UPDATE: Gorslas Robbery

Dyfed-Powys Police can confirm two men, aged 26 and 27, from the Cardiff area, have been arrested in connection with the robbery at The Phoenix Inn, Gorslas . They remain in police custody at this time. Investigating Officer, Detective Inspector Neil…

30 May 2018

Police Response to Brechfa Rave Community Concerns

Senior leaders from Dyfed-Powys Police, and the Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner, have outlined their commitment to rural communities, following an illegal gathering at Brechfa forestry over the bank holiday weekend. Chief Superintendent of…

30 May 2018

STATEMENT: Robbery at The Phoenix Inn, Gorslas

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a robbery at The Phoenix Inn, Gorslas (near Cross Hands), which was reported shortly before 9.30am today (Tuesday, May 29). Nobody was injured during the incident. Officers were at the scene within six minutes of r…

29 May 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police commit to gender equality in support of the global HeForShe campaign

On Monday 21 May, Dyfed-Powys Police Assistant Chief Constable Richard Lewis, along with senior police officers from police forces across the UK gathered at New Scotland Yard to commit to work towards gender equality. The event was held to build on t…

24 May 2018

Appeal: Jewellery worth £15,000 stolen from Newtown home

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating the theft of jewellery worth around £15,000 from a property in Newtown. Five one-of-a-kind gold bangles, worth between £2,500 and £4,000 each, and one pair of diamond stud earrings, worth £2,000, were all taken som…

24 May 2018

POLICE PUB SCHEME RE-LAUNCHED

Dyfed-Powys Police is working with licensees across Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and Powys to relaunch Behave or Be Banned (BOBB) – a scheme which sees people banned from pubs, clubs and bars for bad behaviour. The scheme re-launches i…

24 May 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police is supporting Dementia Awareness Week

Dyfed-Powys Police will be promoting Dementia Awareness throughout the force area and encouraging all staff to become Dementia Friends during Dementia Awareness week which runs from 21st – 27th May 2018. Our ageing communities are very much a focus o…

21 May 2018

Appeal: Serious RTC between car and motorcycle near Defynnog

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a serious road traffic collision near Defynnog, Powys, which happened at around 7pm on Friday, 18 May. An orange KTM motorcycle and an Audi A3 collided on the junction of the A4215 with an unclassified road to Mynn…

21 May 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police rolling out spit guards to all front line officers

From today (Friday, May 18 2018) front line police officers across Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and Powys will be equipped with spit and bite guards. Spit and bite guards, made from a loose-fitting, lightweight mesh fabric, are placed o…

18 May 2018

Raising the Flag on IDAHOT Day 2018

Raising the Flag on IDAHOT Day 2018   Thursday 17th May 2018 is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, which is known and recognised as IDAHOT.   The day is an annual landmark drawing the attention of decision makers, the med…

17 May 2018

Arrest made in Llanelli robbery investigation

Police investigating the robbery of a 76-year-old woman in Llanelli have arrested an 18-year-old man. Dyfed-Powys Police received a report that the victim’s purse had been stolen at around 9.15am on Sunday (May 13) in the Stafford Street area. Extens…

15 May 2018

Dyfed-Powys Police is supporting Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 which runs from the 14th to the 20th May.

Dyfed-Powys Police is supporting Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 which runs from the 14th to the 20th May. Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, the theme for this year is ‘Stress’. Their research has shown that two thirds of us experience a ment…

14 May 2018

A police and health project, helping people in mental distress, is being extended.

Dyfed Powys Police and Hywel Dda University Health Board joined forces in 2014 in a pilot scheme aimed at helping people in mental distress. The mental health triage service, which sees Dyfed-Powys Police officers and Hywel Dda University Health Boar…

14 May 2018

Dyfed Powys Police is supporting the Deaf Awareness week

This information is also available in BSL by following this link: https://dyfed-powys.police.uk/en/british-sign-language/’  Dyfed Powys Police is supporting the Deaf Awareness week which will run from the 14th-20st May 2018. The week is promoted by t…

14 May 2018

Man injured in car fire, Bynea, Llanelli

Police were called just after 2.45pm today (Saturday May 12th) to an incident in the public car park, Ysbitty Road, Bynea,  Llanelli. On police attendance a black Mazda 3 was on fire in the car park. A male had been pulled from the vehicle by a passi…

12 May 2018

Goleudy Guides the Way for Victims and Witnesses

A service dedicated to guiding and supporting victims and witnesses of crime and anti-social behaviour is now offering extra support in the four counties it serves. New divisional support workers for Goleudy are based at police stations in Pembrokesh…

11 May 2018

Police appeal following burglary in Pembroke Dock

“Police are appealing for information after a number of items were stolen from a location in Pennar, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire in February of this year.   Included in the items stolen are   1)            Power Generator – Honda (Red Coloured Tank…

11 May 2018

WANTED: Shaun Leo Marshall Hearne

We’re trying to locate Shaun Leo Marshall Hearne, aged 23. He’s wanted as a suspect for a number of driving offences and for recall to prison. He was last seen in the Pinged area of Carmarthenshire and has links to Llanelli. Anyone with information o…

08 May 2018

WITNESS APPEAL: SERIOUS COLLISION BETWEEN LAMPETER AND TREGARON

“Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for information about a serious road traffic collision on the A485 at Olmarch, which has left a child with life threatening injuries. A blue Subaru Legacy Outback and a black Mitsubishi Shogun 4x4, towing a livestock…

04 May 2018

Brecon Beacons Challenge Raises £235k for Local Charities

Charities supporting the most vulnerable people in and around Brecon were boosted by over £22,000 after last summer’s tough mountain navigation fundraiser – the WAAT4 Challenge. To celebrate its tenth year, the organisers want to beat last year’s tot…

02 May 2018

APPEAL FOR INFORMATION ABOUT SERIOUS RTC BETWEEN TRACTOR AND CYCLIST, PEMBROKESHIRE

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for information about a serious road traffic collision between Hundleton and Angle, yesterday (April 30). A tractor and a cyclist collided on the B43200 at around 6.30pm. The cyclist, a 44-year-old woman, was airlifted…

01 May 2018