If you are deaf, deafened, hard of hearing or speech impaired and you need to contact Avon and Somerset police in a non-emergency, you can now use your mobile phone to text your problem. The non-emergency text number is 07400 279101. This service is for non-emergency texts to Avon and Somerset Police only.
Remember, when you text the police for a non-emergency, write:
Remember that some texts may not get through to the police, or there may be a delay. No text messages are guaranteed, and they rely on mobile phone signals and phone companies.
You will know your message has been received ONLY when you receive a text back from police. Some examples of non-emergency calls are:
If you have an emergency, then there is another text service that is available to you.