Celebrating 50 years of Dyfed-Powys Police

Dyfed-Powys Police is delighted to announce that on 1st April 2018 the force will be celebrating its 50th anniversary. On the 1st April 1968 Carmarthenshire and Cardiganshire Constabulary, the Mid Wales Constabulary and the Pembrokeshire Police came…

29 March 2018

Serving Armed Forces Personnel and Veterans in custody in Dyfed-Powys to receive support from Veterans’ Gateway

Dyfed-Powys Police, through the Armed Forces Community Covenants, has been working with a new Armed Forces Veterans Charity to support potentially vulnerable people and divert individuals from a life of crime.   The Veterans Gateway is an organisatio…

26 March 2018

Appeal for witnesses to minor assault, East Gate, Llanelli

Police in Llanelli are appealing for witnesses who may have information about a minor assault which happened near Nandos, Eastgate shopping centre, Llanelli, between 4.30pm and 4.50pm today (March 25). In particular, officers are keen to speak to a g…

25 March 2018

Update on discovery of body, Aberaeron:

The investigation surrounding the discovery of remains of a body, at a house in Aberaeron, is ongoing. On Monday, March 12, Dyfed-Powys Police received a report concerning the welfare of two women from the Aberaeron area. On police attendance at the…

23 March 2018

Work to improve recognised in second 'GOOD' rating for Dyfed-Powys Police

Dyfed-Powys Police has today received further assurance that the wholesale change across the organisation introduced over the last 12 months is making a difference, with the HMICFRS grading the force as ‘Good’ in terms of how effective it is. This is…

22 March 2018

Death of Kiara Moore, River Teifi, Cardigan, 19th March 2018

Shortly after 3:30pm on the 19th March 2018 we issued an appeal via social media asking our communities to call us immediately on 999 if they saw a silver MINI (index number released), reported as missing in Cardigan. Below are the investigation upda…

19 March 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police Supports Child Sexual Exploitation Day

Dyfed Powys Police is urging people to speak out if they spot signs of adults developing inappropriate relationships with children in their community. Sunday, March 18, is the national awareness day for Child Sexual Exploitation led by the charity Na…

17 March 2018

Update on Burry Port Robbery Investigation

Police in Burry Port have arrested and interviewed an 18-year-old man, from the Llanelli area, in connection to a reported robbery outside Co-Op, Station Road, Burry Port. A man was attacked and his bicycle stolen during the incident, which happened…

16 March 2018

Appeal for information about Milford Haven burglaries

We are investigating two burglaries at Coombs Drive, Milford Haven, which happened sometime during the early hours of this morning (15 March). Sergeant Andy Williams said: “People living in the area are likely to see more police officers while enquir…

15 March 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police foils multi million pound conspiracies by sophisticated organised crime groups supplying and distributing staggering amount of drugs that flooded the streets of Aberystwyth and Llanelli

Following a number of drug related deaths between 2014 and 2017 in Llanelli and Aberystwyth, the force’s Serious and Organised Crime Team set up Operation Ulysses to tackle the scourge of Class A drugs and to prevent further tragedies. Today marks th…

13 March 2018

Young peo​ple in Carmarthenshire asked to be Fearless against crime

The independent charity Crimestoppers is promoting its educational Fearless service at a youth conference in Llanelli next month to raise awareness and tackle underreporting of crime by young people.   An initiative that has been funded by the Dyfed…

12 March 2018

16 year old boy charged with St Clears murder

Dyfed-Powys Police has tonight (March 8 2018) charged a 16-year-old boy with the murder of Ffiona Scourfield. The 54-year-old lady was found dead at a property near St Clears on Tuesday, March 6. He has been remanded in custody to appear at Llanelli…

08 March 2018

16 year old arrested on suspicion of murder in St Clears

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating the murder of a female whose body was found at a property in the St Clears area. Police were called to the property at approximately 5.47pm on Tuesday 6th March 2018. A 16 year old male has been arrested on suspici…

07 March 2018

Police cadets swap the classroom for the Welsh border in aid of Mind

VOLUNTEER police cadets will be swapping the classroom for the Welsh border as they do their bit to support people with mental ill-health. The Dyfed-Powys Police Carmarthenshire and Newtown cadet teams will be taking on the Welsh1000walk in April, wh…

07 March 2018

Volunteer police cadets officially join the Dyfed-Powys Police family

A GROUP of Carmarthenshire teenagers have proven they have the dedication, hard work and enthusiasm needed to pass out as volunteer police cadets. Ten students from Ysgol Dyffryn Aman officially joined the police family on Wednesday, February 28, rec…

05 March 2018

Dyfed Powys Local Resilience Forum statement on adverse weather

“Our public sector staff here in Mid and West Wales work hard every day to provide vital services that our communities rely on, but what we have witnessed during these last few days has been extraordinary. “Despite the challenges thrown at us by the…

05 March 2018

Police and Crime Commissioner and Chief Constable host St David’s Day Conference

The second annual Dyfed-Powys St David’s Day Conference was held in Dyfed-Powys Police Headqaurters, Llangunnor on March 1st 2018.   The focus of this years’ event was mental health and was hosted by Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd L…

05 March 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police supports film competition promoting online respect among youngsters

Dyfed-Powys Police is supporting a film competition challenging young people to inspire their peers to ‘connect with respect’. The competition has been launched by Childnet, and gives youngsters aged between 7 and 18 the opportunity to harness their…

05 March 2018