Performance and Planning

We want to keep South Wales safe and to do this we aim to be the best at understanding and responding to your needs.

These documents are available in a number of languages and formats including braille, audiotape and large print. To request an alternative version, please contact us on 01656 655655.


The Police and Crime Commissioner for South Wales has published a Police and Crime Reduction Plan 2015-2018. This plan outlines the Commissioner’s vision and key priorities for policing and community safety across the South Wales force area, and how by working with the Chief Constable and alongside partner agencies the policing priorites will be tackled.

Welsh Language

The South Wales Police Welsh Language-Scheme 2012-2015 highlights our commitment to treating the Welsh and English language equally.

Financial Documents

The Chief Constable’s Financial Report and Statement of Accounts for the Year Ended 31 March 2014 can be viewed by clicking on this link: Chief Constable Financial Report & Accounts for year ended 31 March 2014.

The finalised Annual Statement of Accounts for the year ended 31 March 2013 have been subject to review by the Wales Audit Office and agreed by the Joint Audit Committee. The accounts are produced in accordance with the Accounts and Audit (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2010 and in the format recommended by the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy in accordance with best accounting practice (the Code).

Performance Documents

Crime levels continue to fall across South Wales.

National Statistics on crime previously published by the Home Office are now published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) where you can find the latest incident and detection figures.

You can also find out about local crime levels using the Crime Mapper website.

For the latest reports relating to inspections of South Wales Police by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC), visit the HMIC website.