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Please select one of the below station links, to identify the counter services hours of opening.

These may, on occasion, be varied, dependent on short notice absences, or unforeseen circumstances.

In the event of any short notice closures, or necessary adjustments to the normally anticipated hours of service, please contact us using either the Force on-line services for all non-emergency or non-urgent enquiries, or use the templated forms available to report non-life threatening or non-emergency crimes. These reports are reviewed on a daily basis and your enquiry/report will begin process within 24 hours. All efforts will be made by one of our contact management officers to update you of receipt and progress.

Alternatively, please dial 101 and follow directions provided.

If you are reporting a life-threatening matter or an incident where a crime is in progress, please dial 999.

During Counter Services closure, uniformed patrol officers remain on duty, working from these locations.

Thank you for your co-operation and any enquiries regarding this can be directed to the counter services operations manager via Enquiries@Dorset.pnn.police.uk.

The following Police Stations are available

Salisbury Road,
Blandford,
DT11 7HR

Wednesday & Saturday 1000-1530hrs

Blandford Station will be open to the public for reduced hours, over the following dates due to adverse weather conditions: 

  • Thursday 1 March 2018 – 1000hrs to 1530hrs

Normal policing patrols will continue to be provided and alternative contact can be made using the online reporting services on our website, or enquiries via 101. Apologies for any inconvenience.

5 Madeira Rd,
Bournemouth,
BH1 1QL

Monday-Friday 0900-1800hrs

Saturday & Sunday 0900-1730hrs

Normal policing patrols will continue to be provided and alternative contact can be made using the online reporting services on our website, or enquiries via 101. Apologies for any inconvenience.

510 - 507 Christchurch Road
Bournemouth
Dorset
BH1 4AF

 

By Appointment ONLY

Normal policing patrols will continue to be provided and alternative contact can be made using the online reporting services on our website, or enquiries via 101. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Tannery Road,
Bridport, 
DT6 3TP

Tuesday Thursday & Saturday 1000-1530hrs

Bridport Station will be closed over the following dates due to adverse weather conditions: 

  • Thursday 1 March 2018

Normal policing patrols will continue to be provided and alternative contact can be made using the online reporting services on our website, or enquiries via 101. Apologies for any inconvenience.

1 School Road,
Gillingham,
SP8 4QR

Monday & Friday 1000-1530hrs 

Gillingham Station will be closed over the following dates due to adverse weather conditions: 

  • Friday 2 March 2018

Normal policing patrols will continue to be provided and alternative contact can be made using the online reporting services on our website, or enquiries via 101. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Wimborne Road,
Poole,  
BH15 2BP

Monday - Friday 0800-1700hrs

Poole Station will be open to the public for reduced hours, over the following dates due to adverse weather conditions: 

  • Thursday 1 March 2018 – 0800hrs to 1530hrs
  • Friday 2 March 2018 - 0800hrs to 1530hrs

Normal policing patrols will continue to be provided and alternative contact can be made using the online reporting services on our website, or enquiries via 101.

Digby Road,
Sherborne,
DT9 3NL

Tuesday & Thursday 1000-1530hrs

Sherborne Station will be open to the public for reduced hours, over the following dates due to adverse weather conditions: 

  • Friday 2 March 2018 - 1000hrs to 1530hrs

Normal policing patrols will continue to be provided and alternative contact can be made using the online reporting services on our website, or enquiries via 101. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Radipole Lane Chickerell,
Weymouth,
DT4 9WW

Monday - Friday 0800-1730hrs

Saturday 0900-1300/1400-1630hrs

Weymouth Station will be open to the public for reduced hours, over the following dates due to adverse weather conditions: 

  • Thursday 1 March 2018 – 0800hrs to 1530hrs
  • Friday 2 March 2018 - 0800hrs to 1530hrs

Normal policing will continue to be maintained in the area, and please use our Online web page, or 101, to forward any enquiry.

Swanage is a Reception Point shared with the Town Council, in the Town Hall annexe.

Normal hours between APRIL & SEPT - Mon-Fri, 10am-4pm, closed for lunch 1-2pm

Normal hours between OCT & MAR - Mon-Fri, 10am-3pm, closed for lunch 1-2pm

Swanage Station will be closed over the following dates due to adverse weather conditions: 

  • Thursday 1 March 2018

Normal policing patrols will continue to be provided and alternative contact can be made using the online reporting services on our website, or enquiries via 101. Apologies for any inconvenience.

 

****PLEASE NOTE DOCUMENT PRODUCTION, ROAD TRAFFIC COLLISIONS, BAIL SIGNING, SECTION 165 PRODUCTION & SEX OFFENDERS REGISTRATIONS  CAN NOT BE PERFORMED AT THIS LOCATION****

2018 Public Holiday Station Closures

  • Bournemouth Station - 0900-1630hrs
  • Weymouth Station– 0900-1630hrs
  • Gillingham Station – 1000-1530hrs

All other stations will be closed.

Please note: All other times, stations will be accessible as per normal advertised hours.

Please be assured that officers will still be patrolling in your neighbourhoods and for any emergency incident please dial 999.

For any non-urgent/non-emergency matters call 101, or please use on-line reporting services at dorset.police.uk/do-it-online/

  • Bournemouth Station - 0900-1730hrs
  • Weymouth Station - 0900-1630hrs
  • Gillingham Station –1000-1530hrs

All other stations will be closed.

Please note: All other times, stations will be accessible as per normal advertised hours.

Please be assured that officers will still be patrolling in your neighbourhoods and for any emergency incident please dial 999.

For any non-urgent/non-emergency matters call 101, or please use on-line reporting services at dorset.police.uk/do-it-online/

  • Bournemouth - 0900-1730hrs
  • Weymouth - 0900-1630hrs

All other stations will be closed.

Please note: All other times, stations will be accessible as per normal advertised hours.

Please be assured that officers will still be patrolling in your neighbourhoods and for any emergency incident please dial 999.

For any non-urgent/non-emergency matters call 101, or please use on-line reporting services at dorset.police.uk/do-it-online/

  • Bournemouth - 0900-1730hrs
  • Weymouth - 0900-1630hrs
  • Gillingham - 1000-1530hrs

All other stations will be closed.

Please note: All other times, stations will be accessible as per normal advertised hours.

Please be assured that officers will still be patrolling in your neighbourhoods and for any emergency incident please dial 999.

For any non-urgent/non-emergency matters call 101, or please use on-line reporting services at dorset.police.uk/do-it-online/


Police Contact Points

Please note that these are enquiry contact points and traffic offences, document productions, police or court bail, Sex Offender registration and Section 165 Vehicle Seizures CANNOT be handled here. Please attend one of the Police Counter Services points at the above police stations.

 

All written correspondence should be sent to Winfrith HQ. Contact points are visit only sites and cannot be used as postal addresses.

The following Police Contact Points are available

Charles St
Dorchester
Dorset
DT1 1EF

Monday, Wednesday and Thursdays 1000-1300hrs

The Contact Point may also be called for advice on 01305 266120 during advertised service hours only. Outside of these hours please call 101 for non-urgent enquiries or 999 in an emergency situation.

The Barrington Centre
Ferndown Community Association
Pennys Walk
Ferndown
Dorset
BH22 9TH

Monday - Saturday 1000-1200hrs

Neighbourhood Watch services and advice also available at this location.


Force Headquarters

Winfrith
Dorchester
Dorset
DT2 8DZ

 

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