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  • Update – men due to appear in court following reported altercation and assault in Bournemouth

    09 July 2018
    Two men are due to appear in court in connection with a reported altercation and assault in Bournemouth. At around 2.15am on Saturday 16 December 2017 Dorset Police received a report of an altercation outside Truth nightclub on Exeter Road. A 17-year-ol...
  • Man charged after alleged threats with a knife in Wimborne

    09 July 2018
    A man has been charged in relation to an incident in Wimborne in which it is alleged a taxi driver was threatened with a knife. At 11.52pm on Saturday 7 July 2018 it was reported that a male taxi driver had stopped at the BP petrol station on Wimborne Ro...
  • Dorset Police launch campaign to tackle dangerous drug networks

    09 July 2018
    Police have today, 9 July, launched a campaign to raise awareness of dangerous drug networks and how the public can help spot the signs of these criminal activities taking place in our community. County lines is a term used to describe urban gangs suppl...
  • Murder investigation launched in Bournemouth

    08 July 2018
    Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a woman was found dead at a flat in Bournemouth. At 5am today, Sunday 8 July 2018, Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service to reports that a man had sustain stab wounds to his leg in the are...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Corfe Mullen

    08 July 2018
    Detectives investigating an assault at a pub in Corfe Mullen are asking for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. At around 9.30pm on Saturday 7 July 2018 officers were called to reports of a fight involving about 10 people at The Dorset...
  • Witness appeal after alleged threats with a knife in Wimborne

    08 July 2018
    Detectives investigating an incident in Wimborne in which it is alleged a taxi driver was threatened with a knife are asking for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward. At 11.52pm on Saturday 7 July 2018 it was reported that a male taxi dr...
  • Witness appeal following assault in Poole

    06 July 2018
    Detectives investigating an assault in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. At around 10pm on Friday 29 June 2018 the victim, a man aged in his 40s, had been at The Cabin on Poole Quay when he left the premises an...
  • Witness appeal following reported assault in Bournemouth

    06 July 2018
    Officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward after three men were reportedly assaulted in Bournemouth. The three men, two aged in their 20s and one in his 50s, were walking along the seafront near to Bournemouth Pier at...
  • Summer drink driving campaign – more than 50 people now charged

    06 July 2018
    A further 14 people have been charged with drink driving offences during Dorset Police’s summer drink driving campaign. They are due to appear at courts in Poole and Weymouth this month. In total 53 people have been charged since the campaign begun...
  • Witness appeal following indecent exposure in Poole

    06 July 2018
    Officers are appealing for the public’s help to identify a man who indecently exposed himself in Poole. At around 10am on Monday 2 July 2018 a woman aged in her 30s was running through Branksome Chine with her dog when she saw a man indecently expo...
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