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7:17am 18th June 2014

Dorset Police wants more people to become the eyes and ears of their local community.

It's Neighbourhood and Home Watch Week and Officers have hit the road with volunteers to drum up some support.

They're in Dorchester for the next 3 days where people can meet their Neighbourhood Watch members and learn more about what they do.

You can find out where and when to meet your local team below:

Wednesday 18th June 2014- between 10am and 2pm.

Crime Prevention Event in South Street, Dorchester - Neighbourhood officers and Home Watch leads will have a stand in South Street offering burglary crime prevention advice, purse theft prevention advice and information on the 'Dorset Alert scheme’. Free purse chains and other goodies will also be handed out during the day.


Thursday 19th June 2014 - between 10:30am and 12:30pm.

Engagement Surgery at Dorchester Library - Neighbourhood officers from Dorchester Police station will be on hand to offer general crime prevention advice and information on other matters relating the National Neighbourhood Watch week.


And .. On Saturday 21st June 2014 - between 10am and 2:30pm.

Crime Prevention Event at Scats, The Grove, Dorchester - Neighbourhood officers and Home Watch leads will offer crime prevention advice and information regarding the new 'Dorset Alert' scheme. There will also be a free tack marking service available.

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