred at around 1.45pm on Tuesday 4 August 2020 on Sweet Hill Lane and involved a brown Ford Mondeo and a cyclist. The cyclist, a local man ag...
  • Update in relation to reported assault in Weymouth

    24 August 2020
    A man has been arrested in connection with a reported assault in Weymouth. At 9.20pm on Thursday 20 August 2020 officers were called to reports of a large group of teenagers gathered in the area of Sandsfoot Castle off Old Castle Road. Officers attended...
  • Witness appeal following reported assault in Poole

    24 August 2020
    Detectives investigating a reported assault in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 10.20pm on Sunday 23 August 2020 to a report of a fight involving a group of people on Lower Blandfor...
  • Appeal for information following break-in series in Bridport

    24 August 2020
    Officers investigating three break-ins at commercial premises in Bridport are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The three incidents occurred on the night of Friday 21 August into the morning of Saturday 22 August 2020. ...
  • Appeal for information after woman bitten by dog in Bournemouth

    24 August 2020
    Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward after a woman was bitten by a dog in Bournemouth. The incident occurred at around 4.45pm on Saturday 15 August 2020 in the Iford Playing Fields off Iford Lane. The victim was walking nea...
  • Warning following scam calls in North Dorset

    22 August 2020
    Officers are issuing a warning to members of the public following a series of reports of scam calls in North Dorset. A number of reports were received of calls made to members of the public - mostly in the Shaftesbury area - on Thursday 20 August and Fri...
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