Neyland woman imprisoned for driving while disqualified

A 35-year-old woman who was caught driving while disqualified twice in four days has been sentenced to six months in prison. Victoria Anne James, of College Park, Neyland, was stopped by Dyfed-Powys Police roads policing officers in Johnston on Frida…

19 February 2019

MISSING PERSON: Sean Miller from Newtown

Dyfed-Powys Police is looking for 22-year-old Sean Miller, who has been missing from the Newtown area since Thursday, February 7.   Extensive searches are taking place in the area to try to find him.   Residents are urged to check outbuildin…

19 February 2019

Results of the Christmas Anti Drink and Drug Drive Campaign revealed

A campaign by the four Welsh police forces to target those getting behind the wheel whilst under the influence of drink or drugs during December saw over 500 arrests being carried out. Led by North Wales Police, the month-long campaign, which ran fro…

19 February 2019

Force flies the flag for LGB&T History Month (1)

Dyfed-Powys Police is flying the rainbow flag above some of its buildings in February in support of Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGB&T) history month.   LGB&T History Month takes place every year in February and celebrates the lives and…

18 February 2019

Synod Inn Update: Second Man Charged

Darryl Mathew Dempsey, aged 24, from the Eastbourne area, has been charged with numerous offences following his arrest on suspicion of assaulting a police officer. On February 9 a police officer stopped a vehicle in the Synod Inn area. The officer wa…

18 February 2019

Synod Inn update: Arrest of wanted man

Dyfed-Powys Police can confirm a man who has been wanted since an assault on a police officer on Saturday, February 9 has now been arrested. The 24-year-old man was arrested by Sussex Police earlier this evening. He is currently in police custody awa…

15 February 2019

Synod Inn Incident Update 13.2.19

Police looking for a man who attacked a police officer on Saturday afternoon have evidence to suggest he has now left the Dyfed-Powys force area. The investigation team is now working with other forces as the operation to find him continues. The man…

13 February 2019

Llandovery ATM theft appeal for information about stolen Mitsubishsi

Police investigating the theft of an ATM from the Co-Op in Llandovery on Thursday, February 7 are appealing for information about a stolen Mitsubishi suspected to have been used during the incident.A black Mitsubishi L200 was reported stolen from the…

12 February 2019

Ten CCTV Cameras for Aberystwyth

Work has started on the installation of 10 new state-of-the-art CCTV cameras in Aberystwyth. Contractor, Baydale Control Systems Ltd, is started the work work in the seafront town on Monday, February 11. Over 120 cameras are being installed in 17 tow…

12 February 2019

SYNOD INN UPDATE: Search continues for outstanding man, while extension given to interview another

An investigation to trace an outstanding man last seen in the Synod Inn area on Saturday afternoon is continuing today, and police are urging members of the public to remain vigilant while not alarmed. A search for a man who assaulted a police office…

11 February 2019

SYNOD INN UPDATE: One arrest following assault on police officer

Police have arrested a man following an incident at Synod Inn yesterday, while investigations continue to locate a second man. There is currently a high police presence in Cardigan as officers act on information which suggests the outstanding man…

10 February 2019

Police urge to keep vehicles locked while search for two men takes place

Dyfed-Powys Police is urging people living in Ceredigion to keep their cars and farm vehicles locked while they locate two men who made off from officers earlier today. Police were called to the Synod Inn area at around 1.15pm, by a police officer re…

09 February 2019

Farmers urged to secure their property as police investigate ATM theft in Llandovery

At 2.13am on Friday, February 8, Dyfed-Powys Police received a report of a burglary at the Coop in Llandovery. The front left of the store has been seriously damaged where it would appear at stolen JCB has been used to remove the stand alone ATM. The…

08 February 2019

Body found in North Devon is confirmed as Gary Shepherd-Mason

Dyfed-Powys Police can confirm that the body of a man found on a beach in Instow, North Devon, is that of missing man Gary Shepherd-Mason from Carmarthen. The body was found on Thursday, January 17. Formal identification has now taken place and it ha…

07 February 2019

Security marking to crack down on rural crime

Police are cracking down on rural crime with a security marking day for farming and rural communities. Dyfed-Powys Police has joined forces with security-marking scheme CESAR, and are offering discounted marking of machinery ranging from tractors and…

04 February 2019

WITNESS APPEAL: Fatal Collision near Trecwn

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision near Trecwn, Pembrokeshire. The two-car collision involved a black Peugeot 206, which was travelling towards Haverfordwest, and a silver Vauxhall Astra, which was…

02 February 2019

Witness of Park Hall Robbery Urged to Come Forward

Police are appealing for a woman who might have witnessed a robbery in Carmarthen to come forward with information. Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a robbery which took place in Park Hall at around 10pm on Monday, January 28. The victim, a 37-yea…

31 January 2019

Llanidloes man given restraining order after offensive and homophobic remarks

A 56-year-old Llanidloes man has been given a restraining order for harassment following six months of work by police officers. Christopher Bosley, of Penygraig Street, appeared at Mold Magistrates’ Court on Monday, January 28, charged with the publ…

31 January 2019

POLICE PREPARING FOR EXPECTED SNOW

Dyfed-Powys Police is making preparations ahead of snow predicted to affect Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and Powys from Thursday afternoon (January 31) through to late Friday (February 1). The force is expecting demand for their assista…

30 January 2019

Statement following conclusion of inquest into the death of Mr Meirion James

Assistant Chief Constable of Dyfed-Powys Police, Vicki Evans, said: “On behalf of Dyfed-Powys Police, I want to express my sincere sympathy to Mr James’ family and friends who have had to go through an extended period of distress to reach this point.…

24 January 2019