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Firearms / offensive weapon  November 2017  

  • Still time to surrender firearms to Dorset Police

    22 November 2017
    Dorset Police is urging anyone in possession of illegal or unregistered firearms and ammunition to continue to make use of its firearms surrender, which runs until midnight on Sunday 26 November. More than 100 firearms ranging from BB guns, pistols and r...
  • Dorset Police calls on the public to surrender illegal firearms

    08 November 2017
    Dorset Police and Devon & Cornwall Police are asking the public to surrender illegally held or unwanted firearms and ammunition. The surrender period runs from 13 November until 26 November 2017. During the surrender period, those handing in firearms...
  • Update – man released without charge following reported firearms incident in Bournemouth

    06 November 2017
    A man arrested in connection with a reported firearms incident in Bournemouth has been released without charge. At 10.09am on Friday 3 November 2017 Dorset Police received a report that a man was believed to be in possession of a firearm in Bournemouth t...
  • Man arrested following reported firearms incident in Bournemouth

    03 November 2017
    A man has been arrested following a reported firearms incident in Bournemouth. At 10.09am today, Friday 3 November 2017, Dorset Police received a report that a man was believed to be in possession of a firearm in Bournemouth town centre. No threats were ...
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