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27/10/2020

Commissioner announces preferred candidate for Chief Constable appointment

Alun Michael, Police and Crime Commissioner for South Wales, has today announced his intention to appoint DCC Jeremy Vaughan as Chief Constable of South Wales Police.

Th…

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20/10/2020

National firebreak for Wales – A statement from Police & Crime Commissioner Alun…

A “short, sharp firebreak” will be introduced in Wales to help regain control of Coronavirus, First Minister Mark Drakeford has confirmed.

The national restrictions will…

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09/10/2020

South Wales Police mark Hate Crime Awareness Week

This year, Hate Crime Awareness Week (October 10-17) falls at a time when our communities are facing the ongoing challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.

In line with a n…

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22/09/2020

Chief Constable Matt Jukes to take up Metropolitan Police role

In November 2020, Chief Constable Matt Jukes will take up an appointment with the Metropolitan Police as Assistant Commissioner, initially responsible for the Met’s trans…

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11/09/2020

Covid-19: Commissioner responds following additional measures announced by the F…

In response to additional measures announced today by First Minister Mark Drakeford to help tackle a rise in cases of Covid-19, South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner …

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11/08/2020

Commissioner statement following the Court of Appeal judgement on use of Facial …

South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner Rt Hon Alun Michael has issued a statement following the Court of Appeal judgement on the use of Facial Recognition. 

Police …

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29/07/2020

Police and Crime Commissioner secures more than £500,000 for Merthyr Tydfil

The South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner has been successful in securing more than half a million pounds for Merthyr Tydfil from the Home Office’s Safer Streets Fund…

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24/07/2020

Commissioner responds to criticism from Welsh Conservatives

Responding to criticisms made by Welsh Conservatives on Friday 24th July regarding his office staffing and public relations costs, Police and Crime Commissioner for South…

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21/07/2020

Collaboration between Welsh Police Forces Praised in New Report

Today sees the publication of the HMICFRS PEEL Spotlight Report ‘The Hard Yards’.

Rt. Hon Alun Michael, Chair of the Wales Policing Group and Police & Crime Commissi…

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14/07/2020

Commissioner Team mark Karma Nirvana Day of Memory (14th July)

Message from Paula Hardy, Strategic Lead - Vulnerability & Victims for the South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner:

“Today, on Karma Nirvana Day of Memory, we pa…

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10/07/2020

Remembering Srebrenica: Police & Crime Commissioner marks Memorial Day on 11th J…

This year marks the 25th year since the genocide in Srebrenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina, when 8,372 predominantly Bosnian Muslim men and boys were murdered in the worst atroci…

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10/07/2020

Commissioner responds as Wales continues to make a gradual move out of the Covid…

Next week marks another significant step as Wales continues to make a gradual move out of the Covid-19 lockdown and Police & Crime Commissioner Alun Michael has haile…

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Commissioner and local partners secure almost £1.5m for Safer Streets across Sou…

South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner Alun Michael and his team have been successful in their bid for funding worth almost £1.5million to delive…

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Location of first ground-breaking Residential Women’s Centre revealed

  • Site in Swansea will pioneer new approach to tackling female offending
  • Local women to be diverted away from crime with bespoke support
  • Government …
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Young people leaving prison to be offered package of support aimed at preventing…

Homelessness charity, Llamau, will lead an innovative new project supporting young people in Wales who are at risk of homelessness, issues with resett…

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