Watch Schemes encourage residents to work together to reduce crime and the fear of crime, and helps to build stronger communities.
Most people will have heard of Neighbourhood Watch, but did you know that there are other types of Watch Scheme operating in Dorset.
Like Neighbourhood Watch, these schemes involve members of the community, who work in partnership with their local Safer Neighbourhood Team officers to help keep their area of Dorset safe.
These schemes reflect the diversity of the urban and rural make up of Dorset, and all are tailored to meet the needs and interests of particular groups within our communities.
To find out more about each scheme, please follow the links below
The Neighbourhood and Home Watch Network have published a comprehensive Safety Guide, which provides lots of information on how to keep safe, the advice covers issues such as personal and home safety, fire and personal technology, to access the pages, please follow this link.