PCC responds to community concerns - outreach van to be placed in Station Rd, Llanelli in run-up to Christmas

Police and Crime Commissioner, Dafydd Llywelyn has instigated additional partnership working in Llanelli in response to local concerns relating to substance misuse. Dyfed Powys Police is proudly teaming up with Dyfed Drug and Alcohol Service (DDAS),…

11 December 2019

Dyfed-Powys Police launches campaign against alcohol-related violence

Could you live with yourself if you killed or seriously injured someone on a night out? That’s the reality for more than 130 people across the Dyfed-Powys Police area, whose Christmas drinks led to a serious assault last year. The force has today lau…

11 December 2019

SENTENCED | Carmarthenshire Quad Bike Burglar

A man has been sentenced to three years and five months in prison for his part in committing rural burglaries across Carmarthenshire. Jeffrey Wayne Bevan was sentenced at Swansea Crown Court on Friday, December 6 for a number of burglaries, thefts an…

10 December 2019

UPDATE | Arrest made for Sexual Assault in Milford Haven

UPDATE | A 23-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault. He was arrested in the Grimsby area and was released on police bail on Saturday, December 7. The arrest was made in connection with a report of a 16-year-old girl being sexu…

09 December 2019

Police call on public to sign up for free counter terrorism training

An award-winning counter terrorism training course is being made available to the public for the first time and Dyfed-Powys Police want you to sign up and help protect the UK. Devised by CT officers and security experts, the ACT Awareness eLearning p…

09 December 2019

APPEAL: Sexual assault in Milford Haven

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating after a 16-year-old girl was sexually assaulted near the tennis courts at Pill Lane, Milford Haven. A man groped the girl over her clothes sometime between 4pm and 4.30pm on Monday, December 2. She got away safely…

05 December 2019

Welshpool: Four in custody after major drugs operation

Four men are in custody following a drugs bust in Welshpool thought to be the biggest of its kind by Dyfed-Powys Police due to the scale of the operation.  Around 75 police officers were at Leighton Arches Caravan Park at 7am this morning to execute…

04 December 2019

Nominations for Dyfed-Powys Police's #WeCare award are open

Dyfed-Powys Police is celebrating the work of officers and staff with the launch of the #WeCare award – but your help is needed. Anyone who has come in contact with the force is encouraged to nominate individuals who have gone above and beyond to pro…

02 December 2019

APPEAL | 89-year-old woman burgled in Milford Haven

An 89-year-old woman has been burgled in Milford Haven and police are urgently appealing for any information to help catch the suspect. At around 5.30am this morning (Sunday, December 1) someone entered the elderly lady’s home on Marble Hall Road, wo…

01 December 2019

An Icelandic Police contingent travelled over 1,000 miles to Wales to learn about our new CCTV system and ANPR cameras across Dyfed-Powys.

The newly reinstated CCTV system across our force area is clearly the envy of the policing world internationally – as Icelandic Police decided to travel to Dyfed-Powys as part of their project to adapt, renovate and modernise their own CCTV.Police an…

27 November 2019

Hollie Kerrell Documentary aired on White Ribbon Day to help other women

A documentary outlining the Dyfed-Powys Police investigation into a domestic murder is to be broadcast on White Ribbon Day (Monday, November 25), the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. ‘Murdered by My Husband’ will be sh…

25 November 2019

Police investigate unexplained death of Lorraine Price from Brecon

We are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Lorraine Price, aged 46, from Brecon. Officers were called to an address in Talbot Terrace last night (Sunday, November 17), where the 46-year-old was found deceased. The death is b…

18 November 2019

Tribute paid to Ellie Bryan following fatal collision at Commins Coch

Police can confirm the woman who tragically died following a collision at Commins Coch was Ellie Bryan, from Aberystwyth. The 18-year-old was a passenger in a Vauxhall Astra which was involved in a collision at around  10pm on Saturday, November 16. …

18 November 2019

Woman arrested in connection with fatal collision at Commins Coch

Police have arrested a driver in connection with a fatal collision which took place at Commins Coch on Saturday, November 16. An 18-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, and has been released on bail pending…

18 November 2019

Two initiatives from Welsh Police Forces nominated for World Class Policing Award

The first World Class Policing Awards ceremony was held in Central London on the 14th November 2019. The awards aim to celebrate and acknowledge the best in all aspects of 21st Century policing and will be held annually. The two initiatives nominated…

18 November 2019

Police appeal after fatal collision outside Aberystwyth

Dyfed-Powys Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision which occurred at around 10pm last night (Saturday, November 16) on the A487 at Commins Coch, Aberystwyth.The collision involved two vehicles – a black Vauxhall Astra, which w…

17 November 2019

Police issue stern warning following spate of quad bike thefts

“WE will pursue all possible tactics to stamp out quad bike thefts.” That’s the message from Dyfed-Powys Police as a man is sentenced for stealing a quad bike, which collided with a police car during a pursuit. The force is targeting the theft of the…

15 November 2019

Security guidance issued to help candidates stay safe on the campaign trail

All election candidates are today (15 November 2019) being issued with guidance to help them respond if they experience intimidatory behaviour or abuse during the election campaign.  Guidance for Candidates in Elections – when it goes too far provide…

15 November 2019

Police carry out safeguarding visits on vulnerable people

Police officers have been carrying out safeguarding checks on adults and children identified as vulnerable during National Safeguarding Week (November 11-15). The support visits are happening alongside the awareness raising work being carried out by…

14 November 2019

Schools, parents and police in Powys pull together

Police in Powys have thanked the schools and parents in Montgomeryshire who worked together following concerns about school children’s plans to fight. The issue was raised with police in early October, following information that the children, aged…

04 November 2019