Be a Nice Monster this Halloween - Operation BANG

Dyfed-Powys Police is urging parents to ensure their children are nice monsters when they go trick or treating this Halloween. The force has launched Op BANG – be a nice guy – which aims to tackle antisocial behaviour over Halloween and bonfire night…

30 September 2019

CCTV APPEAL | Man assaulted in Carmarthen town centre

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for information following an assault in Carmarthen town centre. A man was punched and knocked unconscious outside Diablo’s on Queen Street at around 11.45pm on Saturday, August 3. The victim, who was wearing a white sh…

27 September 2019

UPDATE | Malicious comments regarding Llanelli school

Dyfed-Powys Police became aware of malicious comments on social media, and concerns they raised amongst pupils and parents of Ysgol Gyfun y Strade, Llanelli, on the evening of September 22. The comments have been investigated and there is not deemed…

26 September 2019

APPEAL | Incident in Builth Wells alleyway

Police in Builth Wells are appealing for any information about an incident that happened on Saturday night, September 21. A man in his 40s was found unconscious between 10.15pm and 11.15pm in the alleyway next to Barclays Bank that runs down to the G…

23 September 2019

UPDATE | The Extinction Rebellion protest at Valero Refinery has concluded

The Extinction Rebellion protest at Valero Refinery came to an end last night (Thursday, September 19). Specialist officers were deployed to the scene and as a result of that, two protesters were arrested for unlawful obstruction of the highway and t…

20 September 2019

APPEAL: Stabbing at Severn Road, Welshpool

“Dyfed-Powys is appealing for witnesses to a serious assault in Welshpool, which occurred at approximately 9.45am on Wednesday, September 18. Two men were walking near the fire station at Severn Road, after getting off a bus in the town centre, when…

19 September 2019

INCIDENT | Police are at the scene of a protest at Valero Refinery

Dyfed-Powys Police received a report of a group of people blocking entrances to the Valero Refinery in Pembroke at around 5.45am on Thursday, September 19. It has been established the group are Extinction Rebellion protestors. The protest is currentl…

19 September 2019

UPDATE | Man who died in Cleddau waterway incident named

The man who tragically died in the collision on the Cleddau waterway between Lawrenny and Neyland on Tuesday morning, 17th September 2019, has been named as 35-year-old Joshua Gardener from Milford Haven. Mr Gardener was a serving firefighter with th…

18 September 2019

Police confirm Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service Firefighter sadly died in boat collision

Dyfed-Powys Police attended Neyland Marina, Milford Haven following reports of a collision on the waterway at around 11:30am this morning, 17th September 2019.   “We can confirm a 35-year-old serving Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service Firefig…

17 September 2019

INCIDENT | Cleddau Waterway between Lawrenny and Neyland

Dyfed-Powys Police is currently in attendance at Neyland Marina, Milford Haven following reports of a collision on the waterway at around 11:30am. We can confirm a 35 year old male lost his life during the incident, in which two boats collided. Next…

17 September 2019

Police appeal for information after incident in Tenby 15.9.19

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a report of an altercation which occurred in Crackwell Lane, Tenby during the early hours of this morning, Sunday the 15th of September 2019. A 29-year-old male has been taken to hospital for treatment. His inju…

15 September 2019

Appeal following Llanelli Assault 15.9.19

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating an assault which occurred at approximately 2am this morning, Sunday, 15th September, 2019 in Market St, Llanelli, outside Shakers nightclub.   A 22-year-old male has been taken to hospital and is described as being…

15 September 2019

APPEAL: Tenby assault victim left with broken jaw

Police are investigating after a Tenby attack left a man with a broken jaw. Dyfed-Powys Police received a report a man in his 20s had been assaulted during a fight involving around ten men, outside The Prince of Wales pub, Upper Frog Street, at aroun…

12 September 2019

APPEAL: Elderly man hospitalised after Llanybydder collision

Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for information about a serious Llanybydder road traffic collision involving a motorbike and a pedestrian, on Monday, September 9. An elderly man was crossing Lampeter Road, near the Post Office, at approximately 3.30p…

12 September 2019

Drugs Warrants executed in Pembrokeshire

On Wednesday morning, 11th September, a team of officers conducted four warrants under the misuse of drugs act in Pembroke and Pembroke Dock.   A 35-year-old male was arrested on suspicion of the supply of Class A drugs and possession of cannabis at…

12 September 2019

Tenby Bike Register Event

On Thursday 12th and Friday 13th September, in the run up to Ironman Wales, Tenby Neighbourhood Policing Team will run a 'BikeRegister’ event in the Police Station, Warren Street, Tenby. This event is an opportunity for members of the public, who li…

09 September 2019

Appeal: Serious Guilsfield Assault

“Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a serious assault which took place at Garth Vaughan, Guilsfield, at around 3.30pm on Sunday, 8 September 2019. A man aged in his 60s was airlifted to hospital with serious head and neck injuries, which are being d…

09 September 2019

Police Highlight Signs of Domestic Abuse During Seasonal Spike

People enjoying what Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, Ceredigion and Powys have to offer during the busy visitor season are being asked to watch out for signs of domestic abuse and to report it to police. Throughout September, officers are continuing…

06 September 2019

APPEAL: Pembrokeshire businesses hit by fraudsters

Police in Pembrokeshire are investigating a series of frauds totalling thousands of pounds that were carried out on Monday, September 2. The first incident happened at a business in St Florence at around 4.30pm. A group of four men believed to be of…

04 September 2019

Police Sergeant turned maintenance technician celebrates 50 years of service in Dyfed-Powys Police – and has loved every one of them

Nigel Scourfield, a maintenance technician for Dyfed-Powys Police in Haverfordwest has celebrated a pretty impressive milestone – 50 years loyal service with the force. He joined as a fresh faced police cadet in Carmarthen back in 1969 when he was ju…

04 September 2019

POLICE BOSS CALLS FOR FAIR WELSH MENTAL HEALTH FUNDING

The national lead for mental health in policing, Chief Constable Mark Collins, is calling on the government to match the increased funding for mental health services in England, in Wales. In an interview with BBC Radio Wales this morning (September 2…

02 September 2019