Operation Safe and Nice to All (SANTA) Launched (1)

Dyfed-Powys Police has started the countdown to Christmas with the launch of their Christmas campaign Operation Safe and Nice to All (SANTA). ‘Presence not presents’ is the message the force is sending to people in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembro…

13 December 2018

Special constable disrupts potential drug deal days after being sworn in

IT was a flying start for a new Dyfed-Powys Police Special Constable as she made two arrests within days of being sworn in. Ceredigion SC Caryl Walters and her sergeant disrupted potential drug dealing from a public toilet while out on her second pat…

12 December 2018

Police appeal for information following death in Chipoteria, Hermon 23.10.18

The police investigation into the death of Mavis Bran at the Chipoteria, Hermon on the 23rd October 2018 is continuing.   70-year-old Geoffrey Bran has appeared in court charged with her murder.   Police are aware that two workmen attended the Chipot…

11 December 2018

Blue light services come together to focus on dementia

All the Emergency Services based in Wales have come together to form a group to deliver better services for people living with dementia, their carers and families. Police, Fire and Rescue Services, Welsh Ambulance Services and Mountain Rescue are wor…

10 December 2018

PCSOs in Wales Celebrated in Week Long Campaign

A campaign recognising Police Community Support Officers and the value they add to policing in Wales is being celebrated for its second year this week (December 10-14, 2018). Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) work on the front line providing…

10 December 2018

Police appeal following fatal road traffic collision on A470 near Llyswen 8.12.18

Dyfed Powys Police is investigating a fatal road traffic collision that occurred at approximately 5.45am this morning, Saturday, December 8th.  The collision occurred on the A470, near to Llyswen, and involved a blue Ford Focus and a white Man lorry.…

08 December 2018

Tenby police officer’s double life as RNLI volunteer

From patrolling the streets to rescuing people at sea, a Tenby man is leading a double life as both a Dyfed-Powys Police officer and a volunteer with the RNLI. PC Rob Garland comes from a family with an astonishing 180 years of combined service to th…

07 December 2018

Volunteering gave PC the skills and confidence needed to join the police

‘VOLUNTEERING gave me the skills and confidence I needed to join the police.’ Those are the words of Dyfed-Powys Police PC Alex Jones, who has given up his free time for St John Ambulance Wales for 21 years. The Carmarthenshire Roads Policing Officer…

07 December 2018

UPDATE: Possible sighting of missing Gary Shepherd-Mason

Missing man Gary Shepherd-Mason may have been seen on the Capel Dewi road earlier this week. We are appealing for anyone who lives in the area to check outbuildings and review any dash cam and CCTV footage, and any cyclists who may hav…

07 December 2018

Police sergeant speaks about volunteer role with Brecon Mountain Rescue Team

POLICE sergeant by day, mountain rescue volunteer by night. Dyfed-Powys Police roads policing sergeant Owen Dillon has spoken about how he finds the time to volunteer for the Brecon Mountain Rescue Team around a high pressured job. The force is celeb…

05 December 2018

Police CCTV is Now Operating in Milford Haven

Four new CCTV cameras have been installed in Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire. They are located at Upper Charles Street, Lower Charles Street, Hamilton Terrace and Great North Road. The installation has taken place over the last week and the cameras are…

04 December 2018

Potential fraud victims saved from losing more than half a million pounds

A FRAUD prevention scheme has stopped potential victims living in the Dyfed-Powys Police area from losing more than half a million pounds in just one year. The ground-breaking Banking Protocol enables bank staff to contact police if they suspect a cu…

30 November 2018

Police are investigating death of 41-year-old man in Pembroke Dock

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating the death of a 41-year-old man, who was found deceased by ambulance workers at approximately 11.30am this morning at a property on Bush Street, Pembroke Dock. Three men have been arrested in connection with the inv…

29 November 2018

Further appeal for dash cam footage in search for Gary Sheperd-Mason

Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing their search for Gary Sheperd-Mason, who was last seen leaving his home on Russell Terrace, Carmarthen, on Thursday, November 15. He has not been in touch with friends or family since. Gary was seen at the junction of…

28 November 2018

Police appeal following robbery on The Mount, Milford Haven

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a report of robbery which occurred on The Mount in Milford Haven.   At approximately 10.45am on November 26th,  a Post Office cash driver was approached by a man who made threats and the suspect then made off with…

27 November 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police Embarks on 16 Days of Action for White Ribbon Campaign

Police officers and staff are showing support for the international White Ribbon Day on Sunday November 25 with 16 days of action in Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Powys. The White Ribbon campaign is the global initiative to end male…

25 November 2018

Police CCTV Cameras are up and Running in Llanelli

Llanelli is the latest town to benefit from the installation of hi-tech CCTV cameras in the Police and Crime Commissioner’s re-investment programme in a modern CCTV infrastructure. 19 cameras are now live and recording across the town. Llanelli is th…

21 November 2018

Working together with communities, Counter Terrorism Policing wants Christmas security all wrapped up

With the festive rush about to get underway, Counter Terrorism Policing has this week launched its biggest-ever winter advertising campaign as part of ACT: Action Counters Terrorism. While there is no known increased threat to busy town and city cent…

20 November 2018

Police appeal following theft from a cash machine in Presteigne

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a theft from a cash machine in Presteigne which occurred at around 12.35am, on Tuesday, November 13.   Thieves gained access to the cash machine stealing the contents and made off from the area at speed in what is…

13 November 2018

Woman dies following incident in Lampeter 6.11.18

Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing to investigate an incident which occurred in the Bridge Street area of Lampeter at around 6pm on Thursday, November 8.   Sadly, the woman taken to hospital following the incident has died. Specialist officers are supp…

13 November 2018