Hampshire Constabulary press team

The Hampshire Constabulary press team issue press releases on behalf of Hampshire Constabulary.

They range from appeals to information relating to ongoing cases.

You can contact the press team on [email protected]

Isle of Wight teenagers charged with assault, dangerous driving, blackmail, possession of drugs and a weapon


Police charge three teens following a series of events that include alleged assaults, blackmail and dangerous driving

Wednesday, 29th July, 2020 3:32pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Early morning collision results in life threatening injuries

Police control operator

The collision occurred around 2.30am after a silver Mercedes A180 collided with a bollard and two brick walls

Wednesday, 29th July, 2020 12:08pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Drink and drug drivers to be targeted in summer crackdown

Police conducting drink drive stops for operation holly 2018

Today sees the start of this summer’s crackdown with officers conducting drink/drug focused patrols day and night across the Isle of Wight for the next two weeks

Monday, 27th July, 2020 8:52am

By Hampshire Constabulary with 2 readers' comments

Dog attack leaves owner with serious and potentially life-changing injuries

police officer with 101 on lapel - westmidlandspolice

The dog, described as a Staffordshire terrier and Mastiff cross, attacked its owner leaving her with serious and potentially life-changing injuries, as well as another man who was taken to hospital with serious injuries

Monday, 20th July, 2020 10:03am

By Hampshire Constabulary with 2 readers' comments

Family pay tribute to motorcyclist who was ‘at his happiest when on two wheels’

Gordon Endler on motorbike

Gordon's family say he was happiest when on two wheels and that losing him has left a hole in their hearts. He will be missed amongst the Island motorcycle community and our thoughts are with them all

Friday, 17th July, 2020 11:53am

By Hampshire Constabulary with 2 readers' comments

18 month jail sentence for driver of fatal Forest Road collision

prison jail corridor

The 20-year-old driver from Essex admitted causing death by dangerous driving, and four counts of causing serious injury by dangerous driving

Monday, 13th July, 2020 4:57pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with 8 readers' comments

Isle of Wight robber jailed after threatening shop worker with scissors


The man who threatened a Gurnard shop worker with a pair of scissors and stole £300 from the till has been jailed

Thursday, 9th July, 2020 2:48pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Isle of Wight young people invited to join Police Youth Independent Advisory Group

late teenagers by ciokka

Being part of the Youth IAG will give you first-hand insight into policing, investigations and the community, and will also provide a platform for you to develop your skills for your CV and future career

Thursday, 9th July, 2020 10:27am

By Hampshire Constabulary

Missing Freshwater man now located

police officer

Police thank the public for their help in locating missing man from Freshwater

Tuesday, 7th July, 2020 9:14pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Mainland and Isle of Wight Police work together tackling dangerous driving – issuing many tickets

Police standing by vans:

Following reports of dangerous driving on the Isle of Wight the RP/ARV team were joined by Roads Policing Officers from the mainland to carry out work to address this

Monday, 6th July, 2020 3:13pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Police appeal after man left with head serious injury

police officer

Police ask if residents have dash cam footage from Saturday night on Green Street, Ryde

Monday, 6th July, 2020 2:31pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with one comment

Motorcyclist died at scene of collision, passenger airlifted with life-threatening injuries


Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the rider who died on the scene, and with his passenger who has been taken to Southampton General Hospital with life-threatening injuries

Thursday, 2nd July, 2020 2:10pm

By Hampshire Constabulary