POLICE are dealing with an ongoing incident near Bournemouth Pier.
The police helicopter is up and officers and unmarked cars have been seen near in the Gardens near the Pier.
A spokesperson for Dorset Police said the helicopter was assisting with an "arrest enquiry."
Police have also been seen in the Upper Hinton Road area.
Dorset Police communications team said they have no information about what the incident is.
@Bournemouthecho @meljames1001 Police cars passed our work on the Bath Road and helicopter above!!!
— loulou (@louloujamie)
January 28, 2014
What's going on in #Bournemouth gardens near the pier? #police and #unmarked cars shooting about everywhere? Helicopter out @Bournemouthecho
— Mel James (@meljames1001) January 28, 2014