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A positive future for young people in Maindee

This week I was delighted to see confident, empowered young people from Maindee delivering a workshop to adults that looked at the dangers of knife crime and drugs.

Guest blog: Carys Lee, young victims’ support worker with...

Umbrella Cymru is commissioned by the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent to provide support services to any young person under the age of 18 who has been...

Longer prison sentences for assault on emergency service workers

Commissioner welcomes new guidelines for dealing with assault on emergency service workers.

Police and Crime Commissioner praises Gwent Police for domestic...

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, has praised the efforts of Gwent Police to police domestic abuse and support victims during the pandemic.

Youth Work Week 2021

Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert has praised the invaluable work of youth workers to celebrate National Youth Work Week.

Volunteers wanted to monitor police dog welfare

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, is recruiting volunteers who are passionate about animals to help ensure that Gwent’s police dogs are well looked...

Putting vulnerable communities first

The Police and Crime Commissioner and Deputy Commissioner for Gwent met with the Older People Commissioner for Wales to discuss how they and partners can work together to put...

Violence and abuse will not be tolerated on our high streets

Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, has condemned the growing problem of violence and abuse targeted towards retail staff on the UK’s high streets.

Guest Blog: Liam Jenkins, County in the Community

My name is Liam Jenkins, I am 24 and I am the Premier League Kicks co-ordinator for Newport County’s charitable trust, County in the Community.

Funding available to support children and young people

Organisations in Gwent can bid for a share of £300,000 from the Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office to fund projects that support children and young people affected by...

Abuse has no age limit

Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, has hosted an online webinar for frontline professionals, shining a light on the devastating impact of abuse on older...

Gwent communities to benefit from crime prevention money

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has received £699,564 from the Home Office to fund crime prevention measures in Pillgwenlly in Newport and Rhymney in Caerphilly....