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Specific Enquiries
If you have a specific enquiry for Dorset police, please use this section.
Pass a Message
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Compliments & Feedback
Please use this section to provide us with Comments, Compliments & Suggestions about our services.
Neighbourhood Policing
Find out how you can contact your local NPT and engage with them.
Do you have a query and don't know where to go for advice? Then AskNED! Our non-emergency knowledgebase offers advice and information on a whole host of commonly enquired about topics.

Alternative Methods of Contact

Message an officer
If you wish to pass a message to an officer about an incident, please use this form and we'll make sure it gets to the right person. - Please note, this may be a different officer than specified depending on shifts and leave.
Request a call back
If you would like us to call you back at a time when it is convenient to you, please fill in the details and we will do our best to call you back at your requested time.
Email Us
If you would like to email us directly, please provide as much detail as possible, to enable us to assist with your enquiry.
Call us
Use 101 the Non-Emergency Number to speak to us. This section will give you more information.
Write to us
Click here to find our Force Headquarters address.
Visit Us
You can visit one of our Police Stations or Police Contact Points at the following locations.
Silent 999 Calls
Silent 999 calls are not automatically transferred to the police, as they may have been dialled accidentally...

Social Media

@dorsetpolice - follow us on twitter for information and advice from the Force. Please note: Do not use Twitter to report crime as the account is not monitored 24/7.
Dorset Police - like us on Facebook for up-to-date information and advice from the Force. Please note: Do not use Facebook to report crime as the account is not monitored 24/7.
dorset_police - follow us on Instagram to find out what our officers and staff up to.
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Other team accounts
Various departments and teams have their own social media accounts, including our local Neighbourhood Policing Teams. Click here to find out more.

Accessibility Options

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