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walesonline
Leaders of cocaine trafficking gang locked upsecond-in-command was Brian Bergamo from Clydach who ran the gang’s safe house
Leaders of cocaine trafficking gang locked up
walesonline / Posted 15 hours ago
second-in-command was Brian Bergamo from Clydach who ran the gang’s safe house on Vera Road in the village – from which police were later to recover a Samurai sword — and organised the onward supply of cocaine to a network of dealers. He also... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Stalker behind 'emotional rape' online of author's daughter has jail term upheldMark Jury, 41, of Crickhowell, in Powys, became fixated on teen Kenna Carlson a
Stalker behind 'emotional rape' online of author's daughter has jail term upheld
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Mark Jury, 41, of Crickhowell, in Powys, became fixated on teen Kenna Carlson and her mum Kristine after meeting the author on a transatlantic flight in 2007. He initially targeted the mum in a relentless stalking campaign before turning to her... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Wilsons Auctions in Mallusk to create 10 jobs after landing £25m proceeds of crime contractAuctions is to create 10 jobs in Northern Ireland after winning a £25m deal to
Wilsons Auctions in Mallusk to create 10 jobs after landing £25m proceeds of crime contract
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Auctions is to create 10 jobs in Northern Ireland after winning a £25m deal to sell off the proceeds of crime for seven UK police forces. The family company, which is based in Mallusk, will be the sole auctioneer selling off goods seized by police... Read more
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express
Terrifying 'knocker' SCAM: Police warning as door-step gangs target elderly in their homesForces across the country have issued warnings to vulnerable residents Police
Terrifying 'knocker' SCAM: Police warning as door-step gangs target elderly in their homes
express / Posted 5 days ago
Forces across the country have issued warnings to vulnerable residents Police forces across the country have been issuing alerts after a wave of crimes involving gangs of men who claim to be selling cleaning products but actually are scoping out the... Read more
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walesonline
A man on a bike took an elderly woman's handbag from her armA man on a bicycle took an elderly woman’s handbag from her arm and it was late
A man on a bike took an elderly woman's handbag from her arm
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
A man on a bicycle took an elderly woman’s handbag from her arm and it was later found with £50 cash missing, police have said. Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating the incident. A spokesperson for the force said: “A young man on a bicycle... Read more
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Powys County Times
Crash victim was instructor to pop star Harry StylesSunday just before noon, a mile from nearby St John the Devine Church, on the F
Crash victim was instructor to pop star Harry Styles
Powys County Times / Posted 8 days ago
Sunday just before noon, a mile from nearby St John the Devine Church, on the Fforddlas farm near Cwmbach. A spokesman for Dyfed Powys Police said: “The families of the men are being supported by specially-trained officers.” A spokesman for the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former British solider, 22, arrested at Heathrow 'for terror offences'safety. 'My family doesn't want me to go but I don't care. I want to do it. '
Former British solider, 22, arrested at Heathrow 'for terror offences'
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
safety. 'My family doesn't want me to go but I don't care. I want to do it. 'As soon as I get my passport back from the police I'm going to try and get over there again. 'It's not illegal and I don't see how they can stop me.' A Dyfed-Powys... Read more
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walesonline
Man arrested on suspicion of attempting to leave UK to fight ISISseeing how it is out there and how much people need help, I just decided to go.
Man arrested on suspicion of attempting to leave UK to fight ISIS
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
seeing how it is out there and how much people need help, I just decided to go. “I’m not concerned with my own safety.” Dyfed-Powys Police, which is involved in the case, became involved after being made aware that the Pembrey resident was... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Mid Wales microlight crash: One of two killed was pop star Harry Styles' flying instructor « Shropshire Starlast April and Harry had a lesson in it just two months later while back in his
Mid Wales microlight crash: One of two killed was pop star Harry Styles' flying instructor « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 10 days ago
last April and Harry had a lesson in it just two months later while back in his Cheshire home town. Sharon Reynolds, Dyfed-Powys Police spokeswoman, said the men’s next of kin had been informed and the coroner has been told about the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Harry Styles' flying instructor killed in air crash of plane star flewcrashed down in the field in Mid Wales on Sunday afternoon with his Scott Penli
Harry Styles' flying instructor killed in air crash of plane star flew
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
crashed down in the field in Mid Wales on Sunday afternoon with his Scott Penlington 25, on board A spokesman for Dyfed Powys Police said: 'The families of the men are being supported by specially-trained officers.' Daughter Emilie now... Read more
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Powys County Times
Police 'increasingly concerned' for missing Machynlleth woman Agnes de GraafPOLICE are 'growing increasingly concerned' for a missing Machynlleth woman. A
Police 'increasingly concerned' for missing Machynlleth woman Agnes de Graaf
Powys County Times / Posted 11 days ago
POLICE are 'growing increasingly concerned' for a missing Machynlleth woman. Agnes de Graaf, 68, was last seen between 4pm and 5.30pm on Sunday September 11. She is described as 5ft 8’, slim build with short, mousey greying hair, and was wearing... Read more
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express
Two men dead after microlight aircraft crash in Walesarticles The men were declared dead at the scene in the field near the St John
Two men dead after microlight aircraft crash in Wales
express / Posted 11 days ago
articles The men were declared dead at the scene in the field near the St John the Divine church. A spokesman for Dyfed Powys police said: “The families of the men are being supported by specially-trained officers.” The men have not yet... Read more
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Powys County Times
Hundreds evacuated in Llanidloes after gas pipe was broken in RTCin collision with a gas pipe, fence and metal pedestrian railings in Church Str
Hundreds evacuated in Llanidloes after gas pipe was broken in RTC
Powys County Times / Posted 14 days ago
in collision with a gas pipe, fence and metal pedestrian railings in Church Street, causing extensive damage, according to Dyfed Powys Police. The surrounding area was closed for an hour-and-a-half and residents in Longbridge Street were evacuated... Read more
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Powys County Times
Search continues in Dyfi Estuary for missing Machynlleth woman Agnes de GraafSearch and Rescue Team (ASART) ASART reported on Tuesday that water teams were
Search continues in Dyfi Estuary for missing Machynlleth woman Agnes de Graaf
Powys County Times / Posted 15 days ago
Search and Rescue Team (ASART) ASART reported on Tuesday that water teams were out searching for the missing woman, and a Dyfed Powys Police Spokesperson told the County Times on Wednesday: “The multi-agency search for Agnes de Graaf is continuing... Read more
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walesonline
This is why you will see armed police officers in Aberystwyth todayTwenty people are being taken 'hostage' at Aberystwyth University today. But t
This is why you will see armed police officers in Aberystwyth today
walesonline / Posted 16 days ago
Twenty people are being taken 'hostage' at Aberystwyth University today. But there is no need to panic if you see armed police officers on the streets of the town as it is all part of a police training exercise. Uniformed and armed officers from... Read more
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walesonline
Man killed after being hit by freight train in Carmarthenshirein such a small community — it is devastating. Our thoughts are with the family
Man killed after being hit by freight train in Carmarthenshire
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
in such a small community — it is devastating. Our thoughts are with the family." "We attended alongside colleagues from Dyfed-Powys Police and the Welsh Ambulance Service; however, a 27-year-old man was sadly pronounced dead at the scene. His... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Brilliant' young artist found dead weeks after graduating and landing dream jobtragic death has been reported to the Carmarthenshire coroner but is being trea
'Brilliant' young artist found dead weeks after graduating and landing dream job
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
tragic death has been reported to the Carmarthenshire coroner but is being treated as natural causes. A Dyfed-Powys Police spokeswoman said: "We are investigating the death of a 26-year-old woman. "Officers attended a... Read more
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walesonline
'Brilliant' young artist found dead just weeks after graduatingyoung artist was found dead at her West Wales home just weeks after graduating
'Brilliant' young artist found dead just weeks after graduating
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
young artist was found dead at her West Wales home just weeks after graduating and landing the job of her dreams. Police are investigating but Jess Knowles, 26, is believed to have died from a mystery seizure in her flat. Tributes flooded... Read more
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walesonline
Dead birds of prey found on estate of Queen's representative in Walesdiscovered on the Glanusk estate. The land belongs to the Legge-Bourke family.
Dead birds of prey found on estate of Queen's representative in Wales
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
discovered on the Glanusk estate. The land belongs to the Legge-Bourke family. Shân Legge-Bourke is Lord Lieutenant of Powys and the mother of the nanny of Princes Harry and William, Tiggy. There is no suggestion the family have done anything... Read more
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Powys County Times
Lorry hits Llanidloes market hall...againCouncil about it many times. “It’s not happened for a couple of months but it
Lorry hits Llanidloes market hall...again
Powys County Times / Posted 25 days ago
Council about it many times. “It’s not happened for a couple of months but it has been going on for years and years.” A Dyfed Powys Police spokesperson said: “At approximately 2.35pm this afternoon, police were made aware of a road traffic... Read more
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walesonline
Shocking video shows flooding after torrential rain battered Walessome of the dramatic scenes as torrential rain continued to batter parts of sou
Shocking video shows flooding after torrential rain battered Wales
walesonline / Posted 26 days ago
some of the dramatic scenes as torrential rain continued to batter parts of south and west Wales last night. Firefighters, police and rescue services were called to a number of flooding incidents yesterday (Saturday, September 3). Heavy rain and... Read more
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walesonline
A body has been found in the sea four miles off the Welsh coastthe casualty back to the lifeboat station. The discovery is not believed to be
A body has been found in the sea four miles off the Welsh coast
walesonline / Posted 30 days ago
the casualty back to the lifeboat station. The discovery is not believed to be connected to yesterday's incident A police spokesperson said: " Dyfed-Powys Police can confirm a body of a male has been recovered from water between Aberystwyth... Read more
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express
Body pulled from the sea at Welsh coast in another tragedy in Britain's seas this summerthe alarm after they saw an empty boat circling off the South Beach. The incid
Body pulled from the sea at Welsh coast in another tragedy in Britain's seas this summer
express / Posted 30 days ago
the alarm after they saw an empty boat circling off the South Beach. The incidents are not thought to be connected. A police spokesperson said: "Dyfed-Powys Police can confirm a body of a male has been recovered from water between Aberystwyth... Read more
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Powys County Times
'Sexual grooming' figures shock in Dyfed-Powysonline or offline, with children often unaware that they have been groomed and
'Sexual grooming' figures shock in Dyfed-Powys
Powys County Times / Posted 30 days ago
online or offline, with children often unaware that they have been groomed and that what has happened to them is abuse. Dyfed Powys Police saw the highest number of recorded crimes with a total of 60, followed by South Wales Police with 35,... Read more
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walesonline
Concern over young people sharing 'naked selfies' growsA 14-year-old boy who sent a naked picture of himself to a schoolgirl on Snapch
Concern over young people sharing 'naked selfies' grows
walesonline / Posted 30 days ago
A 14-year-old boy who sent a naked picture of himself to a schoolgirl on Snapchat was added to the police database, Welsh police have revealed. Officers said he was one of soaring numbers of young people criminalised as the number of offences... Read more
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walesonline
Man dies after boat rescue500m offshore. They found two men overboard. The two men were pulled to safet
Man dies after boat rescue
walesonline / Posted 30 days ago
500m offshore. They found two men overboard. The two men were pulled to safety and were taken to Bronglais Hospital. A Dyfed-Powys Police spokeswoman said: "UK Coastguard, the RNLI and the Welsh Ambulance Service responded to an incident... Read more
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express
Dramatic rescue of two men thrown in to sea from small motor boatreported an empty speedboat circling the waters in Aberystwyth Harbour, Wales.
Dramatic rescue of two men thrown in to sea from small motor boat
express / Posted 30 days ago
reported an empty speedboat circling the waters in Aberystwyth Harbour, Wales. The town's lifeboats were launched and police, air ambulance, and coastguard crews were alerted at around 9.40am this morning. Related articles Brit DJ kisses... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Stewart McEwan 'Great guy lived life to the full'pathologist at the Heath Hospital in Cardiff and the cause of death remains una
Stewart McEwan 'Great guy lived life to the full'
Reading Evening Post / Posted 1 months ago
pathologist at the Heath Hospital in Cardiff and the cause of death remains unascertained at this stage. A statement from Dyfed-Powys police said there was “nothing positive to suggest drowning and therefore the death is being treated as... Read more
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birminghammail
Man swept out to sea named as West Midlands man Luke MortonA man swept out into the sea off the Welsh coast is from the West Midlands, pol
Man swept out to sea named as West Midlands man Luke Morton
birminghammail / Posted 1 months ago
A man swept out into the sea off the Welsh coast is from the West Midlands, police have confirmed. Luke Morton, aged 23, is believed to have been cut off by the tide before being swept off rocks and into the sea. The incident happened near the... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Road closed after two-vehicle crash « Shropshire StarDyfed Powys Police have closed the A483 near to the Ardleen turn, between Welsh
Road closed after two-vehicle crash « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 1 months ago
Dyfed Powys Police have closed the A483 near to the Ardleen turn, between Welshpool and Llanymynech. There was queuing traffic in both directions between Buttington Roundabout in Buttington and Horse Show Inn in Arddleen. Officers were asking... Read more
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walesonline
Staff threatened with a knife during a robbery in LlanelliCross jacket and grey tracksuit trousers with a tear in them at the time of the
Staff threatened with a knife during a robbery in Llanelli
walesonline / Posted 1 months ago
Cross jacket and grey tracksuit trousers with a tear in them at the time of the offence. Detective Inspector Matt Webb, of Dyfed Powys Police, said: “No-one was injured but the victims are obviously in shock. This is an unusual offence to happen in... Read more

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