Local Priorities

Local Area:Hirnant, Llangynog, Penybontfawr and Llansilin

Date Agreed:01 July 2017

Last Updated:07 August 2017


There have been a series of thefts and opportunist burglaries in our rural communities, in particular in the areas of Hirnant, Llangynog, Penybontfawr and Llansilin with gardening tools and other high value items being targeted. Highly visible and proactive patrols are being undertaken in order to identify/arrest offenders and deter further criminal activity. Llanfyllin Neighbourhood Policing Team are reminding residents to be increasingly vigilant and to report any activity they suspect to be suspicious through 101 or 999.

Date Agreed:01 July 2017

Last Updated:07 August 2017


Much of the Dyfed-Powys Police area is very beautiful, peaceful and idyllic and it covers some very rich and diverse wildlife habitats. However, the area is subject to many pressures not least of which are crimes against wildlife. The responsibility for the enforcement of the laws protecting our wildlife rests with the police service. Examples of wildlife crime could include badger baiting, trapping of live birds, habitat destruction or damage.


As with any type of crime we rely on the assistance of the public and agencies to enable us to detect offences and prosecute offenders. You can help us by being our eyes and ears. Wildlife criminals are often involved in other types of crime. Your call may lead police to uncover all sorts of illegal activity. If you see someone committing wildlife offences, do not put yourself in risk of danger but try to gather as much information as possible particularly vehicle registration numbers and descriptions of those involved.


Please contact us as incidents are taking place via 101 or 999. Try to describe your location the best you can and consider using grid references.

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Local News

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a fatal two-car road traffic collision on the A470 between Cemmaes and Llanbrynmair. Police were alerted to the collision at approximately 23:50pm yesterday [Saturday, 23 September 2017]. Sadly the 70-year-old woma… Read More »

Last Updated: 24 September 2017

“Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating a fatal road traffic collision involving a Black Mercedes van and a blue Suzuki motorcycle, on the A470 between Rhayader and Llangurig. The collision happened at approximately 12:35pm on Saturday, 23 September. Th… Read More »

Last Updated: 24 September 2017

From Chief Superintendent Claire Parmenter: “Our thoughts are with the victims and families of those injured at yesterday's terror incident in Parsons Green, London, and also to our colleagues at the Metropolitan and British Transport Police as they … Read More »

Last Updated: 16 September 2017

STARTING university is a huge step, and a new chapter in young people’s lives. While students get caught up in the excitement of living alone, making new friends and discovering a new place, parents can be left at home worrying about their child’s sa… Read More »

Last Updated: 19 September 2017

Gordon Fleming, aged 66, today appeared before Swansea Crown Court and was sentenced to 10 years in prison. He had appeared before Aberystwyth Magistrates’ Courts on Tuesday, April 25, and pleaded guilty to child sexual offences committed in the Powy… Read More »

Last Updated: 15 September 2017

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating four burglaries which were reported on Monday 11th September 2017.   The burglaries occurred at properties in the Capel Hendre and St Clears area of Carmarthenshire and  Letterson and Mathry area of Haverfordwest, … Read More »

Last Updated: 15 September 2017

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The Team

T/PS Suzanne Lloyd transferred to Dyfed-Powys Police in 2006 after serving six years with the West Midlands Police. She has spent four years as a Road Policing Officer and has also spent time within CID. Suzanne is currently the Neighbourhood Policing Sergeant after having been stationed in Llanidloes as Beat Manager for Llanidloes and surrounding areas. Suzanne lives locally and is keen to work closely with the community to increase public confidence and satisfaction. She said, “I am looking forward to the challenge of a new role within Neighbourhood Policing. I firmly believe that my fifteen years of experience both in city and rural areas will assist me in delivering community policing effectively and prove valuable in seeking to resolve the varying issues that arise.”

Pc Joe Parker joined Dyfed Powys Police in June 2010. He was stationed at Welshpool police station as a response officer until January 2014 when he was seconded to Llanfyllin NPT for a year before returning to Welshpool in 2014.


In January 2016 he returned to Llanfyllin NPT. Joe has lived in the local area all his life and is looking forward to engaging with the community in the area where he lives.


He previously worked in outdoor education for 10 years before joining Dyfed Powys Police.

As a PC covering his local beat Joe looks forward to further improving long established links in the community to assist in the delivery of citizen focused policing.

Prior to joining Dyfed-Powys, James attended the University of Glamorgan and in 2012 he gained a Degree in Sports Psychology.  James is looking to develop and strengthen the links he has already made with local community members and groups alike.

Did you know?

The Welsh Government funds 500 Community Support Officers across Wales, over 70 in our force area.