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If life is in danger or a crime is in progress call 999

Report something

Full crime report
Use this form to submit a full crime report, where you are the victim, or you are reporting it on behalf of the victim.
Report something else
Have something else to report to us? - Please use this form to report non crime related information to us. Please include as much information as possible to assist us with answering your enquiry.
Report a hate crime
Are you the victim of, or witness to, a Hate Crime? Please let us know by using this form here.
Report lost property
Please use the national reportMyloss service to report lost property and get your reference number. You can also report lost property online at, however you will not receive a lost property reference number.
Report fraud or cyber-crime
Please use the National Fraud and Cyber Crime Reporting Centre to report fraud and cyber related incidents.
Report something anonymously
Please use CrimeStoppers if you’d like to report something anonymously rather than directly to Dorset Police…
Found property
Enquiries regarding found property can be made online by emailing Please note: this mailbox is checked on a weekly basis and should only be used for property enquiries.
Report radicalisation, terrorist and extremist behaviour
Advice on how to report concerns if you think that someone is at risk of radicalisation, is involved in terrorism, is promoting an extremist ideology, or if you are unsure or suspicious about somebody's activities or behaviour.

Make a specific enquiry

Child Sex Offender Disclosure Scheme
Under the scheme, a parent, guardian or third party can make an application to find out if there is information which they need to know about in order to protect a child(ren) in their care.
Accessing information from Dorset Police
Would you like to obtain particular information from Dorset Police? Please visit this section for advice and instructions on how to make your request.
Request Deletion or Amendment
In certain circumstances you can request for the deletion or amendment of information that we hold about you on the Police National Computer, but you must meet certain criteria.

Pass a message

Message for 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 none of the above forms fulfill your needs, you can email us directly.

Give us feedback

Compliments and feedback
Please use this section to provide us with Comments, Compliments & Suggestions about our services.
Make a complaint
If you wish to make a complaint against Dorset Police, please visit this section and see how you can do this.

Join us

Join us
To see the latest vacancies, information packs and download the application forms check this section.
If you would like to volunteer some of your time to help make your community safer please check out some of the ways you can help by volunteering with Dorset Police
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