Appeal for Witnesses Following Fatal Collision Near Llandeilo

“Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a fatal road traffic collision which occurred on the B4302 near New Inn, Llandeilo, at around 6pm yesterday (29 Jan 2018). It appears a woman has been hit by a car while walking along the road between Llandeilo an…

30 January 2018

Robert David Hughes sentenced to 7 years imprisonment for child sexual abuse offences

On January 25 2018, 62 year old Robert David Hughes was found guilty following a trial at Swansea Crown Court of 11 separate charges relating to child sexual abuse against five female victims.     These offences were committed whilst Mr Hughes was em…

26 January 2018

Direct Entry Opportunities at Dyfed-Powys Police

Dyfed-Powys Police is, for the first time, recruiting Direct Entry officers to bring new talent, perspective and experience into the force. The force is working in partnership with the College of Policing (COP) to offer civilians the opportunity to e…

22 January 2018

Fifth man arrested in connection with Aberystwyth Assault

A fifth man has been arrested in connection with the investigation into the grievous bodily harm of a man in Aberystwyth in the early hours of Sunday, January 14. The 24-year old man, arrested on suspicion of assault, currently remains in police cust…

19 January 2018

98 Arrested for Drink/Drug Driving in December

98 people were arrested by Dyfed-Powys Police for drink and drug driving in December, as a result of the All Wales Christmas Anti Drink and Drug Drive Campaign.  The month-long operation against driving under the influence ran from Friday, 1st Decemb…

19 January 2018

Police issue advice in lead up to another busy weekend at the Brecon Beacons

Dyfed-Powys Police is advising anyone considering visiting the Brecon Beacons to park safely and legally this weekend as another influx of visitors is anticipated. A Fan Dance event is taking place on Saturday and Sunday and the area is expected to b…

19 January 2018

Emergency call handler gets a true taste of life on the frontline as a Special Constable

AN emergency call handler got a true taste of life on the frontline as he attended a sudden death 30 minutes into his first shift as a Special Constable. Richard Demynn works in Dyfed-Powys Police’s control centre taking 101 and 999 calls from people…

18 January 2018

Former Dyfed-Powys Police Officer and employee, Ian Miles, invested as Member of the Royal Victorian Order

On Friday 12th January 2018 Mr Ian Miles was invested as a Member of the Royal Victorian Order for his work in support of the Royal Family.  Mr Miles was jointly invested with the honour at his home address by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Dyfed,…

16 January 2018

Police Advise ‘Hang Up on Suspicious Callers’

A national telephone scam, aiming to steal money, has reached Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and Powys residents. Paul Callard, of Dyfed-Powys Police’s Financial Crime Team, said: “Action Fraud has today (Tuesday 16 Jan) made us aware thr…

16 January 2018

Brecon Beacons visitors urged to plan ahead this weekend (1)

Police are expecting an influx of visitors to the Brecon Beacons this weekend, and are offering advice to anyone considering travelling to the area.   Roads policing officers will be patrolling the Storey Arms area, which is expected to be particular…

05 January 2018

New Head of Uniformed Policing for Dyfed-Powys Police

Dyfed-Powys Police has welcomed the appointment of a new Head of Uniformed Policing – Chief Superintendent Vicki Evans. She joins Dyfed-Powys Police on promotion after transferring from Bedfordshire Police, but this is also a homecoming for her as sh…

05 January 2018