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Becoming a Police Officer is a challenging and rewarding career, but it is not just any job. The officers appointed will work directly with and make a very positive contribution to communities across Dyfed-Powys. Policing with the Community is at the…

21 December 2017

Dyfed-Powys Police and The Welsh Ambulance Service trial a Joint Response Unit

Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing with its’ Christmas safety campaign theme of ‘presence not presents’ with the launch of a trial scheme between the police and the Welsh Ambulance Service. Under the scheme, a Paramedic and a Special Constable in a sta…

21 December 2017

Nowhere for careless and dangerous drivers to hide as Operation Snap launches Wales-wide

Motorists can now contribute to help Wales’ police forces keep roads safe by putting digital footage from dash cams and other devices to good use. From today, as part of Operation Snap, members of the public throughout Wales can submit footage and i…

21 December 2017

Getting ready for #ourbignightout17

AS revellers prepare for one of the busiest evenings of the year, Dyfed-Powys Police will be getting set for their own big night out. Frontline officers, staff, Special Constables and Roads Policing Teams will be out and about across the force, as th…

21 December 2017

Chief Constable takes stock of 'winning' first year.

He took on a big task.  A service deemed by the inspectorate as being in need of improvement across all areas of business, sliding victim satisfaction results, a workforce feeling the pressure of cost cutting programmes, shrinking numbers and fast ch…

19 December 2017

PCSOs a reassuring presence this Christmas

This week is the first ‘Those in Blue’ campaign, a celebration of Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) and the value they add to policing, across Wales.   PCSOs are not only the eyes and ears in the community, but help tackle problems which cau…

15 December 2017

CHRISTMAS JUMPER THEFTS ON CHRISTMAS JUMPER DAY

Today is Christmas Jumper Day and as part of increased foot patrols in town centres for #OpSANTA17, Dyfed-Powys Police has dealt with a man caught stealing two Christmas jumpers. Officers in Ammanford, Carmarthenshire, were out on foot in a bid to pr…

15 December 2017

MDMA warning issued following hospital admissions

Dyfed Drug and Alcohol Service (DDAS), in partnership with Hywel Dda University Health Board and Dyfed-Powys Police, have issued a warning about the dangers of ecstasy, following a number of recent hospitalisations. They are urging anyone considering…

14 December 2017

FINANCE INDUSTRY, POLICE AND TRADING STANDARDS UNITE IN DYFED-POWYS TO TACKLE FRAUD

Ground-breaking rapid response scheme – the Banking Protocol – means local branch staff can alert police and Trading Standards to suspected frauds taking place Since scheme rolled out in September in Dyfed-Powys, more than £127,000 of fraud stopped…

14 December 2017

Welsh Police Forces Celebrate Those in Blue

This week, Welsh forces will be celebrating the work of its Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) in a week-long campaign called ‘Those in Blue’.  The All Wales campaign will highlight to the public the great work of  PCSOs. The role has been an…

12 December 2017

Farming Community warned of targeted fraud attacks

Dyfed-Powys Police is warning the farming community to be extremely wary of any suspicious calls, texts or emails as a scam specifically targeting the agricultural sector has been identified. During December farmers start to receive payments through…

12 December 2017

Dyfed-Powys Police and Police and Crime Commissioner response to HMICFRS PEEL; Legitimacy 2017

Deputy Chief Constable Darren Davies We very much welcome the latest legitimacy report from HMICFRS which gives yet further substantial evidence of the progress the force is making, having last month seen some tangible signs of improvement when they…

12 December 2017

Operation Safe and Nice to All (SANTA) Launched

It’s December the first, which marks the start of the countdown to Christmas and also the launch of Dyfed-Powys Police’s Christmas campaign Operation Safe and Nice to All (SANTA).   ‘Presence not presents’ is the message the force is sending to peopl…

01 December 2017