Potential fraud victims saved from losing more than half a million pounds

A FRAUD prevention scheme has stopped potential victims living in the Dyfed-Powys Police area from losing more than half a million pounds in just one year. The ground-breaking Banking Protocol enables bank staff to contact police if they suspect a cu…

30 November 2018

Police are investigating death of 41-year-old man in Pembroke Dock

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating the death of a 41-year-old man, who was found deceased by ambulance workers at approximately 11.30am this morning at a property on Bush Street, Pembroke Dock. Three men have been arrested in connection with the inv…

29 November 2018

Further appeal for dash cam footage in search for Gary Sheperd-Mason

Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing their search for Gary Sheperd-Mason, who was last seen leaving his home on Russell Terrace, Carmarthen, on Thursday, November 15. He has not been in touch with friends or family since. Gary was seen at the junction of…

28 November 2018

Police appeal following robbery on The Mount, Milford Haven

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a report of robbery which occurred on The Mount in Milford Haven.   At approximately 10.45am on November 26th,  a Post Office cash driver was approached by a man who made threats and the suspect then made off with…

27 November 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police Embarks on 16 Days of Action for White Ribbon Campaign

Police officers and staff are showing support for the international White Ribbon Day on Sunday November 25 with 16 days of action in Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Powys. The White Ribbon campaign is the global initiative to end male…

25 November 2018

Police CCTV Cameras are up and Running in Llanelli

Llanelli is the latest town to benefit from the installation of hi-tech CCTV cameras in the Police and Crime Commissioner’s re-investment programme in a modern CCTV infrastructure. 19 cameras are now live and recording across the town. Llanelli is th…

21 November 2018

Working together with communities, Counter Terrorism Policing wants Christmas security all wrapped up

With the festive rush about to get underway, Counter Terrorism Policing has this week launched its biggest-ever winter advertising campaign as part of ACT: Action Counters Terrorism. While there is no known increased threat to busy town and city cent…

20 November 2018

Police appeal following theft from a cash machine in Presteigne

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a theft from a cash machine in Presteigne which occurred at around 12.35am, on Tuesday, November 13.   Thieves gained access to the cash machine stealing the contents and made off from the area at speed in what is…

13 November 2018

Woman dies following incident in Lampeter 6.11.18

Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing to investigate an incident which occurred in the Bridge Street area of Lampeter at around 6pm on Thursday, November 8.   Sadly, the woman taken to hospital following the incident has died. Specialist officers are supp…

13 November 2018

Take a minute to think before clicking a link – cyber advice ahead of Black Friday

Take a minute to think before clicking a link – that’s the advice from financial and cyber crime experts ahead of the busiest online shopping event of the year. Officers from Dyfed-Powys Police’s Digital and Cyber Communications Unit and Financial Cr…

13 November 2018

Police show ‘we care’ during National Safeguarding Week

Adults who are at risk of abuse and neglect are the focus of the 2018 National Safeguarding Week in Mid and West Wales taking place between the 12th and 16th of November 2018. A wide-ranging programme is taking place across Pembrokeshire, Ceredigion,…

12 November 2018

Police Town Centre Base Means More Visibility for Carmarthen

A new base for Carmarthen’s Neighbourhood Policing Team, in the town centre, means residents and businesses will see Police Officers and Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) more often. Their office, at the old court building, Hall Street, was o…

12 November 2018

Apel z prosba o informacje

Policja Dyfed-Powys prowadzi sledztwo w sprawie napasci w Lampeter, w wyniku ktorej kobieta w powaznym stanie znajduje sie w szpitalu. Pogotowie ratunkowe udalo sie na zgloszenie na Bridge Street w Lampeter w czwartek 8 listopada o godzinie 18:00. W…

11 November 2018

APPEAL: serious assault in Lampeter

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating an assault in Lampeter, which has left a woman in a serious condition in hospital. Ambulance responded to a call in the Bridge Street area of Lampeter, at around 6.00pm on Thursday, November 8. As a result, four Po…

11 November 2018

Emergency services dealing with flooding at Lower Priory, Milford Haven

Emergency services are currently dealing with flooding at the Lower Priory area of Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire. Dyfed-Powys Police, Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service, Pembrokeshire County Council and Natural Resources Wales are working toge…

08 November 2018

Retraining of Racehorses, RoR, a success story for a Dyfed-Powys Police Special

The Aintree Equastrian Centre, Liverpool, was the venue for the RoR Showcase Day on Saturday, November 3rd. The day featured live demonstrations, clinics and talks from top class trainers and experts, coaching riders on their former racehorses. Speci…

07 November 2018

Farmers warned to watch out for fraudsters

This December, Tarian the Regional Organised Crime Unit for southern Wales is expecting an influx of calls and emails to the farming community, attempting to trick them out of their money. Following similar annual patterns when farmers receive their…

06 November 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police “nearing tipping point” following UK Government’s last minute £4 million Pensions bill

Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn warns that Dyfed-Powys Police is nearing tipping point and faces difficult decisions after being hit with a pensions bill of more than £4 million by HM Treasury. Central Government has asked police forces…

06 November 2018

Christopher Kerrell Sentenced to Life in Prison for Murder

Christopher Llewellyn Kerrell has today been sentenced to life in prison, serving a minimum of 25 years, for the murder of Hollie Kerrell in April (2018). We have released a statement on behalf of Hollie’s mother, Claire Heeley. She said: “My daughte…

02 November 2018

Don’t panic. Don’t communicate. Don’t pay.

That’s the advice given to victims of online blackmail after Bitcoin payments spark sextortion fears. Victims are faced with demands to pay, or the threat that intimate photos and videos will be shared. Dyfed-Powys Police has offered the guidance aft…

01 November 2018

Appeal: Serious Assault in Pembroke

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for witnesses who may have information about a serious assault in Pembroke. Sometime between 1am and 1.20am on Wednesday, October 31, a 51-year-old man was assaulted, resulting in serious head injuries. He is currently…

01 November 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police and Pembrokeshire College join forces to help businesses with free event to safeguard them from complex threats

Dyfed-Powys Police and Pembrokeshire College join forces to help businesses with free event to safeguard them from complex threats In this digital age, businesses are faced with more complex threats than ever before. There may be threats that owners…

01 November 2018