APPEAL | Fatal RTC A483 at Ardleen, Welshpool

We are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision which occurred at around 4.30pm on Saturday, 17 August on the A483 at Ardleen, Welshpool.  Three vehicles were involved – a blue Ford Fusion, a black Vauxhall Astra and a Morrisons lorry.  Sa…

19 August 2019

Police Highlight Signs of Domestic Abuse During Summer Spike

People enjoying what Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, Ceredigion and Powys have to offer this summer are being asked to watch out for signs of domestic abuse and to report it to police. Throughout the summer, officers are visiting campsites, tourist a…

13 August 2019

POLICE SURRENDER TAKES GUNS OFF THE STREETS

There were 55 items handed in to Dyfed-Powys Police during recent firearms surrender campaign, Op Aztec, across Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and Powys. The operation was part of a national two-week effort to remove illegal and unwanted…

09 August 2019

Police appeal following Tenby assault 3.8.19

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating an allegation of assault which occurred in Tenby in the early hours of Saturday 3rd August 2019. Two males were injured in the vicinity of Augustus Place and taken to hospital. Anyone who witnessed the incident, or…

08 August 2019

Police appeal following Pembroke Assault 21.06.19

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating an allegation of assault which occurred at Pembroke Castle at approximately 9.30pm on Friday 21st June 2019. One male was taken to hospital for treatment and has since been released. Officers would like to speak…

08 August 2019

Why it's not possible to accurately compare county staffing numbers over a 10 year period

We are aware of some misleading reports about our staffing levels, comparing numbers over a ten year period (2009 – 2019). The nature of our communities, crime and policing has changed so much over ten years, that it is not possible to make a compar…

07 August 2019

Police issue Cilyrychen Quarry, Llandybie safety message

Police in Ammanford are urging people not to enter Cilyrychen Quarry at Llandybie and are reminding the public of the dangers and risks of entering the area. Despite safety warnings to stay away from the site, people are still cutting the perimeter f…

06 August 2019

Recruitment of NDORS Trainers – Newtown / Aberystwyth area

Dyfed-Powys Police is looking for interested individuals to be part of a team of trainers to deliver the National Driver Offender Retraining Scheme (NDORS) within the Dyfed-Powys area.   We are specifically looking for trainers to cover the Newtown a…

06 August 2019

Police appeal following Welshpool fatal road traffic collision 03.08.19

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for witness following a fatal road traffic collision that occurred at approximately 5:50pm on Saturday 3rd August on the A458 near to the entrance to Welshpool Golf club in Powys.   The collision involved a red coloure…

05 August 2019

Police appeal following Newtown assault 02.08.19

Police in Newtown are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault that occurred on Friday 2nd August 2019 between 8.30pm and 8.45pm along the footpath which adjoins the carpark off Short Bridge Street to the top River path (opposite the Publi…

05 August 2019

Police Thank Public for Assault Assistance

Dyfed-Powys Police is thanking members of the public who stepped in to help an officer during an assault in Carmarthen last night (August 1).   Shortly after 8.20pm police received a report concerning the welfare of a woman who appeared to be a victi…

02 August 2019

Public thanked for help in finding missing man

Police have thanked members of the public who helped to rescue a vulnerable missing person from a river in Pembrokeshire. Officers involved say that without significant assistance, the search for the holiday-maker would have run into the night, putti…

30 July 2019

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a theft from a shop in Talgarth, Brecon.

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating the theft of £220 from a shop in Talgarth, Brecon. On July 11 at around 2.20 and 2.30pm, a man entered the Cooperative store on Square Street. He used a slight of hand technique to confuse the cashier and pocke…

30 July 2019

Robbery at the Royal Welsh Show: Second appeal for information

Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing to investigate a report of a robbery at the Royal Welsh Showground, which occurred between 11pm and midnight on Tuesday, July 23. An elderly man – aged in his 70s – reported being punched to the face and having items…

29 July 2019

Robbery at the Royal Welsh Show: Appeal for information

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for information following a robbery which took place at the Royal Welsh Agricultural Show on Tuesday, July 23. Between 11pm and midnight, an elderly man used the toilets of the campsite at Lower North 12, which is near…

28 July 2019

We Ride for Those Who Died: Dyfed-Powys Police Team Takes on Charity Cycle

A team of police officers from across Dyfed-Powys Police will be cycling more than 200 miles from Brecon to Staffordshire, on Friday, July 26, in memory of their colleagues who have died in the line of duty. Their journey will take them 100 miles on…

26 July 2019

£1million cannabis factory dismantled in Clyro, Powys

Dyfed-Powys Police has dismantled a large scale cannabis factory and seized cannabis with a street value of £1million. A Misuse of Drugs Act warrant was carried out at a detached residential property in Clyro, Powys, on Wednesday, July 24. A 45-year-…

25 July 2019

Police appeal following motorbike and car collision on B4385

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a two vehicle collision that involved a Suzuki motorbike and a white Ford Fiesta at 3.30pm on Sunday, July 21. The collision happened on the B4385 Newbridge on wye to Beulah. The road was closed for over two hours.…

25 July 2019

FATAL COLLISION UPDATE: Dale Road, Haverfordwest

We can confirm the name of the man who died following a collision in Haverfordwest on Saturday, and are appealing to speak to a woman who was at the scene at the time.Laurence Stephens (pictured), died following a two-vehicle collision on Dale Road…

17 July 2019

Campaign launched to ensure Tenby continues to be a safe and popular destination for all to enjoy over the summer.

Operation Lion is a partnership initiative involving Dyfed-Powys Police, British Transport Police, Transport for Wales, Great Western Railway, Pembrokeshire Local Authority and local Licensees, with the aim to ensure public safety and deter anti-soci…

16 July 2019