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Chief Constable recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Chief Constable Pam Kelly has been recognised with a Queen’s Police Medal as part of the Queen’s Birthday Honours for 2022.

Senghenydd Youth Drop-In Centre open day

The Senghenydd Youth Drop-In Centre in Caerphilly held an open day this week to offer young people somewhere to go during the half term.

New league tables show how quickly police forces answer 999...

The time it takes each police force in the UK to answer emergency 999 calls has been published for the first time ever, in a bid to further improve the speed of the service...

Residents asked for their views on 101 and 999 services

Residents in Gwent are being asked to share their experiences of the 101 and 999 services, as well as preferences for future modes of contact.

Assaults on emergency workers rise

I am disgusted to see that assaults on emergency service workers have risen over the last year.

Violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence...

The Welsh Government has launched a new strategy for tackling violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence (VAWDASV) in Wales until 2026.

Gwent charity opens new base to support local residents

The Helping Caring Team, which supports the homeless and other vulnerable people across Gwent, has opened a new base in Blackwood town centre backed by money from the Gwent...

Justice in Wales – Now and in the Future

A statement by the four Welsh Police & Crime Commissioners

Police and Crime Commissioner welcomes anti-racism plan

Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, has welcomed the draft Police Race Action Plan released by the National Police Chiefs Council and College of Policing.

Out and about in Blackwood and Rhymney

I visited Blackwood and Rhymney this week to meet with the local policing teams, and to speak with residents and traders about the issues that matter to them.

Police and Crime Commissioner funds projects protecting children...

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, is funding two projects that support young people who are at risk of becoming involved in serious crime.

St Andrew’s Primary School children quiz commissioner

Children from St Andrew’s Primary School in Newport have met with the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, for a question-and-answer session to find out...