Police and Crime Commissioner gives victims a voice in influencing and informing local policing services

Through the work of the Dyfed-Powys Victim Engagement Forum, Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner, Dafydd Llywelyn, has given victims a voice in police training, by working closely with some of its members to produce a video which will be incorp…

29 April 2022

Funding secured by Police and Crime Commissioner to target Violence Against Women and Girls and Community Safety at night-time economy hotspots

Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn has secured additional funding from the Home Office’s Safer Streets fund to tackle violence against women and girls (VAWG) and community Safety in four areas within Dyfed-Powys.   A total of £45,000 of ad…

14 April 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner meets with key partners and service providers as part of Community Engagement Day in Ceredigion

Today (13.04.22), Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn is in Ceredigion as part of a community engagement day, where he will meet with several key partners, service providers, and members of the public. As part of the community engagement da…

13 April 2022

Ministry of Justice announces additional £15.7m to Police and Crime Commissioners for Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence Support Services

The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) has confirmed that Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) across England and Wales will be able to bid for an additional £15.7 million for services supporting those who have experienced domestic abuse (DA) or sexual viole…

08 April 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner to host live broadcast with Chief Constable on social media

On Thursday 31 March 2022, Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn will host a live ‘Commissioner in Conversation’ broadcast on social media with Dyfed-Powys Police’s new Chief Constable, Dr. Richard Lewis. PCC Dafydd Llywelyn appointed Dr. Ric…

28 March 2022

Further protection for vulnerable people in police custody, as Dyfed-Powys Police & Crime Commissioner’s ICVs review Custody Records of detainees who have been issued an anti-harm suit whilst in detention.

Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn has confirmed that his Independent Custody Visiting Scheme will be leading on an Anti-Harm Suit pilot scheme between Dyfed-Powys Police and the Independent Custody Visiting Association (ICVA).…

21 March 2022

Overdose Prevention Van team meet with Police and Crime Commissioner at Police Headquarters as part of tour of Country

On 14 March 2022, the Glasgow Overdose Prevention Service Van visited Dyfed-Powys Police Headquarters to meet with Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn as part of its tour around the country. The service van was set up in Glasgow in 2020, as…

14 March 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner pleased to see old Police Station being utilised as a hub for local foodbank and community projects.

On Wednesday 9th of March 2022, Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn visited the old Police Station in Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire which has been converted to a hub for the community’s local Foodbank. Mr Llywelyn was in the Kidwelly area, as…

11 March 2022

Successful St David's Day Annual St Davids Day Conference on Antisocial Behaviour held at Police Headquarters.

On Friday 4 March 2022, Police and Crime Commissioner, Dafydd Llywelyn held his sixth consecutive annual St David’s Day Conference at Dyfed-Powys Police Headquarters in Carmarthen.  Previous Conferences have focused on Coercive Control (2017); Mental…

07 March 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner conducts site visit in Dafen, Llanelli as construction work begins on new Carmarthenshire Custody Suite and Policing Hub

On Thursday, 24 February, PCC Dafydd Llywelyn visited Dafen, Llanelli to view the site of the new Carmarthenshire Custody Suite and Policing Hub as construction work begins on the new build. Planning permission was granted to the Office of Police a…

28 February 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner visits three areas in the South of Powys as part of Community Engagement Day

On Monday 21 February, PCC Dafydd Llywelyn visited Talgarth, Hay on Wye and Brecon as part of a Community Engagement Day in the South of Powys where he was able to discuss aspects of his new Police and Crime Plan for Dyfed-Powys with local community…

25 February 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner to hold Conference on Anti-Social Behaviour

On Friday 4 March 2022, Police and Crime Commissioner, Dafydd Llywelyn will hold his sixth consecutive annual St David’s Day Conference at Dyfed-Powys Police Headquarters in Carmarthen.  Previous Conferences have focused on Coercive Control (2017); M…

24 February 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner celebrates 15-year Anniversary of Premier League Kicks’ programme

Police and Crime Commissioner welcomed the opportunity to be part of the 15-year anniversary celebration of the Premier league Kicks programme, with the Premier League showcasing the impact the initiative is having on local communities via a series o…

18 February 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner sets precept to meet key priorities

Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn has today (28 January 2022) confirmed the police precept for 2022/23 following a meeting of the Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Panel. The Police and Crime Commissioner is responsible for setting the budget…

28 January 2022

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner in Dyfed-Powys is now recruiting new members to its Joint Audit Committee

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) is seeking new independent members to join its Joint Audit Committee. The Joint Audit Committee provides independent advice and assurance on the overall governance of the OPCC and Dyfed-Powys Pol…

17 January 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner welcomes news of funding from Welsh Government to organisations in Dyfed-Powys that provide support to those affected by Adverse Childhood Experiences

Police and Crime Commissioner has welcomed the news that four organisations in the Dyfed-Powys area have recently been successful in grant applications for funding from Welsh Government to provide activities to those who have been affected by Adverse…

11 January 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner urges Young People who are suffering, to reach out for support, amid concerns over increasing number of Suspected Suicide Incidents in Dyfed Powys in recent months

Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn is urging young people who are struggling, to reach out for support following a sharp increase in police involvement in supporting young people under the mental health act, and a number of suspected suici…

22 December 2021

Police and Crime Commissioner Launches New Police and Crime Plan to Deliver a Dyfed-Powys of Safe Communities.

Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner, Dafydd Llywelyn has today launched his four-year Police and Crime Plan for 2021-2025, which sets out his vision to keep the communities of Mid and West Wales safe, and maintain public trust and confidence…

15 December 2021

Police and Crime Commissioner launches survey to determine how safe residents feel in the Dyfed-Powys area

Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Dafydd Llywelyn is urging local residents to have their say on feelings of safety across the Force area.  In response to the publication of DCC Maggie Blyth’s ‘Policing violence against women and girls: National…

15 December 2021

Police and Crime Commissioner welcomes Welsh Government report on A40 road between Carmarthen and St Clears amid road safety concerns, in letter to Minister of Climate Change

In a letter to Minister for Climate Change Julie James MS who has responsibility over Welsh Government’s Transport Policy, Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn has welcomed Welsh Government’s Report on stage one of its consultation on the A4…

30 November 2021