Dorset Police Rural Crime Team

Your local Rural Crime Team, work with your rural community to ensure they engage with and protect what is important to you.  To find your local neighbourhood team please click here.


Their aim is to make your county a safer place and less attractive to rural crime offenders. Being alert to any suspicious activity or rural crime and reporting to Dorset Police will help raise awareness of any spikes or hotspots in your area and build important intelligence on offenders.


Together with Dorset Police Rural Crime Team, we would like to raise awareness of how to report rural crime and offer resources to protect your home and business. 


If you would like to report a crime or any suspicious activities, you can:



For information and advice on preventing rural crime in your area, see the Dorset Police Rural Crime Team resource section below.