Police confirm name of man who died in Coleshill Terrace, Llanelli, as murder investigation continues

Dyfed-Powys Police can confirm the man who died following an incident in Llanelli yesterday morning was Andre Irwin, of Llanelli. Mr Irwin was found injured in Coleshill Terrace during the early hours of Saturday, June 29, and died a short time after…

30 June 2019

Investigation into man's death, llanelli: did you see or hear anything along coleshill terrace this morning

Dyfed-Powys Police is at the scene of an incident at Coleshill Terrace, Llanelli. The road has been closed while investigations take place. Sadly, one man, aged 47 has died and another man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter. He is current…

29 June 2019

Dyfed-Powys Police opens Special Constabulary recruitment

Have you always dreamed of joining the police, but life took you on a different path? Or are you considering a career on the beat, but want to get some experience under your belt? Yes? Then now’s your chance. Dyfed-Powys Police is opening recruitment…

28 June 2019

APPEAL | Help police find mother of girl reported lost in Carmarthen

Dyfed-Powys Police received a report of a young girl, approximately aged between four and six years old, alone outside New Look, St Catherine’s Walk, Carmarthen, at around 1.30pm this afternoon (Thursday, June 27). She was last seen heading in the di…

27 June 2019

Brecon Officers Tackle Quad Bike Thefts

Brecon Police officers are running an ongoing operation to tackle quad thefts. There has recently been a rise in thefts of quad bikes in south Powys. Seven have been stolen since the end of April. Officers from the local beat, roads policing and the…

25 June 2019

A big thank you from Dyfed-Powys Police to everyone who took the time to complete our ANPR survey

In May Dyfed-Powys Police launched a survey to canvas public opinion on the Police use of ANPR, and it ran until June 9. Its aim was to give our local communities, as well as those who travel through the region, a chance to voice their views and unde…

25 June 2019

CCTV installation in two Powys towns marks completion of Phase 1 of CCTV Project

Hi-tech CCTV cameras have been installed in Llandrindod Wells and Welshpool. They are now live and recording in the Powys towns. The cameras have been installed by contractors Baydale Control Systems Ltd at Middleton Street, Waterloo Road and Station…

25 June 2019

APPEAL | Man sustained a fractured skull and eye socket in Tenby attack

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating an assault that took place around midnight on Saturday, June 1, in Tenby. A man was involved in an altercation with another man at The Esplanade. The victim suffered significant injuries including a fractured skull…

24 June 2019

Appeal following high value burglary at The Kilns, Llangwm

Police are appealing for witnesses to a high value burglary at a home in The Kilns, Llangwm, and have released an electronic image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the incident. The front door of a house was forced open and ent…

19 June 2019

Jail for man who stole 95-year-old woman's handbag while she shopped

A thief who loitered around an elderly woman as she did her shopping was arrested, charged and jailed for stealing her handbag within a day of committing the offence. Neil Staton, of Port Tennant in Swansea, was jailed for 24 weeks just a day after s…

19 June 2019

Trimsaran Man Charged With Offences Relating to Explosives and Poisons.

A 57-year-old man who was arrested at an address in Trimsaran, Carmarthenshire on Tuesday 11 June has been charged with offences relating to explosives and poisons.   Russell Wadge of Baglan Farm, Trimsaran will appear before Haverfordwest Magistrate…

18 June 2019

Police continue to appeal for information about missing Newport man Reginald Davies

Police are continuing to appeal for information that could help lead to the whereabouts of 70-year-old Reginald Davies. Mr Davies has been missing from his home in Newport, Pembrokeshire, since the morning of Friday, June 14, and his family is gettin…

18 June 2019

Appeal for witnesses to Llanelli assault which left a man seriously injured

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault, which took place in Llanelli town centre. A 36-year-old man made a report to police after sustaining serious injuries during the early hours of April 28. The victim cannot recall the incident, and rep…

18 June 2019

Five year prison sentence for Barnard who shot at police officers in Llawddyn, Powys

Richard Lawrence Alan Barnard, aged 44, of Alltforgan, Oswestry, has today been sentenced at Caernarfon Crown Court following a firearms incident to five years imprisonment. We launched an investigation following an incident on Monday, January 21, at…

13 June 2019

Dyfed-Powys Police appeal and crime prevention advice following thefts from vans

Dyfed-Powys Police has issued a warning to people in trades to increase their security, following thefts from two vans in the Penparcau area of Aberystwyth, one in the Pencader area, one in the Llandysul area and one in the Llansawel area. The offenc…

12 June 2019

Dyfed-Powys Police host the 2019 Police Life Saving Championships

Over the weekend of June 7th - 9th Dyfed-Powys Police welcomed forces from across the UK to Tenby where the 2019 Police Life Saving championships were being held. The competition on Saturday, held at Tenby leisure centre, consisted of a land based in…

12 June 2019

Witness appeal | Pedestrian injured in Trostre Road RTC

Dyfed Powys Police is appealing for witnesses to a collision that happened on Saturday, June 8, at around 3.07pm at a pedestrian crossing on Trostre Road, Llanelli. The incident involved a Silver Peugeot 207 and a female pedestrian. The pedestrian su…

10 June 2019

Witness appeal for lorry and Vauxhall Astra RTC near Pencader

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for witnesses of a two vehicle collision that happened on the A485 at Windy Corner, near Pencader, around 12.15pm today (Sunday, June 9).   A lorry and a silver Vauxhall Astra were involved in the collision.   …

09 June 2019

Police ask for public's help as they shut down illegal rave in Tregaron

Earlier today Dyfed-Powys Police disrupted a small-scale illegal rave in the Tregaron area of Ceredigion. Police attended along with partners including National Resources Wales and closed the event down. We believe more people were expected to attend…

08 June 2019

Driver under the influence of drugs and alcohol jailed for death by dangerous driving

A driver under the influence of drugs and alcohol has been jailed today for causing death by dangerous driving. Gareth James-Anderson, of Johnstown, Carmarthen, was sentenced to five years and three months at Swansea Crown Court today. The 25-year-ol…

07 June 2019

Dyfed-Powys Police launches Volunteer of the Month campaign

To celebrate the work of Dyfed-Powys Police volunteers, the force has launched a volunteer of the month campaign. Each month, a volunteer from a different area will share their story – starting with Sioned Davies-Darby, who began volunteering after t…

05 June 2019

LIFE SAVING MEDICAL KIT FOR POLICE ON THE ROADS

Police officers have been given equipment that improves the chance of survival for those injured in a serious crash, as part of Dyfed-Powys Police’s effort to reduce the number of people who die on the roads. The medical kits are being given to roads…

04 June 2019

APPEAL: STOLEN BMW IN TENBY

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for information about the theft of a black BMW X3 from Tenby. The car, registration AR11 DEL, was stolen from South Cliff Street sometime between 8.30pm on Friday, May 31, and 10.45am on Saturday, June 1. Initial enqui…

04 June 2019

APPEAL: MAN ARRESTED FOR GBH FOLLOWING JOHNSTON PUB ASSAULT

Police in Haverfordwest are investigating an assault at the Railway Inn, Johnston, which happened at around 11pm on Saturday, June 1. A man was glassed in the face by another man while in the beer garden. He received a significant eye injury which re…

04 June 2019