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How to contact the Police in Exeter

If you need to contact the Police, please select the method from the following options:

In case of an emergency dial: 999

Only use when:

  • Life is at risk
  • Someone is injured
  • Offenders are nearby
  • Immediate action is required

Listen carefully to the BT operator who will connect you to the police.

Using 999 for non-urgent calls may delay response to someone who needs urgent assistance.

Non-urgent calls dial: 101

Use this number to: 

  • report a non-urgent crime
  • contact local police officers
  • get crime prevention advice
  • make the police aware of policing issues in your local area
  • make an appointment with a police officer
  • talk to the police about other non-emergency matters

If you are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired, you can textphone the police on 18001 101.


To report information on criminal activities anonymously call Crimestoppers free on 0800 555 111

Heavitree Road Police Address

Exeter Police Station
Heavitree Road

Open 24 hours a day 7 days per week

Devon & Cornwall Police website

Further information is available on the Devon and Cornwall Police website.


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