Chief Officer Media Contact

We are committed to openness and transparency in terms of our contact with the media. We aim to tell you about the interviews and meetings our Chief Officers have had with the press.

Date of Contact Content Chief Officer Organisation Format
26/05/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly BBC Radio Wales Live radio interview
22/05/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly BBC Radio Wales Live radio interview
15/05/2020 Domestic abuse Chief Constable Pam Kelly South Wales Argus Sit down interview for online and paper
14/05/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly South Wales Argus Sit down interview for online and paper
14/05/2020 Domestic abuse Deputy Chief Constable Amanda Blakeman BBC Wales Pre-record TV interview
11/05/2020 Cyber crime Chief Constable Pam Kelly ITV Wales/National Pre-record TV interview
11/05/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly BBC News Pre-record TV interview
11/05/2020 Domestic abuse Chief Constable Pam Kelly Global Pre-record radio interview
11/05/2020 Cyber crime Chief Constable Pam Kelly PA Print interview
29/04/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly BBC Wales News/National Pre-record TV interview
17/04/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly ITV Wales News/National Live TV interview
16/04/2020 COVID-19 Deputy Chief Constable Amanda Blakeman Wales Online Interview for paper and online
08/04/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly BBC Wales News/ National Pre-record TV interview
03/04/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly ITV Wales/ National Live TV interview
02/04/2020 COVID-19 Deputy Chief Constable Amanda Blakeman Radio 4 Live radio interview
02/04/2020 COVID-19 Deputy Chief Constable Amanda Blakeman ITV Pre-record TV interview
01/04/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly BBC Radio Wales Live radio interview
01/04/2020 COVID-19 Deputy Chief Constable Amanda Blakeman Tortoise Interview for podcast
31/03/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly Wales Online Interview for print
31/03/2020 COVID-19 Chief Constable Pam Kelly ITV Wales/National Live TV interview
25/01/2020 Taser training Chief Constable Pam Kelly BBC One Show Pre-record TV interview
20/01/2020 Heddlu Bach/Mini Police Chief Constable Pam Kelly BBC Wales News Pre-record TV interview
17/01/2020 Domestic abuse and the new survivor engagement coordinator role Deputy Chief Constable Amanda Blakeman BBC Wales News Pre-record TV interview
20/11/2019 Interview with Chief Constable - FOI Domestic Abuse and Digital – linked with White Ribbon Campaign Chief Constable Pam Kelly ITV Wales Pre-record TV interview
12/11/19 Interview regarding assaults on officers Deputy Chief Constable Jon Edwards BBC Wales Pre-record broadcast
04/10/19 Interview regarding assaults on officers and 3 months into role Chief Constable Pam Kelly South Wales Argus Interview
06/09/19 Interview regarding Survivor’s Domestic Violence conference held at Celtic Manor Chief Constable Pam Kelly ITV Pre-record broadcast
13/08/19 Interview regarding the appointment of the new Gwent Police Chief Constable Chief Constable Pam Kelly BBC, ITV, South Wales Argus, Wales Online/Media Wales, Global, Caerphilly Observer Pre-record broadcast / Pre-record radio / Print feature
09/08/19 Tour of the ITV studios and meet the teams Deputy Chief Constable Pam Kelly ITV Visit
26/06/19 Interview regarding retirement Chief Constable Julian Williams Wales Online Print feature
16/06/19 Interview at Behind the Badge Open Day Chief Constable Julian Williams ITV Interview
10/06/19 Interview regarding retirement Chief Constable Julian Williams South Wales Argus Print feature
29/10/18 Interview regarding Station Enquiry Office Deputy Chief Constable Pam Kelly BBC Wales Pre-record radio interview
15/08/18 Interviews regarding Professional Ethics Chief Constable Julian Williams Police Oracle, Sky Radio, BBC Wales, Today programme, Victoria Derbyshire Programme Interview and pre-recorded radio interviews
07/06/18 Interviews regarding Alcohol Diversion Scheme Assistant Chief Constable Rhiannon Kirk BBC, ITV, Global Radio, South Wales Argus Interview and pre-recorded radio interviews
24/08/17 Meeting Chief Constable Julian Williams South Wales Argus Introductory meeting
27/07/17 Interview regarding Modern Day Slavery Chief Constable Julian Williams ITV Wales Interview
05/02/17 Meeting Chief Constable Jeff Farrar BBC Meeting with reporter to discuss future news story
22/12/16 Interviews regarding national increase in criminals over the age of 65 Chief Constable Jeff Farrar BBC Newcastle, BBC Dorset, BBC Cornwall, BBC Surrey, BBC Lincolnshire Interview and pre-recorded radio interviews
30/11/16 Meeting Chief Constable Jeff Farrar BBC Meet and greet of producers, researchers and journalists
04/05/16 Meeting with Editor and Deputy Editor Deputy Chief Constable Craig Guildford South Wales Argus Meet and greet with Corporate Communications Team
10/02/16 Interviews regarding NPS and roll out of all Wales initiative Deputy Chief Constable Craig Guildford South Wales Argus, BBC, ITV, Capital and Heart, Caerphilly Observer Interview and pre-recorded radio interviews