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Cracking down on county lines drug dealers during week of action

Last week we took part in a nation-wide week of action cracking down on county lines drug dealers and safeguarding vulnerable people at risk of exploitation

Officer seriously injured in road traffic collision in Rooksbridge, Somerset

The A38 Bristol Road in Rooksbridge, Somerset, has now been reopened following one vehicle RTC in which an officer has been seriously injured

Gross misconduct proven against police officer

A misconduct hearing was held at Police HQ this week.

New police station for Shepton Mallet

A new police station will be opening in Shepton Mallet this year.

Police Community Support Officer recruitment is open

Applications close on January 15 at 9am

Former police officer loses appeal against dismissal

A former officer has lost her appeal against a decision to dismiss her for sharing discriminatory social media posts.

Police statement regarding Councillor Shah

Police statement

A joint statement from Chief Constable Andy Marsh and Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens

We have today informed our colleagues in Gloucestershire and Wiltshire of our decision to withdraw from the Tri Force Specialist Operations collaboration.

Police launch Youth and Policing Education website

Avon and Somerset Police have launched the Youth and Policing Education Hub, a new website offering free online access to a range of resources for schools and youth groups.

Multi-million pound transformation of Yeovil police station

Plans have been approved by Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens to invest millions of pounds refurbishing Yeovil police station at Horsey Lane.