Police and Trading Standards join with Barclays to combat rogue traders

Trading Standards and South Wales Police have teamed up with a national bank to protect vulnerable people from unscrupulous rogue traders and fraudsters.

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Taser review: Response from South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner

The Police and Crime Commissioner for South Wales Police, Alun Michael, has responded today to calls for a national review into the use of Tasers.

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South Wales Police, Gwent Police, Welsh Government and Innovate launch the ‘Next Generation Predictive Policing Project’ to find tech savvy companies offering crime fighting technology.

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Know the score – Drink Less, Enjoy ‘Merthyr Tydfil’ More

The leader of Merthyr Tydfil council is personally backing South Wales Police’s campaign that urges people to enjoy a night out.

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Superintendent Huw Lewis, New Crown Inn owner Jorge Gascenso, and Merthyr Tydil Council Leader Brendon Toomey, inside the New Crown Inn on High Street, Merthyr Tydfil.

Half term fun and activities at Pentwyn Leisure Centre

On Monday night more than 40 young people came along to Pentwyn Leisure Centre where they were able to take part in a wide range of diversionary activities.

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Can you help police solve a crime?

The smallest piece of information can make a big difference. Take a look at our appeals to see if you can help the investigators on the case.

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Pubwatch relaunched in Barry

A Pubwatch scheme is being relaunched in Barry aiming to cut down on alcohol related crime and disorder.

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Clean-up operation targets environmental ASB in Merthyr Street, Barry

The Safer Vale Partnership has undertaken an environmental ‘clean up’ initiative on the lane to rear of Merthyr Street and Holton Road, following issues with environmental anti-social behaviour.

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Invitation to give your views on the South Wales Police and Crime Reduction Plan

South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Alun Michael is asking the public, statutory partners and third sector organisations for their views on his Police and Crime Reduction Plan.

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Need to contact South Wales Police?

There are a number of ways you can contact us at South Wales Police. Find out more…

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New campaign gets people to “Know the Score – Drink Less, Enjoy More”

People are being urged to enjoy a good night out by not having too much to drink.

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Trail of coins helped lead officers to money box burglar

A woman whose house was burgled as she, her husband, and three children slept upstairs, said she ‘felt sick and violated’ following the incident in which her childrens’ money boxes had been stolen from downstairs.

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Sent to jail after he admitted a burglary in which he stolen two childrens' money boxes.

Fraudsters jailed for 11 years after three year investigation

An Aberdare woman and a Swansea accountant have been jailed for their part in fraud offences totalling £750,000.

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Wheels to Work scheme takes to the road

An innovative scooter-loan project aimed at helping young people to secure and maintain employment was launched in Bridgend today.

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Murder of Nadine Aburas: Arrest made

Sammy Almahri, who is wanted on suspicion of murdering Nadine Aburas, whose body was discovered at the Futures Inn in Cardiff on New Year’s Eve has been arrested and is the custody of Tanzanian police authorities.

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