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02/03/2020

South Wales Police becomes one of the world’s first law enforcement agencies to …

The rights of children have been put to the forefront as South Wales Police becomes one of the world’s first law enforcement agencies to adopt a Children’s Rights Charte…

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27/02/2020

Commissioner Team again recognised for openness and transparency in 2020

The South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner Team are one of twenty eight in England & Wales to have been awarded a 2020 Transparency Quality Mark for meeting stat…

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30/01/2020

South Wales Police & Crime Panel supports proposed increase to the police precep…

The South Wales Police and Crime Panel has agreed to increase the police precept which will be used to tackle serious violence and organised crime, to prevent offending a…

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20/12/2019

PCSO represents South Wales Police in new Leadership Programme for Wales

On the 10th December, Police & Crime Commissioner Alun Michael and Deputy Chief Constable Jeremy Vaughan were pleased to join The Future Generations Commissioner for …

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19/12/2019

South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner formally accredited as a living wage emp…

We are delighted to announce that we are now an accredited Living Wage Employer. This means that every member of staff working for the South Wales Police & Crime Comm…

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08/11/2019

Commissioner responds to Facial Recognition criticism

South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Alun Michael has responded to comments made today by North Wales Police & Crime Commissioner Arfon Jones around the use of F…

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07/11/2019

Advertisement for an Independent Co-opted Member of the South Wales Police and …

The South Wales Police and Crime Panel (the Panel) is looking for a committed and enthusiastic individual to join the Panel as an Independent Co-opted Member until 31st O…

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30/10/2019

New report shows complex nature of prostitution and sex work in England & Wales

A report into the nature and prevalence of prostitution in England & Wales has been published today by the Home Office.

The research, conducted by the University of B…

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03/10/2019

New strategy launched to tackle Violence against Women & Girls in South Wales

On Thursday 3rd October at Cardiff County Hall, Police & Crime Commissioner, Rt Hon Alun Michael, welcomed partners from across South Wales to formally launch a new j…

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30/09/2019

Commissioner recognises the contribution of BAME Development Champions

This week Police and Crime Commissioner Alun Michael held the first of a series of recognition events to acknowledge the ongoing commitment and support of officers and st…

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19/09/2019

Victims Commissioner visits South Wales

On Thursday 12th September 2019, South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner Alun Michael welcomed the new Victims Commissioner, Dame Vera Baird to South Wales to look a…

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04/09/2019

Commissioner Alun Michael responds to Facial Recognition judgement

Responding to the conclusion of the Judicial Review around the use of Facial Recognition by South Wales Police, Police & Crime Commissioner Alun Michael said:

“My pri…

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Latest News

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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