Dyfed Powys officer up for national Police Bravery Award after saving boy from drowning

A Dyfed Powys police officer has been nominated for a national Police Bravery Award after he rescued a 10 year old boy from a strong current in the River Wye. The heroic actions of PC Marc Woods will be recognised at the 22nd Police Bravery Awards ne…

30 June 2017

Appeal for witnesses to fatal Cardigan road traffic collision

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a fatal road traffic collision on the A487 at Penparc, Cardigan, at around 12pm yesterday [Sunday, 18 June 2017]. Police can confirm that the man who tragically died in the collision is 37-year-old Karl Kraus from…

19 June 2017

Welshpool Police Secure Their First Body Worn Video Conviction

Dyfed-Powys Police officers have this week secured Welshpool’s first guilty plea, directly linked to new Body Worn Video (BWV) camera evidence. 24-year-old John Christopher Gallagher received a 12-month conditional discharge and a £120 fine after ple…

16 June 2017

Brecon Beacons visitors urged to plan ahead this weekend

POLICE are expecting an influx of visitors to the Brecon Beacons this weekend, and are offering advice to anyone considering travelling to the area. Roads policing officers will be patrolling the Storey Arms area, which is expected to be particularly…

16 June 2017

Improvement works completed at Burry Port Police Station as part of a Police Estate Modernisation Programme across Dyfed-Powys

Burry Port Police officers and staff have returned to the station following improvement works. The station has been closed since October last year and officers and staff have been working from the Kidwelly police station. Inspector Matthew Webb said …

14 June 2017

Appeal for witnesses to Withybush car theft

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for witnesses after a car was stolen from Texaco fuel station, Withybush Retail Park, Haverfordwest. The car, a Honda Civic, was stolen shortly after 5pm on Saturday, 10 June 2017. Officers are particularly interested…

14 June 2017

Dyfed Powys Police is advising the public to take care with their personal information.

Your identity is valuable, and allows you to function in everyday life.  If someone steals your identity, they could use your details to illegally apply for products and facilities, and they could even attempt to take over your accounts. Some tips to…

13 June 2017

Police advice following incident at Quarry in Johnston, June 11th 2017

“Police attended a quarry in Johnston on Sunday evening (June 11th 2017) following a report that a youth had fallen from a footpath in the quarry.  The youth was taken to hospital for treatment. Chief Inspector Mark McSweeney said “I would like to ta…

13 June 2017

National Police advice to stay safe at festivals this summer

More festival workers and staff at major summer events are to be trained on what to do in the event of a terrorist incident following the atrocities in Manchester and London. Counter terrorism officers will be working in partnership with organisers a…

12 June 2017

The base for the Carmarthen Policing Team is on the move as part of a Police Estate Modernisation Programme across Dyfed-Powys

The Carmarthen Policing base will move to Llangunnor Road, Carmarthen, next door to the Force Headquarters in the next few weeks. Officers and staff will move to the new base following improvement works being completed. Opening hours for the public a…

12 June 2017

Police appeal following male seen in water off St Davids Head on 6th May

Following on from the incident on the 6th May 2017 where an unidentified male was seen in the water off St Davids Head, in Pembrokeshire, Dyfed-Powys Police nowbelieve that this male isBernard Hoepffner, a resident of Dieulefit in Southern France.   …

09 June 2017

Llanelli Police Station development as part of the Police Estate Modernisation Programme across Dyfed-Powys

A new base for police officers has opened in Llanelli.  The base is in one of the buildings already on the site of the current Llanelli Police Station which has recently been refurbished and had additional temporary accommodationto allow staff to wor…

08 June 2017

Dyfed-Powys Police is Celebrating the Specials’ Effect

Dyfed-Powys Police is celebrating the effect its Special Constabulary has on policing during National Specials Weekend. From Friday, June 2 to Sunday, June 4 Specials will be out and about throughout Dyfed-Powys showing how they support policing and…

02 June 2017

Rugby and Rally Stars Join Police to Launch Mid-Wales Rally

Dyfed-Powys Police Roads Policing officers and staff from GoSafe were last week [Wednesday, 24 May 2017] joined by international rugby player, Scott Williams, and professional rally co-driver, Nicky Grist, to launch the Nicky Grist Stages rally.   Go…

01 June 2017