Dorset Crime Is Down But Politician Wants More Police On North Dorset Rural Beat

New data suggests a drop in Dorset’s recorded crime figures, although the period does take in three months of lockdown.

Dorset Police and the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner confirm that we are the tenth safest police force area in England and Wales.

PCC candidate David Sidwick (right)

David Sidwick is standing for the Police and Crime Commissioner position in next year’s election. He believes more could be done to tackle rural crime here in North Dorset.

He has launched a survey here.