Appeal to public in search for missing Bournemouth woman


Officers searching for missing Bournemouth woman Monica Streat are pleased to confirm she has been found safe and well.

Monica, aged 59, was reported missing having last been seen at an address in the town at around 9am on Monday 11 February 2019.

She has now been located in the Poole area.

We would like to thank everyone who shared our appeal.


Officers are appealing for help from the public to find a missing Bournemouth woman.

Searches are being carried out to find Monica Streat, aged 59, who was last seen at an address in Gresham Road at around 9am today, Monday 11 February 2019.

Monica is described as around five feet four inches tall and of medium build with brown, shoulder-length hair that has highlights in. She may have been wearing a red cardigan.

It is believed she may be travelling in a grey Seat Arosa, with the registration number HF05 FXT.

Chief Inspector Lance Cliff, of Dorset Police, said: “We understand Monica has been upset recently and we are becoming concerned for her welfare.

“We are currently carrying out a number of searches in the Bournemouth area and are also making attempts to trace the vehicle she is believed to be driving.

“I would urge anyone with information as to her whereabouts, or who comes across the vehicle described, to contact us.

“I would also like to make a direct plea to Monica if you see this appeal to please contact us or your family as we all want to ensure you are safe and well.”

Anyone with information or knowledge as to Monica’s whereabouts is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting incident number 11:274.