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11/11/2020

Remembrance Day 2020: Please continue to adhere to current Covid-19 guidance fro…

The 11th November marks Remembrance Day and due to the ongoing public health emergency, events to mark the day will be very different than those in the past. As the natio…

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09/11/2020

Commissioner urges communities to do the right thing as Wales moves out of a two…

As Wales moves out of a two-week firebreak lockdown, South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Alun Michael is calling on individuals, families and communities across Sou…

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03/11/2020

Appointment of Jeremy Vaughan as Chief Constable approved by the Police and Crim…

The Police and Crime Panel for South Wales has today approved the appointment of Jeremy Vaughan as Chief Constable of South Wales Police. 

 

The Panel endorsed a recommen…

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27/10/2020

Commissioner announces preferred candidate for Chief Constable appointment

Alun Michael, Police and Crime Commissioner for South Wales, has today announced his intention to appoint DCC Jeremy Vaughan as Chief Constable of South Wales Police.

The…

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20/10/2020

National firebreak for Wales – A statement from Police & Crime Commissioner Alun…

A “short, sharp firebreak” will be introduced in Wales to help regain control of Coronavirus, First Minister Mark Drakeford has confirmed.

The national restrictions will …

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09/10/2020

South Wales Police mark Hate Crime Awareness Week

This year, Hate Crime Awareness Week (October 10-17) falls at a time when our communities are facing the ongoing challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.

In line with a na…

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22/09/2020

Chief Constable Matt Jukes to take up Metropolitan Police role

In November 2020, Chief Constable Matt Jukes will take up an appointment with the Metropolitan Police as Assistant Commissioner, initially responsible for the Met’s trans…

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11/09/2020

Covid-19: Commissioner responds following additional measures announced by the F…

In response to additional measures announced today by First Minister Mark Drakeford to help tackle a rise in cases of Covid-19, South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner …

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11/08/2020

Commissioner statement following the Court of Appeal judgement on use of Facial …

South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner Rt Hon Alun Michael has issued a statement following the Court of Appeal judgement on the use of Facial Recognition. 

Police a…

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29/07/2020

Police and Crime Commissioner secures more than £500,000 for Merthyr Tydfil

The South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner has been successful in securing more than half a million pounds for Merthyr Tydfil from the Home Office’s Safer Streets Fund…

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24/07/2020

Commissioner responds to criticism from Welsh Conservatives

Responding to criticisms made by Welsh Conservatives on Friday 24th July regarding his office staffing and public relations costs, Police and Crime Commissioner for South…

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21/07/2020

Collaboration between Welsh Police Forces Praised in New Report

Today sees the publication of the HMICFRS PEEL Spotlight Report ‘The Hard Yards’.

Rt. Hon Alun Michael, Chair of the Wales Policing Group and Police & Crime Commissio…

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Taskforce takes action on violence against women and girls

A new all-Wales taskforce bringing together leading agencies is working to challenge attitudes and behaviours across Wales and rebuild women’s trust t…

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South Wales Police falls silent in remembrance of those who have laid down their…

Today, a remembrance service – led by South Wales Police Chief Constable Jeremy Vaughan and Police and Crime Commissioner Alun Michael, and officiated…

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Police & Crime Commissioner secures over £180k to improve the safety of women in…

South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner Alun Michael and his team have won £182,750 from the Home Office’s Safety of Women at Night Fund, to promo…

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