Counter Terror Policing campaign

FAQs What type of behaviour or activity could be considered suspicious?  Some examples of suspicious behaviour or activity include: Hiring large vehicles or similar for no obvious reasons Buying or storing a large amount of chemicals, fertilisers or…

12 December 2019

Have your say in the 2020/21 Police Precept and Funding Consultation

Dafydd Llywelyn, Police and Crime Commissioner for Dyfed-Powys, has launched a public consultation on police funding for 2020/21. In launching the consultation for the 2020/21 police precept, Dafydd Llywelyn said: “As we await the Government’s Police…

05 December 2019

Icelandic Police contingent travel over 1,000 miles to Wales to learn about the new CCTV system and ANPR cameras across Dyfed-Powys

The newly reinstated CCTV system across the Dyfed-Powys area is clearly the envy of the policing world internationally – as Icelandic Police decided to travel to Dyfed-Powys as part of their project to adapt, renovate and modernise their own CCTV.   …

26 November 2019

Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn spends two days out and about in Powys, meeting and engaging with local communities

Police and Crime Commissioners are elected by the public to hold Chief Constables and police forces to account, and engagement has a central role to play in helping the Commissioner and his team deliver their responsibilities for the communities of D…

19 November 2019

Police and Crime Commissioner wants to hear victims’ voices during Restorative Justice Week

Dafydd Llywelyn, Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner, is asking for those who’ve experienced the benefits of the restorative justice process to come forward and participate in an online conversation.  He’s also keen to hear from victims of crim…

15 November 2019

Police and Crime Commissioner brings criminal justice partners together to focus on improving the experience for victims and witnesses

The Dyfed-Powys Criminal Justice Board brings together senior representatives of criminal justice agencies operating in Dyfed-Powys, to improve the delivery of justice and the service provided to victims and witnesses. The Board meets quarterly and i…

11 November 2019

Diversionary Scheme launched in Dyfed-Powys

A new initiative was launched on the 1st November which will aim to divert low level offenders away from the criminal justice system and reduce reoffending in the Dyfed-Powys Police force area. The Diversion Scheme will enable eligible offenders to g…

07 November 2019

Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn’s commitment to investing in and upskilling local people, and continuing to develop the workforce of the future

Dafydd Llywelyn was the first Police and Crime Commissioner in Wales to employ apprentices, and two of the first apprentices have now successfully completed their courses and gained their qualifications. It has been shown that apprentices add value,…

04 November 2019

Recognition of All Wales Volunteers Police Cadets scheme

The work of police cadets and volunteers has been celebrated at an All-Wales Youth Policing Convention hosted by Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn. This was the first time for all four Welsh forces – Dyfed-Powys, Gwent, North…

01 November 2019

Press release Initial Contact

Your Police & Crime Commissioner, Dafydd Llywelyn has published a report following his review of initial public contact with the police, and deems that future public contact “should be fit for purpose for our communities”. The Commissioner’s re…

25 October 2019

Commissioner Responds to HMICFRS Probe in to Police Response to Cyber Crime

Commissioner Responds to HMICFRS Probe in to Police Response to Cyber Crime   In response to the report from HMICFRS, Cyber: Keep the light on - An inspection of the police response to cyber-dependent crime, Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywe…

24 October 2019

Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn hosts events to celebrate CCTV infrastructure

Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn has hosted events to mark the official launch of the new CCTV infrastructure in 17 towns throughout Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Powys. When Mr Llywelyn made his election pledge to reins…

14 October 2019

Hate Crime Awareness Week 12th - 19th October

Unite and Stand Together - Say No to Hate Crime Dyfed-Powys Police and the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner will be supporting the National Hate Crime Awareness Week. Police officers will by raising awareness as to what a Hate Crime or Inc…

14 October 2019

Forty two additional officers - "I'm pleased, but cautious"

The Home Office has today announced forty two additional officers for Dyfed-Powys Police, as part of phase one of the national uplift programme.  Here's Police & Crime Commissioner for Dyfed-Powys, Dafydd Llywelyn response and that of Chief Const…

09 October 2019

Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner chairs second All Wales Policing Group

Dafydd Llywelyn, your Police and Crime Commissioner, will today be representing the residents of Dyfed-Powys as he chairs the All Wales Policing Group for the second time. The All Wales Policing Group is a quarterly gathering of Welsh Police and Crim…

26 September 2019

New police officer recruits must truly reflect the communities they serve, says Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner

Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn has voiced his desire for the uplift of police officers in the force to truly reflect and support the communities they will serve. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced the recruitment of…

12 September 2019

Further protection for vulnerable people in police custody, as Dyfed-Powys Police & Crime Commissioner signs up to Pilot

02/09/2019 Further protection for vulnerable people in police custody, as Dyfed-Powys Police & Crime Commissioner signs up to Pilot Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn, has confirmed that his Independent Custody Visiting Sch…

02 September 2019

Praise for Force's Progress in Tackiling Domestic Abuse

The Police and Crime Commissioner has praised Dyfed-Powys Police for improvements in identifying and responding to domestic abuse, but says there’s ‘still more to do’ in this important area. In January 2018, the force identified domestic abuse as one…

27 August 2019

WE'RE HIRING! Internship Vacancy

Internship Vacancy: £315 a week for 10 weeks   The Office of Police and Crime Commissioner for Dyfed Powys Llangunnor, Carmarthen   The Open University in Wales have teamed up with the Office of Police and Crime Commissioner for Dyfed-Powys to offer…

12 August 2019

We are aware of some misleading reports about our staffing levels, comparing numbers over a ten year period (2009 – 2019).

07 Aug 2019 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…

09 August 2019