An Icelandic Police contingent travelled over 1,000 miles to Wales to learn about our new CCTV system and ANPR cameras across Dyfed-Powys.

The newly reinstated CCTV system across our force area is clearly the envy of the policing world internationally – as Icelandic Police decided to travel to Dyfed-Powys as part of their project to adapt, renovate and modernise their own CCTV.Police an…

27 November 2019

Hollie Kerrell Documentary aired on White Ribbon Day to help other women

A documentary outlining the Dyfed-Powys Police investigation into a domestic murder is to be broadcast on White Ribbon Day (Monday, November 25), the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. ‘Murdered by My Husband’ will be sh…

25 November 2019

Police investigate unexplained death of Lorraine Price from Brecon

We are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Lorraine Price, aged 46, from Brecon. Officers were called to an address in Talbot Terrace last night (Sunday, November 17), where the 46-year-old was found deceased. The death is b…

18 November 2019

Tribute paid to Ellie Bryan following fatal collision at Commins Coch

Police can confirm the woman who tragically died following a collision at Commins Coch was Ellie Bryan, from Aberystwyth. The 18-year-old was a passenger in a Vauxhall Astra which was involved in a collision at around  10pm on Saturday, November 16. …

18 November 2019

Woman arrested in connection with fatal collision at Commins Coch

Police have arrested a driver in connection with a fatal collision which took place at Commins Coch on Saturday, November 16. An 18-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, and has been released on bail pending…

18 November 2019

Two initiatives from Welsh Police Forces nominated for World Class Policing Award

The first World Class Policing Awards ceremony was held in Central London on the 14th November 2019. The awards aim to celebrate and acknowledge the best in all aspects of 21st Century policing and will be held annually. The two initiatives nominated…

18 November 2019

Police appeal after fatal collision outside Aberystwyth

Dyfed-Powys Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision which occurred at around 10pm last night (Saturday, November 16) on the A487 at Commins Coch, Aberystwyth.The collision involved two vehicles – a black Vauxhall Astra, which w…

17 November 2019

Police issue stern warning following spate of quad bike thefts

“WE will pursue all possible tactics to stamp out quad bike thefts.” That’s the message from Dyfed-Powys Police as a man is sentenced for stealing a quad bike, which collided with a police car during a pursuit. The force is targeting the theft of the…

15 November 2019

Security guidance issued to help candidates stay safe on the campaign trail

All election candidates are today (15 November 2019) being issued with guidance to help them respond if they experience intimidatory behaviour or abuse during the election campaign.  Guidance for Candidates in Elections – when it goes too far provide…

15 November 2019

Police carry out safeguarding visits on vulnerable people

Police officers have been carrying out safeguarding checks on adults and children identified as vulnerable during National Safeguarding Week (November 11-15). The support visits are happening alongside the awareness raising work being carried out by…

14 November 2019

Schools, parents and police in Powys pull together

Police in Powys have thanked the schools and parents in Montgomeryshire who worked together following concerns about school children’s plans to fight. The issue was raised with police in early October, following information that the children, aged…

04 November 2019

UPDATE: Man arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of Shane O'Rourke, Ammanford

Dyfed-Powys Police can confirm a man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the sudden death of a 30-year-old in Ammanford on Saturday, November 2. Officers were called to an address in Wind Street at around 12.30pm, where a man was found…

04 November 2019

Diversionary Scheme launched in Dyfed-Powys Police force area

A new initiative was launched on the 1st November which will aim to divert low level offenders away from the criminal justice system and reduce reoffending in the Dyfed-Powys Police force area. The Diversion Scheme will enable eligible offenders to…

04 November 2019