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  • Update – man arrested in relation to reported assault in Ferndown

    06 September 2018
    A man has been arrested following a photo appeal in relation to an alleged assault in Ferndown. It was reported that a local woman aged in her 70s was walking her dog along Church Road near to the Village Hall when the incident occurred at around 1.40pm ...
  • Dorset Police PLOD for charity

    05 September 2018
    Dorset Police is organising a 10km walk to raise money for a new memorial to remember fallen officers and staff. Every year, the Dorset Police Chief Constable selects a charity to support, with James Vaughan choosing to support the UK Police Memorial Tru...
  • Alleged serious assault in Bournemouth – witness appeal

    04 September 2018
    Detectives investigating an alleged serious assault in Bournemouth are asking witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. At 5.38am on Saturday 1 September 2018 officers were called to a report that a 19-year-old man had entered the Golden Sup...
  • Witness appeal following serious assault in Weymouth

    03 September 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a serious assault at a pub in Weymouth. At 12.08am on Sunday 2 September 2018 Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to a stabbing at the John Gregory pub on Radipole Lane. It w...
  • Witness appeal following public order incident in Poole

    03 September 2018
    Officers investigating a racially aggravated public order incident in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 3pm on Friday 31 August 2018 the victim, a woman aged in her 30s, was at the car park behind the...
  • Appeal for witnesses following assault in Weymouth

    03 September 2018
    Officers investigating an assault in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 6am on Thursday 30 August 2018 the victim, a woman aged in her 40s, was walking along Mercery Road when she was approached by ...
  • Arrest following two alleged burglaries in Bournemouth

    01 September 2018
    Detectives investigating two alleged burglaries in Bournemouth that may be linked have arrested a woman. It had been reported that between 10pm and 11pm on Wednesday 29 August 2018 a woman was found inside two different flats on Seabourne Road in the Sou...
  • Update – further arrest in connection with reported burglary in Weymouth

    30 August 2018
    Officers investigating an alleged burglary in Weymouth have made a third arrest. It was reported that between 1am and 6am on Thursday 16 August 2018 a burglary occurred at a property in Brownlow Street while the occupants were asleep upstairs. Entry was...
  • Tribute to man who died in collision in Verwood

    30 August 2018
    The family of a man who died in a road traffic collision in Ringwood Road in Verwood has issued a tribute. Their statement reads: “Our son, brother and friend Thomas Benjamin Lenton was tragically taken away from us on the early morning of Saturday...
  • Witness appeal following road rage incident in Poole

    30 August 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a road rage incident in Poole. At around 5.30pm on Tuesday 28 August 2018 an altercation occurred on the B3068 near to Horizon Honda involving the occupants of a silver Ford Focus and a Vol...
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