Press and Media
The Dorset Police Federation is happy to take questions relating to general policing matters in Dorset and will endeavour to supply its views where it is able to do so and where it is in the interest of its membership. However, it is not able to make official statements on behalf of Dorset Police; comment on ongoing criminal investigations; or to supply official police information, data, or statistics.
Please contact the Dorset Police Federation Office during normal office hours (tel: 01305 223 732 or email: email@example.com) giving details of your name, publication, email address, telephone number, cut-off date/time, and question(s).
Requests relating to national policing matters should be referred to the Police Federation of England & Wales media team. Please see http://polfed.org/aboutus/access_to_info.aspx
Please note that the Dorset Police Federation and the Police Federation of England & Wales are not Public Bodies within the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and therefore have no legal obligation to respond to such requests.
Requests for official statements from Dorset Police should be referred to the Dorset Police Press Office during normal office hours (tel: 01202 223 893 Mondays to Fridays 08:30 to 17:00 or email: and information on making requests to the force under the Freedom of Information Act is available on their website (www.dorset.police.uk).