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Thursday, 17 April 2014

Appeal for information following burglary, Curlew Avenue, Caldicot

Police are appealing for information following a burglary at an address at Curlew Avenue, Caldicot on Tuesday evening (April 15th) Its believed someone entered the property at about 9.45pm - 10pm. Its not believed anything has...[more]

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Their name isn’t down, but they are still coming in – NEW Campaign Launches

Would you invite a burglar into your own home? We doubt it… But by making just one simple mistake with your home security, you may unknowingly be giving burglars easy access. From July to December last year, 34% of all homes...[more]

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Appeal for information after theft from pet shop, Wharf Road, Newport

Police are appealing for information after a pet shop on Wharf Road Newport was broken into some time between 5pm yesterday (Tuesday April 15th) and 9am today (Wednesday April 16th) Three African Grey Parrots (two males and one...[more]

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Appeal for information following assault, Abergavenny

Police in Abergavenny are appealing for information after a man was assaulted close to the public toilets at Abergavenny Bus Station at 11.40am on Saturday April 12th The 21 year old victim sustained minor injuries as a result...[more]

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Missing 15 year old Ebbw Vale located safe and well

Fifteen year old Barbara Leite, missing from her Ebbw Vale home since yesterday (Tuesday April 15th), has now been located.[more]

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Post Office Burglary - New Tredegar

Gwent Police is investigating a burglary at a post office in New Tredegar. [more]

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Disorder - Ebbw Vale Train Station

Gwent Police is appealing for information following a disturbance in the car park area of Ebbw Vale Train Station. It happened at about 6.35pm on Saturday April 12th as people got off the 5.35pm train from Cardiff. [more]

Monday, 14 April 2014

Three Newport men issued with two-year Anti-Social Behaviour Orders (ASBOs)

Three men from Newport have been issued with two year ASBOs for causing anti-social behaviour in the Moorland and Broadmead Park areas. Crime and Disorder Reduction Officer, PC Leanne Pole provided evidence to Newport...[more]

Friday, 11 April 2014

Appeal for information following robbery, Clive Street, Caerphilly

Police are appealing for information following a robbery, Clive Street, Caerphilly Around 6.30pm yesterday evening (Thursday 10th April) two males attacked a 28 year old man at the rear of Clive Street and stole an amount of...[more]

Friday, 11 April 2014

Police and Trading Standards Target Rogue Traders in Week of Action

Gwent Police and Trading Standards officers from across the force area have joined with colleagues nationally this week in a crack-down on door step crime. Rogue Traders and pushy door step sellers are people who prey on the...[more]

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

CAUGHT AND IN COURT: Newport woman sentenced to 5 years and 6 months in prison for burglary

Name: Louise Rawson Age: 35 Address: Maindee, Newport         Conviction: Dwelling Burglary Sentence: 5 years and 6 months in prison On 7th May 2013, officers received a report of a...[more]

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Gwent PC Hywel Griffiths attends event to launch Parkinsons Awareness Week

Gwent Police Constable Hywel Griffiths helped launched Parkinsons Awareness Week (7-13 April) at the Pierhead building in Cardiff Bay last week. The event was organised to draw attention to the effects of the condition on...[more]

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

CAUGHT AND IN COURT: Torfaen man receives 5 years in prison for burglary and robbery

Name: Geraint Hughes Age: 27 Address: Pontypool Conviction: Robbery and Burglary Sentence: 5 years in prison Officers received a report of a burglary in Griffithstown, Pontypool on 25th January 2014 where the victim...[more]

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

CAUGHT AND IN COURT: Ystrad man receives a 10 month prison sentence

Name: Conor Webley Age: 20 Address: Ystrad Mynach Conviction: Assault, Aggravated Taking without consent, Shoplifting, Criminal Damage, Breach of ASBO Sentence: 10 months in prison On Tuesday 12th March 2014,...[more]

Monday, 7 April 2014

Man Charged - Newbridge Incident

A 36 year old man has been charged with attempted assault following an incident involving a 27 year old woman on Yewtree Road in Newbridge last week, Wednesday 2nd April. He is due to appear before Newport Crown Court today,...[more]

Monday, 7 April 2014

Second anniversary of the disappearance of Trevor Elias

On the second anniversary of the reported disappearance of 77 year old Trevor Elias from Abertridwr Gwent Police is re-appealing for anyone with information to get in touch. As part of their enquiries, officers are specifically...[more]

Friday, 4 April 2014

Owl's about it? Competition launches for OWL (Online Watch Link) members

OWL – the Online Watch Link – is going from strength to strength in Gwent, with over 37,000 residents now signed up to receive messages directly from their local officers. Funded by the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent,...[more]

Thursday, 3 April 2014

CAUGHT AND IN COURT: Rhymney man sentenced to 16 weeks in prison for Breach of CRASBO

Jason Price Age: 41 Address: Rhymney Sentence: 16 weeks in prison Conviction: Breach of CRASBO and two thefts On 30th December 2013, Jason Price was issued with a CRASBO (Criminal Anti-Social Behaviour Order) after he...[more]

Wednesday, 2 April 2014

Appeal for information following incident of indecent exposure

Officers are appealing for information following an incident of indecent exposure in the Oakdale, Blackwood area which occurred at approximately 3.20pm on Wednesday 19th March. A 15 year old girl was walking along Brynhoward...[more]

Tuesday, 1 April 2014

Gwent Police cleans up at the National Metal Theft Awards

Gwent Police has been recognised for its work towards tackling the theft of metal at the National Metal Theft Awards, hosted by the British Transport Police (BTP) in London. Gwent officers took home three awards at the event:...[more]