News Room

New officers joining the ranks of Gwent Police

I am delighted to welcome the 40 new police officers who have begun their initial training with Gwent Police this month, and the 17 new community support officers who have...

Voices of communities heard during ASB Awareness Week

This week is Anti-Social Behaviour week, which aims to encourage communities to take a stand against ASB and highlight the options available to those facing it.

Commissioner praises Lewis School for commitment to diversity and...

Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Jeff Cuthbert, has praised pupils and staff from Lewis School Pengam for their commitment to celebrating diversity and inclusion.

Anti-social Behaviour Awareness Week

Addressing anti-social behaviour is one of the key priorities in my police and crime plan.

Remembering the victims of ‘honour-based’ crimes

Honour-based abuse can be a violent crime or other abuse which has been committed to protect or defend the ‘honour’ of the family or community.

Gwent Police launches new unit to support victims

A new unit which aims to support victims of crime has been launched in Gwent.

Bold and ambitious leadership to meet the ever-changing demands...

A new initiative, called ‘MeUs’, was launched on Wednesday 7 July by Jane Hutt, Minister for Social Justice.

Remembering victims of the Srebrenica genocide

The Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, Eleri Thomas, joined community and faith leaders in an online event hosted by Gwent Police to remember the victims of the...

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.