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14/08/2019

£880k funding for South Wales Violence Reduction Unit

The South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner is one of eighteen Commissioners across England & Wales to have been awarded part of a £35m fund to establish a specia…

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31/07/2019

South Wales Police Appointment of the Deputy Chief Constable

South Wales Police is pleased to invite applications for the post of Deputy Chief Constable.

If successful you will be joining the busiest force in Wales and one of the b…

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12/06/2019

Educational film tackles `County Lines’ gang exploitation and violence

Fearless.org, the youth service of the charity Crimestoppers, is launching a new film this week to raise awareness of how ‘County Lines’ drug gangs exploit young people t…

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16/05/2019

South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner receives national award for custody visi…

The South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner Team has received a national Silver award for the quality of its independent custody visiting scheme.

The inaugural Indepe…

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03/05/2019

Charity brings agencies together to ensure best support for victims of crime acr…

South Wales Victim Focus, part of independent national charity Victim Support, today hosted the first South Wales Victim Focus Conference to discuss how agencies can work…

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01/05/2019

Better Together – Unique partnership approach recognised at 2019 UK Housing Awar…

In December 2018, social housing provider Tai Tarian and South Wales Police, supported by the Commissioner Team, joined forces to open a community office in the Melyn are…

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16/04/2019

Transparency: Commissioner Team recognised for excellence

The South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner Team are one of twenty seven in England & Wales to have been awarded a 2019 Transparency Quality Mark for meeting the …

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15/04/2019

Tackling serious violence – how Commissioners are making a difference

A new report by the Association of Police & Crime Commissioners highlights innovative approaches to tackle violent crime across England & Wales

The Association of…

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29/01/2019

Precept increase supports plans to keep protecting vulnerable people, tackle cri…

Plans to keep protecting vulnerable people, tackle crime and maintain neighbourhood policing, together with increase in council tax precept, have been supported by the So…

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13/12/2018

Police and Crime Commissioner’s response to the Police Grant settlement

I welcome that the settlement announced today has partially lifted a significant financial threat which could have a major and damaging impact on South Wales Police. The …

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11/12/2018

We want the funding to be in place to be able to give officers and staff the too…

Despite eight years in which the Police Grant has been cut by a third resulting in a cut in the number of Police Officers from a high of about 3,400 to 2,800 (currently 2…

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25/11/2018

Ending violence against women and girls is everyone’s business

Police officers and staff at South Wales Police are promoting this year’s White Ribbon campaign to tackle violence against women and girls.

From 25 November – the Interna…

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Taskforce takes action on violence against women and girls

A new all-Wales taskforce bringing together leading agencies is working to challenge attitudes and behaviours across Wales and rebuild women’s trust t…

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South Wales Police falls silent in remembrance of those who have laid down their…

Today, a remembrance service – led by South Wales Police Chief Constable Jeremy Vaughan and Police and Crime Commissioner Alun Michael, and officiated…

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Police & Crime Commissioner secures over £180k to improve the safety of women in…

South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner Alun Michael and his team have won £182,750 from the Home Office’s Safety of Women at Night Fund, to promo…

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