RENEWED APPEAL FOR BAXTER – ‘stop protecting him’, say Dyfed-Powys Police

Just over two weeks ago Simon Clark, aged 54, was found dead at Grove Caravan Park in Pendine Carmarthenshire. Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing its manhunt for Steve Baxter, who is wanted on suspicion of Simon’s murder. Baxter also known as Steve Tid…

15 October 2018

“If in doubt, keep them out!”

“If in doubt, keep them out!” That’s the message from Dyfed-Powys Police as the force takes part in Operation Rogue Trader 2018, a national multi agency campaign designed to coordinate the country’s efforts in stamping out rogue trading and raising a…

12 October 2018

Stand Together and Say No to Hate Crime – Be Heard

Hate Crime Awareness Week 13th – 20th October Commitment to our communities with new Hate Crime Strategy   Dyfed-Powys Police will show its support and commitment to the National Hate Crime Awareness Week by raising awareness within its’ communities…

12 October 2018

Appeal to find driver with dash cam footage of Llanelli collision

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for a driver with dash cam footage of a collision on Trostre Road, Llanelli, on Tuesday, October 9 to come forward. A car collided with a pedestrian – a 12-year-old girl – at around 8.30am. Officers have been made awar…

12 October 2018

More charges as part of Powys' Op Regent

The dismantling of drugs gangs in Powys is continuing with a further six arrests and charges being made. This brings the total number of people charged with conspiracy to supply class A drugs as part of Operation Regent to 19. The most recent arrests…

11 October 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police is supporting World Mental Health Day which falls on Wednesday, October 10th 2018.

The theme for 2018 is Young people and Mental Health in a changing world and the aim is to bring attention to the issues our youth and young adults are facing in our world today. According to the Mental Health Foundation, surveys suggest that more ch…

10 October 2018

Quick-thinking PCSO saves a man's life ... using a belt and a spoon

A Dyfed-Powys Police PCSO has revealed how he helped save a man’s life using the unlikely tools of a belt and a spoon. PCSO Matthew Kieboom, stationed in Cardigan, has stressed the importance of officers and staff taking close note of a new  catastro…

09 October 2018

5,500-year-old Pentre Ifan burial chamber vandalised

Police, National Park Authority and Cadw officers are investigating damage to a 5,500-year-old monument in Pembrokeshire. Graffiti has been painted on the Pentre Ifan burial chamber near Nevern, and police are appealing for information to find those…

08 October 2018

Witness appeal: Serious collision on A470 at the Pont y Bat junction

We are appealing for witnesses to a serious collision between a motorbike and a car on the A470 earlier today. The collision occurred at the Pont y Bat junction with the A438 at around 11.40am, and involved a Honda motorbike and a black Skoda Fabia…

07 October 2018

Six month jail sentence for driver distracted by mobile phone

A 23-year-old woman has been jailed for six months for causing death by careless driving after being distracted by her mobile phone at the wheel. Gemma Elizabeth Evans, aged 23, of Brecon, pleaded guilty and was sentenced today at Merthyr Crown Court…

05 October 2018

FOUR CHARGED IN CONNECTION WITH SIMON CLARK MURDER AND SEARCH CONTINUES FOR STEVE BAXTER

Dyfed-Powys Police can confirm that four people have been charged in connection with the murder of Simon Clark at Grove Caravan Park, Pendine, on Thursday, September 27, 2018. Jeffrey Stephen Ward, aged 40, from Pendine, has been charged with murder.…

04 October 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police and the Police and Crime Commissioner are pleased to support the Race Council Cymru celebration of Black History month.

Black History Month is a month long, pan-Wales celebration of the contributions made by people of African descent in Wales.   The launch of the month long celebrations was held today, Monday 1st October, at the Student Union Main Hall, Aberystwyth…

04 October 2018

ANOTHER ARREST AND ON-GOING WANTED APPEAL IN PENDINE MURDER INVESTIGATION

A further arrest has been made in the Dyfed-Powys Police investigation into the death of Simon Clark, which was reported to police on Friday 28th September. A 52-year-old man was arrested yesterday (Wednesday, October 3) in the Newport area of Gwent…

04 October 2018

Latest update on police investigation into death of Simon Clark in Pendine (1)

Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing to investigate the death of Simon Clark at Grove Caravan Park in Pendine which was reported on Friday 28th September. The search continues for 52-year-old Steve Baxter (also known as Steve Rowley; Wayne Tidy; William…

03 October 2018

Man charged with murder and grievous bodily harm following Aberystwyth hotel fire

Dyfed-Powys Police has charged a man with murder and grievous bodily harm with intent following a fire at the Belgrave House Hotel in Aberystwyth. Damion Anthony Harris, aged 31, of Llanbadarn in Aberystwyth, has been charged with the murder of Juoza…

03 October 2018

WANTED: Man wanted in connection with Pendine murder investigation

Dyfed-Powys Police is asking the public for their help in tracing a man wanted on suspicion of murder. Last Friday the body of Simon Clark was found at Grove Caravan Park in Pendine and a murder inquiry was launched. Three people have been arrested i…

02 October 2018

Two charged with possessing class A drugs with intent to supply following Milford Haven warrant

Two people have been charged with possession with intent to supply class A drugs following a warrant at a home in Milford Haven. Dyfed-Powys Police executed a warrant in Elm Lane on Friday morning (September 28), where five people were arrested. Juni…

02 October 2018

Latest update on police investigation into death of Simon Clark in Pendine

Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing to investigate the death of Simon Clark at Grove Caravan Park in Pendine on Friday 28th September. Police can confirm that one more arrest has been made overnight in connection with the investigation. A  52-year-old f…

01 October 2018

Be a Nice Monster this Halloween - Operation BANG

Dyfed-Powys Police is urging parents to ensure their children are nice monsters when they go trick or treating this Halloween. The force has launched Op BANG – be a nice guy – which aims to tackle antisocial behaviour over Halloween and bonfire night…

01 October 2018

Death of Simon Clark, Pendine: Police make two further arrests

Two more arrested in connection with death of Simon Clark Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing to investigate the death of Simon Clark at Grove Caravan Park in Pendine on Friday 28th September. Police can confirm that two more arrests have been made toda…

30 September 2018