Accessing Information

Welcome to the Accessing Information section of the Dorset Police website. If you would like to request any Information held by Dorset Police, please follow the links below.

It is important to remember that depending on the nature and type of information you require, certain charges can apply.

Is your request about?

Information that we hold about you
For instructions and advice on how to request this information from Dorset Police.
Incidents and other people
For instructions and advice on how to request this information from Dorset Police.
Dorset Police and The Police & Crime Commissioner for Dorset
The Freedom of Information Act gives people the right to access information held by public authorities including Dorset Police.
Making a Freedom of Information Request
The Freedom of Information Act 2000 allows anyone to request information held by Dorset Police.

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.

Follow this link for more information >

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