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Police and Crime Commissioner backs call for more rights for...

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, has backed calls by the Victims’ Commissioner for victims of crime to have more rights protected by law.

Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent receives...

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) for Gwent has received a national award for transparency for the sixth year in a row.

Parking enforcement

Civil parking enforcement powers transferred to the five local authorities in Gwent in 2019

Dog owners urged to be cautious

Dog owners in Gwent are encouraged to be extra vigilant following a rise in dog thefts across the UK during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Funding available for victims of domestic abuse and sexual...

A fund of £139,000 is available for services supporting victims of domestic abuse and sexual violence in Gwent.

Guest blog: Nick Lewis, director of Umbrella Cymru

Umbrella Cymru provides high quality emotional and practical support, information, and advocacy for LGBT+ victims of crime.

Domestic Abuse Bill must recognise children as victims

The UK Government’s Domestic Abuse Bill must do more to recognise and protect children as victims through the family court processes.

Don’t fall for romance fraud this Valentine’s Day

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, is encouraging people to spot the signs of romance fraud this Valentine’s Day.

HQ surveyor praises apprentices

A Bargoed man learning new skills and earning qualifications while working on Gwent Police’s new headquarters is encouraging others to consider an apprenticeship.

Guest blog: Kate Lloyd, Cyber Protect Officer

We spoke to Gwent Police’s Cyber Protect Officer, Kate Lloyd, about the work she is doing to keep people in Gwent safe online.

Coronavirus vaccine scams warning

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, is warning residents to be alert to fraudulent emails, calls, and texts asking for bank details and other personal...

UK Government announces major funding boost for victims

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, has welcomed the UK Government’s announcement of a £40million funding boost for services that support victims of...