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Mon 01 Sep 2014 Police appeal following theft at Motorcross event “Police are appealing for witnesses or information to an incident of the theft of a red Honda Quad Bike and a Yellow 'Kipor' 2700kw petrol generator from a motocross event.  The event was a BSMA Championship round hosted by Rhayader Youth Motocross Club (RYMXC) at The Neuadd Farm, Penybont... read more >>
Fri 29 Aug 2014 Theft of Bicycle The Struet, Brecon
“Police are investigating the theft of a bicycle which occurred sometime between 8.45am and 5.30pm on Tuesday 19th August. The bicycle had been removed from the staff car park of a property in The Struet, Brecon where it had been securely chained and padlocked while the owner was in work. The... read more >>
Thu 28 Aug 2014 Carmarthenshire Citizens' Panel newsletter View the Carmarthenshire Citizens' Panel’s latest newsletter involving the Police, Council and Health Board here! –http://www.dyfed-powys.police.uk/sites/default/files/documents/haveyoursay/carmarthenshire_newsletters/carmscp-issue41.pdf read more >>
Tue 26 Aug 2014 Dyfed-Powys police force signs up to the Government’s Best Use of Stop and Search Scheme Dyfed-Powys Police have signed up to the Best Use of Stop and Search scheme, Home Secretary Theresa May said today.While stop and search is undoubtedly an important police power, when it is misused it can be counter-productive. It can be an enormous waste of police time and, when innocent people... read more >>
Fri 22 Aug 2014 Missing man found safe and well - David Markey We are pleased to report that 72 year old Mr Markey has been found safe and well in London. We'd like to thank everyone for their assistance with this appeal.   read more >>
Fri 22 Aug 2014 Statement from the Chief Constables of North Wales and Dyfed Powys Police - collisions involving motorbikes The high number of collisions involving motorbikes in both North Wales and Dyfed Powys Police areas has led the Chief Constables of both Forces to make the following joint statement: This year has seen a significant number of motorcyclists return to North, Mid and West Wales to make the most of... read more >>
Fri 22 Aug 2014 Dyfed-Powys Police recruiting officers and community support officers in September In September Dyfed Powys Police are recruiting officers and community support officers and are asking residents do you have what it takes to help us safeguard our communities? Chief Constable Simon Prince said, “We want to increase the number of police officers that we have in our communities and... read more >>
Fri 22 Aug 2014 Officers consider a career in surveillance after WECTU training Over 50 officers from forces across Wales descended on Sophia Gardens recently to learn more about becoming a WECTU Surveillance Officer. WECTU is the Wales Extremism and Counter Terrorism Unit and is a collaboration of officers from South Wales, Gwent, Dyfed Powys and North Wales  police.... read more >>
Wed 20 Aug 2014 Death of man following incident in water at Newport beach, Pembrokeshire Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating the sudden death of a 63 year old man, following an incident on a dinghy in the water in Newport beach, Pembrokeshire. Emergency services were called to the scene at approx. 18:50 this evening. Three men were on board the dinghy, and all three ended up in the... read more >>
Sat 16 Aug 2014 Update - incident in Llanidloes Road, Newtown Saturday 16/8/14 The incident in Llanidloes Road, Newtown has now been resolved, and the male involved is safe and came to no harm. We thank the public and the community again for their co-operation and patience during this incident, which helped bring it to a safe conclusion. read more >>
Sat 16 Aug 2014 Incident in Llanidloes Road, Newtown Saturday 16/8/14 Dyfed-Powys Police were called to Llanidloes Road, Newtown at approximately 13:21pm this afternoon. Reports related to concerns for the welfare of a man stood on the bridge, who is in a distressed state. Officers are at the scene and are speaking with the male using a specially trained negotiator.... read more >>
Wed 13 Aug 2014 Transforming the lives of offenders in Carmarthenshire Agencies in Carmarthenshire recently got together to discuss the opportunity they have to transform the lives of offenders in Carmarthenshire, with the launch of the Integrated Offender Management Scheme (IOM). IOM is all about the intensive management of priority offenders who represent the... read more >>
Mon 11 Aug 2014 Brecon Jazz Festival success Following the Brecon Jazz Festival on the weekend, we’re pleased to report that on the whole it was a success and went very well from a policing perspective. The emphasis was on prevention as far as public order policing was concerned, there was a substantial police presence in key areas, and... read more >>
Sun 10 Aug 2014 Update: Fatal Road Traffic Collision on the A483 in Powys
Mr William John Brynley Powell
Police can confirm that the deceased man was 90 year old William John Brynley Powell, (known locally as Bryn). Mr Powell was born and lived in the parish of Abergwesyn near Llanwrtyd Wells. He was a traditional Welsh hill farmer all of his life and was a proud Welshman and proud Welsh speaker, he... read more >>
Sat 09 Aug 2014 Fatal Road Traffic Collision on the A483 in Powys Dyfed Powys Police are dealing with a road traffic collision on the A483 road just outside of Llanwrtyd Wells heading toward Llandovery. A call was received at 15:55hrs this afternoon to reports of a collision involving two vehicles. Unfortunately the driver of one of the vehicles died at the... read more >>