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101 - The non-emergency telephone number - in an emergency always call 999101 - The non-emergency telephone number

To contact the police in Dorset for non-emergencies please dial 101. Calls to 101 cost 15 pence per call from landlines and mobiles, no matter what time of day you call or how long you are on the phone. However, if you choose to end the call and redial, you will be placed back at the start of the queue and charged again. Members of the public are also encouraged to use the Do It Online service for non-emergency issues whenever possible.   Follow this link for more info about 101


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Hang Up On Fraudsters logoTelephone Fraud

Residents in Dorset are being targeted by telephone fraudsters. People are being tricked into transferring money to a fake bank account or sending it via courier. Protect yourself and your family from criminals - read our advice here >


Report My Loss Lost Property

Report My Loss is a website allowing the public to report lost property quickly and easily without the need to telephone or visit a Police station. You can submit your report online via: http://www.reportmyloss.com/ >  Find out more about this service by following this link >


Domestic Abuse Action Plan

Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabularies (HMIC) Inspection Report ‘Dorset Police’s approach to tackling Domestic Abuse’. Download the response to the report and recommendations (26kb PDF) >


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Latest News

'no excuse' and safety camera locations 30 Apr 2015, 12:00
'no excuse' and safety camera locations

Dorset Police’s new ‘no excuse’ team are out in the county tackling bad and inconsiderate driving. The team aims to use a combination of enforcement and education to tackle the ‘fatal five’… read more

Police concerned for missing Bournemouth woman 04 May 2015, 12:00
Police concerned for missing Bournemouth woman

Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of 29-year-old Sarah Pollitt who is missing from her Bournemouth home.… read more

Police receive thanks after saving man's life 01 May 2015, 12:00
Police receive thanks after saving man's life

Officers who saved a man’s life in Bournemouth met the survivor and his family at an emotional gathering this week. On Friday 6 June 2014 Brian Bailey, 72 and of Ringwood, accompanied someone at Bournemouth Magistrates Court… read more

Bournemouth burglar behind bars 01 May 2015, 12:00
Bournemouth burglar behind bars

A Bournemouth man has been jailed for two and a half years for burgling a student house in the town. Gareth Picton, 34, of no fixed abode, was sentenced at Bournemouth Crown Court on Monday 27 April 2015 after pleading guilty the same day.… read more

Dorset Police launch their Junior PCSO Scheme in West Howe 01 May 2015, 12:00
Dorset Police launch their Junior PCSO Scheme in West Howe

Dorset Police launched their Junior Police Community Support Officer Scheme in West Howe this week.… read more

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