Dorchester West Rural
Dorchester West Rural is a Neighbourhood Policing Team based in the Dorchester and Sherborne Section.
The Dorchester West Rural team is led by Sergeant 1824 Ged Want. The three officers working on the team are PC 0229 Peter Moore, PCSO 5410 Sarah Pilcher and PCSO 6230 Dan Gent
The team cover the area shaded in purple on the map, you will often see your local Police Community Support Officers (PCSO) out on high visibility patrol to offer reassurance to local communities. The Neighbourhood Policing Team will offer crime prevention advice and work with the rural community and partners to prevent crime and anti-social behaviour.
Please say hello as we will always welcome a friendly chat or offer advice where needed.
Meet your local officers
PCSO Sarah Pilcher
PC Pete Moore
PS Ged Want
PCSO Daniel Gent
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Neighbourhood policing improves the quality of life within Dorset communities. Working together with partner agencies and problem-solving with local people and groups, we will target the policing issues that matter most in your area.
Get in touch with us today to raise any issues you have and to find out what priorities we are currently working on. This is your chance to influence the service that the police, and our partners, provide.
You can contact us via the Dorset Police website or social media, where we also promote upcoming meetings and events. We are based at: Dorchester Police Station Weymouth Avenue Dorchester DT1 1QZ.
The Neighbourhood Policing Team works with colleagues across Dorset Police, but does not respond to emergency calls. If a crime is in progress or life is in danger, always dial 999 immediately, so we can help you as quickly as possible.