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We are currently receiving a high level of calls. As a result, please be aware that there may be considerable waiting times when using our 101 service. We kindly thank you for your patience and understanding. If your enquiry is of a non urgent matter, you can contact us via Facebook or twitter. If you are reporting a crime, you can do this online via our web site. Again apologies. We will update this page when the situation changes. \thank you again for your patience and understanding. ... MoreLess

 

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Sadly it's a case of underfunded police force, with understaffed officers and support staff.....getting called to mental health issues, domestic abuse, animal cruelty, etc etc, and struggling to deal with day to day policing..... I think they do a fantastic job.....

Why are people so ignorant about the problem. They need more funding so there can be more police and operators to answer the phones. Thanks Mrs May!

Absolutely shocking, simple solution, open local stations back and return their phone lines.

For those saying they are “getting tea etc” I can tell you more often than not an officer will go without eating all day because they can be so busy.

For all those criticising here’s your chance to make a difference : eservices.south-wales.police.uk/Jobs/Jobs/Vacancy.aspx?j=1209

The problem is the Police are understaffed and overworked thanks to Mrs May, people moaning about the rise in crime isn’t going to make the matter go away we need extra Police on the beat, local Police stations reopened and more neighbourhood watch areas. Something needs to be done sooner rather than later .

Under funded police, under funded NHS under funded social services. Should be the tories new slogan

Well done to everyone involved in keeping our communities safe - There are more staff answering the 999 & 101 calls than ever before - it’s the sheer number of calls being received that have increased over the years. The daily business of Police forces has changed so much that now only 10% of incidents are Crime related..

Stopped using this 101 number , not fit for purpose 🤬🤬

Should have local police stations open again.

must be tea time they gone to the chip shop

Re open our Police stations And have separate calls centres for 101 And 999 calls

This post is pretty much a daily event. If 101 is struggling all the time why post it all the time?

This simply a ploy to get more funding.

i'd assume tackling crime would cause the volume of calls to decrease? it makes no sense to me that the police are telling us to refrain from calling rather than dealing with the issues that create the calls in the first place.

High calls about what?? Crime rate increasing??

Saturday u posted the same thing . Now today have u got any staff 😂

Employ some more staff. Hope this helps.

Underfunded, overworked, crime rates are down according to Government statistics. Who do you believe. Austerity is over they said.😃 Moral of the story don't trust politician's. Government on crisis.

I have to thank south Wales police today where a body was found lucky for me it's wasn't my daughter they have been understaffed and unfunded and still was able to speak to me out of the jurisdiction to put my mind to rest really dci Davies thank you keep up your good work x

Same old crap service then.

More staff needed obviously

Exactly more staff needed

Could it be there are simply more and more people breaking the law

Just a bunch of idiots calling in about pointless things

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Keeping data safe within policing is vitally important 🔒. The new Data Protection Lead Officer will play a key role in the Information Management Team and will cover both Gwent Police and South Wales Police providing expert advice and guidance. If you are an experienced Data Protection professional who is looking for a new challenge this could be for you bit.ly/2ttrQdl Mae cadw data'n ddiogel ym maes plismona yn hollbwysig 🔒. Bydd y Swyddog Arweiniol Diogelu Data newydd yn chwarae rôl allweddol yn y Tîm Rheoli Gwybodaeth a bydd yn cwmpasu Heddlu Gwent a Heddlu De Cymru gan gynnig cyngor ac arweiniad arbenigol. Os ydych yn weithiwr proffesiynol profiadol ym maes Diogelu Data sy'n chwilio am her newydd, gallai'r rôl hon fod yn ddelfrydol i chi bit.ly/2ttrQdl ... MoreLess

Keeping data safe within policing is vitally important 🔒. 
The new Data Protection Lead Officer will play a key role in the Information Management Team and will cover both Gwent Police and South Wales Police providing expert advice and guidance. 
If you are an experienced Data Protection professional who is looking for a new challenge this could be for you http://bit.ly/2ttrQdl 

Mae cadw datan ddiogel ym maes plismona yn hollbwysig 🔒. Bydd y Swyddog Arweiniol Diogelu Data newydd yn chwarae rôl allweddol yn y Tîm Rheoli Gwybodaeth a bydd yn cwmpasu Heddlu Gwent a Heddlu De Cymru gan gynnig cyngor ac arweiniad arbenigol. Os ydych yn weithiwr proffesiynol profiadol ym maes Diogelu Data syn chwilio am her newydd, gallair rôl hon fod yn ddelfrydol i chi http://bit.ly/2ttrQdl
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An important message from Action Fraud ~ Neges bwysig oddi wrth Action Fraud:The NFIB have become aware of techniques used by romance fraudsters against people using dating sites. Not only will they steal your heart they will steal your money and your identification. Find out what a real dating fraudster has to say about it: bit.ly/2Imx057 ... MoreLess

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Approximately 18:30hrs on 17 Feb 2019, a serious RTC occurred on Barry Road, Penarth a few hundred metres from the Barons Court public house involving a motorcycle which was carrying a young child as a Pillion passenger.Witnesses are sought in relation to this RTC.Anyone who witnessed the RTC & are able to provide any information regards the RTC, are requested to contact South Wales Police Roads Policing Unit - Central Sector on 101 quoting incident number 936-170219 ... MoreLess

 

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Sue Patchett😦

Young child riding pillion?????? Surely not.

Jaime Jaime

Adam Morse that explains all the lights 😭

Michelle Louise Crow makes sense now x

Cai Llewelyn Jones x

Lewis Marsh 😲

Niall Curtin this is what the lights were for.

Please tell me the child is ok

How are they

Seriously????? 😱😱😱

Ben John Taffinder-Evans wasnt you there Helping?

Rachel Gilvear this will explain the lights last night

Is child ok??

Luke Horwood

Jonathan 😢

Jayne Pugh

David Mais

Lucy Joanne Hennessy

Richard Tricky Waters

Sam Owens this is what happened

Liam Hudd explains the lights xxx

Brooke Jones

Ben John Taffinder-Evans

A child on a bike 😡

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