Meet Poundbury’s PCSO Matthew Barton

PCSO Matt Barton, Poundbury PCSO for the Dorchester Safer Neighbourhood Team
PCSO Matt Barton, Poundbury PCSO for the Dorchester Safer Neighbourhood Team

Residents can meet Poundbury’s new PCSO Matt Barton every month at his Friday afternoon surgeries at the Caf√© Octagon.

PCSO Barton has been in the post since August and welcomes residents and business to get in touch to speak about any community issues.

His current priorities for the Dorchester Safer Neighbourhood Team include cracking down on anti-social behaviour and graffiti.

He said: “Please do drop in and say hello during these surgeries and bring any questions you have.”

The surgeries are held on every first Friday of the month between 2.30-3.30 and will run for the following 7 April, 5 May, 2 June, 7 July, 4 August, 1 September,6 October, 3 November, 1 December.

According to the Crime Maps there were 67 crimes reported from September 2016 to January 2017 in the Poundbury area. 

You can contact PCSO Barton by emailing

To find more information about Dorchester’s Safer Neighbourhood Team visit here


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