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  • Update – man arrested following report of rape in Swanage

    24 October 2018
    A man has been arrested following a report that a woman was raped in Swanage. The incident occurred at around 4am on Sunday 21 October 2018 in Hillview Road. A local woman aged in her 20s reported that she was in the company of a man she had met earlier...
  • Update – CCTV appeal following reported assault in Bournemouth

    24 October 2018
    Two women have attended for voluntary police interviews in connection with a reported assault in a Bournemouth street. At around 1.30am on Sunday 26 August 2018 a woman aged in her 40s reported that she was assaulted by a group of women outside Havana Wi...
  • Update – CCTV appeal after reported theft from car in Bournemouth

    23 October 2018
    A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged theft from a car in Bournemouth. It was reported that two bank cards, two mobile phones and a key for another vehicle had been taken from a Nissan Navara parked on Chaminster Road between 6pm on Wedne...
  • Appeal for information after report of rape in Swanage

    23 October 2018
    Detectives investigating a report of a rape in Swanage are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The incident occurred at around 4am on Sunday 21 October 2018 in Hillview Road. The victim - a local woman aged in her 20s - r...
  • Appeal for witnesses after robbery in Weymouth

    23 October 2018
    Officers in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses following a robbery. The incident happened at the junction of Abbotsbury Road and Weymouth Way at around 10am on Saturday 20 October 2018. The victim - a local man aged in his 40s - was driving his blue F...
  • Appeal after explosion at house in Poole

    22 October 2018
    Detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following an explosion at a property in Poole. Dorset Police was called at 1.47pm today, Monday 22 October 2018, to the address in Sterte Road. The explosion had caused the...
  • Update – man due in court in connection with road traffic collision in Poole

    22 October 2018
    A man is due to appear in court in connection with a serious injury road traffic collision in Poole. At around 9.55pm on Thursday 14 June 2018 a collision occurred at the junction of Wimborne Road and Dorchester Road involving a silver Renault Megane Sce...
  • Further update – investigation into death of man near Blandford

    19 October 2018
    One of two men arrested in connection with the death of a man at a farm near Blandford has been released from under investigation. At 8.25pm on Friday 28 September 2018 Dorset Police received a report that a 25-year-old local man had sustained serious in...
  • Witness appeal following theft of metal in Weymouth

    19 October 2018
    Officers investigating the theft of metal from a construction site in Weymouth are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. It was reported that a large amount of scrap wire and lead had been taken from a construction site at Newton’s...
  • Witness appeal following knifepoint robbery in Shaftesbury

    18 October 2018
    Detectives have launched an investigation into a knifepoint robbery at a store in Shaftesbury and are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At around 6.10am today, Thursday 18 October 2018, Dorset Police received a report of a robbery at the Co-Op sto...
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