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Latest News

Dispersal Order - Bargoed / Gorchymyn Gwasgaru – Bargoed

Friday, 7 April 2017

Following recent reports of anti-social behaviour in the Bargoed area, a Dispersal Order is being introduced this weekend. The designated area of the order will include: • Cardiff Road• Bargoed Gateway• West...[more]

Dispersal Order Fleur De Lys / Gorchymyn Gwasgaru – Fleur-de-lis

Friday, 7 April 2017

Following recent reports of anti-social behaviour in the Fleur De Lys area, a Dispersal Order is being introduced this weekend. The designated area of the order will include: • High Street• Ivor Street including the footpath...[more]

Inspector’s blog / Blog yr Arolygydd - Guest Post: Your latest message from Monmouthshire South Sergeant, Nigel Callard // Blogiad Gwadd: Eich neges ddiweddaraf gan Ringyll De Sir Fynwy, Nigel Callard

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

Following a positive start to 2017 in Monmouthshire South, where crime statistics indicated a 9.4% decrease in crime for Chepstow and a 13.3% reduction in crime for Caldicot. This has remained fairly static in the first quarter...[more]

Your Voice is LIVE! / Mae rownd nesaf proses Eich Llais wedi dechrau!

Tuesday, 4 April 2017

Gwent residents…The next round of our Your Voice process has started! The Your Voice process aims to give residents the opportunity to influence the work of their local officers, as well as partner agencies, to tackle those...[more]

Blog yr Arolygydd: Eich neges ddiweddaraf gan Arolygydd Gogledd Sir Fynwy, Arwel Hicks.

Monday, 3 April 2017

Dechreuodd mis Mawrth yn dda gydag ymgyrch troseddau gwledig a gynlluniwyd ac a gyflawnwyd yn effeithiol dan reolaeth ein PC lleol yn Nhrefynwy, Chris Butt. Daeth yr ymgyrch â thimau o Heddlu Swydd Gaerloyw, Cyfoeth Naturiol...[more]

Take a step back in time with us…#50yearsofGP // Beth am gymryd cam yn ôl mewn amser gyda ni...#50mlyneddoHG

Monday, 3 April 2017

We're proud to announce this month we turn the grand age of 50! This week we are taking a trip down memory lane to celebrate 50 years of Gwent Police. Over the past few months officers, serving and retired came together...[more]

Incident in Caerleon, Newport / Digwyddiad yng Caerllion, Casnewydd

Friday, 31 March 2017

At 4.25am yesterday morning, Thursday 30th March 2017, emergency services were called to an address at Cambria Close in Caerleon, Newport, following reports of a disturbance. On arrival, they found a 66 year old man deceased at...[more]

Have you seen Nyla Powell from Newport? / Ydych chi wedi gweld Nyla Powell sy'n 18 mlwydd oed o Gasnewydd?

Friday, 31 March 2017

We are appealing for information to locate Nyla Powell, aged 18 from Newport after she failed to appear at Cardiff Crown Court on 29th March 2017. Nyla had been charged with a robbery offence but failed to appear at...[more]

Road Traffic Collision: A465 Hereford Road

Thursday, 30 March 2017

At 3.14pm today, Thursday 30th March 2017, emergency services were called to reports of a 4 vehicle road traffic collision on the A465 Hereford Road near Abergavenny. Specialist officers are at the scene and paramedics are...[more]

Inspector’s blog: Your latest message from Monmouthshire North Inspector, Arwel Hicks

Thursday, 30 March 2017

March started off with a well planned and executed rural crime operation, managed by our local Monmouth PC, Chris Butt.  The operation brought in teams from Gloucestershire Police, Natural Resources Wales, The Forestry...[more]

A ydych wedi gweld John Conibeer sy'n 32 mlwydd oed o Gasnewydd?

Thursday, 30 March 2017

A ydych wedi gweld John Conibeer sy'n 32 mlwydd oed o Gasnewydd? Hoffai swyddogion siarad ag ef yn dilyn ymosodiad a ddigwyddodd yn gynnar fore dydd Sul 22 Ionawr 2017. Os oes gennych unrhyw wybodaeth am ei leoliad,...[more]

Have you seen 32 year old John Conibeer from Newport?

Thursday, 30 March 2017

Have you seen 32 year old John Conibeer from Newport? Officers would like to speak with him following an assault which occurred in the early hours of Sunday 22nd January 2017. If you have any information about his...[more]

INSPECTORS BLOG: Your last message from Torfaen Inspector, Dave Morgan

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Some investigations can take several months to bring to fruition. One such case saw three men from the Cwmbran area charged on 28th March, with a number of drug trafficking offences. The painstaking work was undertaken by a...[more]

Update: Road Traffic Collision, Clarence Place in Newport

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Update: On 23rd March 2017, we received reports of a serious road traffic collision, at approximately 1.30pm between a Silver Ford Focus and a pedestrian at Clarence Place, Newport. A woman from the Newport area was taken to...[more]

Transferee Inspector Opportunities at Gwent Police

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Gwent Police is currently recruiting applications from:[more]

Hit and run - Argoed

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Officers are continuing their enquiries into a hit and run that happened last month.[more]

Attempted break in Caerphilly

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Do you recognise these two people?[more]

Burglary, New Inn - Pontypool

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

A house was burgled on Woodfield Road in New Inn, Pontypool last week.[more]

Burglary - Pontypool

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

We’re investigating a burglary in the Charlesville area of Pontypool.[more]

Assault - Cwmbran

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Gwent Police is investigating an altercation that happened between motorcyclists and the driver of a silver Vauxhall Astra on Edlogan Way in Cwmbran.[more]

Theft - Brynmawr

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Officers investigating a theft at Farm Foods in Brynmawr would like to speak to this woman who may be able to help them with their enquiries.[more]

Corey Slade - located and arrested

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Yesterday, we appealed for information to locate 21 year old Corey Slade from Newport. Corey has now been located and arrested.[more]

Attempted robbery - Cwmbran

Monday, 27 March 2017

Officers are investigating an attempted robbery in the Thornhill area of Cwmbran that happened at about 10pm on Wednesday 22nd March.[more]

#WeStandTogether against hate

Saturday, 25 March 2017

#WeStandTogether against hate[more]

Update: Road Traffic Collision on Chepstow Road

Friday, 24 March 2017

On 16th March 2017, we received reports of a serious road traffic collision, at approximately 7.29am on the A48 between Newport and Chepstow. The incident involved a black Range Rover Evoque and a grey Toyota Yaris.  A...[more]



Appeals

Theft of alcohol from ASDA Caldicot / Dwyn alcohol o ASDA Cil-y-coed

Friday, 31 March 2017

Theft of alcohol from ASDA Caldicot We’re appealing for information following the theft of 12 bottles of high value spirits from ASDA Store, Woodstock Way, Caldicot on Tuesday 21st March at around 5.35pm. The alcohol is...[more]

Incident in Caerleon, Newport / Digwyddiad yng Caerllion, Casnewydd

Friday, 31 March 2017

At 4.25am yesterday morning, Thursday 30th March 2017, emergency services were called to an address at Cambria Close in Caerleon, Newport, following reports of a disturbance. On arrival, they found a 66 year old man deceased at...[more]

Have you seen Nyla Powell from Newport? / Ydych chi wedi gweld Nyla Powell sy'n 18 mlwydd oed o Gasnewydd?

Friday, 31 March 2017

We are appealing for information to locate Nyla Powell, aged 18 from Newport after she failed to appear at Cardiff Crown Court on 29th March 2017. Nyla had been charged with a robbery offence but failed to appear at...[more]

Update: Road Traffic Collision, Clarence Place in Newport

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Update: On 23rd March 2017, we received reports of a serious road traffic collision, at approximately 1.30pm between a Silver Ford Focus and a pedestrian at Clarence Place, Newport. A woman from the Newport area was taken to...[more]

Hit and run - Argoed

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Officers are continuing their enquiries into a hit and run that happened last month.[more]

Attempted break in Caerphilly

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Do you recognise these two people?[more]

Burglary, New Inn - Pontypool

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

A house was burgled on Woodfield Road in New Inn, Pontypool last week.[more]

Burglary - Pontypool

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

We’re investigating a burglary in the Charlesville area of Pontypool.[more]

Assault - Cwmbran

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Gwent Police is investigating an altercation that happened between motorcyclists and the driver of a silver Vauxhall Astra on Edlogan Way in Cwmbran.[more]

Theft - Brynmawr

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Officers investigating a theft at Farm Foods in Brynmawr would like to speak to this woman who may be able to help them with their enquiries.[more]

Attempted robbery - Cwmbran

Monday, 27 March 2017

Officers are investigating an attempted robbery in the Thornhill area of Cwmbran that happened at about 10pm on Wednesday 22nd March.[more]

GWYLIO: g?r 30 mlwydd oed o Gasnewydd, ddedfrydu i 21 mis o garchar yn dilyn nifer o droseddau gyrru

Monday, 27 March 2017

Heddiw, ddydd Llun 27 Mawrth 2017, cafodd Louis Maxwell, g?r 30 mlwydd oed o Gasnewydd, ei ddedfrydu i 21 mis o garchar yn dilyn nifer o droseddau gyrru gan gynnwys gyrru'n beryglus, dim yswiriant, gyrru tra roedd wedi ei wahardd...[more]

30 year old from Newport sentenced to 21 months for driving offences

Monday, 27 March 2017

Today, Monday 27th March 2017 30 year old Louis Maxwell from Newport was sentenced to 21 months behind bars following numerous driving offences including dangerous driving, no insurance, driving while disqualified and a breach of...[more]

Allwch chi helpu? Apêl yn dilyn bwrgleriaeth gemwaith sentimental ym Maesglas, Casnewydd.

Monday, 27 March 2017

Mae swyddogion yn cynnal ymchwiliad yn dilyn bwrgleriaeth mewn cyfeiriad ar Bideford Road ym Maesglas, Casnewydd. Digwyddodd y drosedd rywbryd rhwng 2:30pm a hanner nos, ddydd Iau 23 Mawrth 2017. Cafodd y...[more]

Can you help? Appeal following a burglary of sentimental jewellery in Maesglas, Newport

Monday, 27 March 2017

Officers are investigating following a burglary at an address on Bideford Road in Maesglas, Newport. The offence occurred sometime between 2:30pm and midnight on Thursday 23rd March 2017. The offender/s gained entry into...[more]

Apêl ar ôl dwy ymgais i fwrglera yn Stow Hill, Casnewydd - ydych chi’n ei adnabod?

Monday, 27 March 2017

Rydym yn apelio am wybodaeth ar ôl dwy ymgais i fwrglera yn ardal Stow Hill Casnewydd. Digwyddodd yr achos cyntaf tua 5:00pm ddydd Mawrth 14 Mawrth 2017 pan gafodd dyn ei darfu gan ddeiliad t? wrth iddo geisio agor dolen drws...[more]

Appeal following two attempted breaks in Stow Hill, Newport - do you recognise him?

Monday, 27 March 2017

We are appealing for information follow two attempted burglaries in the Stow Hill area of Newport. The first occurred at approximately 5:00pm on Tuesday 14th March 2017 where a male suspect was disturbed by a resident as he...[more]

Road Traffic Collision between Pedestrian and Car: Clarence Place, Newport

Thursday, 23 March 2017

At 1.30pm today we received reports of a collision between a Silver Ford Focus and a female pedestrian at Clarence Place in Newport.  The pedestrian has been taken to hospital with life threatening injuries. Town...[more]

Theft of Purse from Home Bargains Store in Cwmbran

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Officers are investigating the theft of a purse in Home Bargains Store in Cwmbran on Saturday 4th March 2017 at approximately 3.30pm.  We would like to identify and speak with this woman who may be able to help with our...[more]

Theft from Boots, Commercial Street Newport

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Officers are investigating a theft from Boots on Commercial Street Newport which happened on Sunday 29th January 2017. At approximately 12.40pm perfume box sets were stolen from the store. We’d like to speak to this man as...[more]

Fraud at Nelson Post Office

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Do you know this man? We'd like to speak to him in connection with a fraud offence at Nelson Post Office, back in November 2016. If you know who he is, please give us a call on 101, quoting log 347 23/11/16.[more]

Theft from Tesco Express, Malpas Road

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

We're appealing for information following a theft  that occurred at Tesco Express on Malpas Road in Newport last night, Tuesday 21st March at approximately 7.30pm. A man attempted to steal items from the store and when...[more]

Prison Recall: Nicky Hall

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

We're appealing for information to locate 28 year old Nicky Hall from Newport who has breached his licence conditions after being released from prison on 29th August 2016. Hall was serving a 2 year and 4 month prison sentence...[more]

Prison Recall: Have you seen Timothy Lewis?

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

We're appealing for information to locate 46 year old Timothy Lewis from Newport who has breached his licence conditions after being released from prison on 25th November 2016. Lewis was serving a 2 year and 4 month prison...[more]

Theft at Ysgol Y Lawnt in Rhymney

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Can you help us find this man? We'd like to speak to him following a theft at Ysgol Y Lawnt in Rhymney, where two purses and a Vauxhall Zafira were stolen. The theft happened on Tuesday 14th March between 4.30pm and 5.30pm. The...[more]