Appeal after fatal collision on the A483 between Crossgates and Llanbister

We are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the A483 between Crossgates and Llanbister on Sunday, August 25.The collision involved two vehicles – a green Kawasaki motorcycle travelling southbound towards Crossgates and a silver Ford…

27 August 2019

Search for Key Welshpool Collision Witness

New information has come to light about a fatal collision near Welshpool, last week, and officers are keen to speak to a key witness. Three vehicles – a blue Ford Fusion, a black Vauxhall Astra and a Morrisons lorry, collided on the A483 in Ardleen,…

23 August 2019

Appeal for Information After Body Found During Search for Missing Llanidloes Man

The body of a man has been discovered in the river near Llanidloes during the search for missing man Malcolm Brookes, who was reported missing to police on Wednesday, August 21. Formal identification has not yet taken place, however next of kin is aw…

23 August 2019

GCSE NIGHT BRINGS EXTRA POLICE PATROLS TO HAVERFORWEST

There’ll be an increased police presence in Haverfordwest tonight, in response to an anticipated influx of young people who will be celebrating their GCSE results.   Parents are being asked to go over their child’s plan for the evening, before they h…

22 August 2019

Chief Constable speaks out on police officer assaults following court sentence

Dyfed-Powys Police’s Chief Constable has voiced his disgust and dismay on the rising issue of assaults on police officers. Chief Constable Mark Collins’ comments come following the sentencing of the one of the men responsible for tasering and assault…

21 August 2019

Tribute to Mr Simon Prince QPM

Chief Constable Mark Collins said: “It is with great sadness that we receive the news of Mr Simon Prince’s death.“Mr Prince served with Dyfed-Powys as Chief Constable between 2013 and 2016 having previously served for 22 years with Gwent Police.“Mr P…

21 August 2019

APPEAL | Fatal RTC A483 at Ardleen, Welshpool

We are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision which occurred at around 4.30pm on Saturday, 17 August on the A483 at Ardleen, Welshpool.  Three vehicles were involved – a blue Ford Fusion, a black Vauxhall Astra and a Morrisons lorry.  Sa…

19 August 2019

Police Highlight Signs of Domestic Abuse During Summer Spike

People enjoying what Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, Ceredigion and Powys have to offer this summer are being asked to watch out for signs of domestic abuse and to report it to police. Throughout the summer, officers are visiting campsites, tourist a…

13 August 2019

POLICE SURRENDER TAKES GUNS OFF THE STREETS

There were 55 items handed in to Dyfed-Powys Police during recent firearms surrender campaign, Op Aztec, across Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and Powys. The operation was part of a national two-week effort to remove illegal and unwanted…

09 August 2019

Police appeal following Tenby assault 3.8.19

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating an allegation of assault which occurred in Tenby in the early hours of Saturday 3rd August 2019. Two males were injured in the vicinity of Augustus Place and taken to hospital. Anyone who witnessed the incident, or…

08 August 2019

Police appeal following Pembroke Assault 21.06.19

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating an allegation of assault which occurred at Pembroke Castle at approximately 9.30pm on Friday 21st June 2019. One male was taken to hospital for treatment and has since been released. Officers would like to speak…

08 August 2019

Why it's not possible to accurately compare county staffing numbers over a 10 year period

We are aware of some misleading reports about our staffing levels, comparing numbers over a ten year period (2009 – 2019). The nature of our communities, crime and policing has changed so much over ten years, that it is not possible to make a compar…

07 August 2019

Police issue Cilyrychen Quarry, Llandybie safety message

Police in Ammanford are urging people not to enter Cilyrychen Quarry at Llandybie and are reminding the public of the dangers and risks of entering the area. Despite safety warnings to stay away from the site, people are still cutting the perimeter f…

06 August 2019

Recruitment of NDORS Trainers – Newtown / Aberystwyth area

Dyfed-Powys Police is looking for interested individuals to be part of a team of trainers to deliver the National Driver Offender Retraining Scheme (NDORS) within the Dyfed-Powys area.   We are specifically looking for trainers to cover the Newtown a…

06 August 2019

Police appeal following Welshpool fatal road traffic collision 03.08.19

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for witness following a fatal road traffic collision that occurred at approximately 5:50pm on Saturday 3rd August on the A458 near to the entrance to Welshpool Golf club in Powys.   The collision involved a red coloure…

05 August 2019

Police appeal following Newtown assault 02.08.19

Police in Newtown are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault that occurred on Friday 2nd August 2019 between 8.30pm and 8.45pm along the footpath which adjoins the carpark off Short Bridge Street to the top River path (opposite the Publi…

05 August 2019

Police Thank Public for Assault Assistance

Dyfed-Powys Police is thanking members of the public who stepped in to help an officer during an assault in Carmarthen last night (August 1).   Shortly after 8.20pm police received a report concerning the welfare of a woman who appeared to be a victi…

02 August 2019