North Wales Police

by / on May 16, 2017 at 12:37 pm / in North Wales Police, Regional News

Boat owners’ warning after harbour thefts

Police are warning boat owners to be on their guard after a spate of thefts in Conwy county. Three outboard motors and fishing equipment have been stolen from boats in Rhos-on-Sea and Conwy harbours over the past three months. David Williams from North Wales Police said they were appealing to all boat owners to secure their marine equipment and ensure […]

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by / on April 27, 2017 at 12:50 pm / in North Wales Police

North Wales Police Celebrating Safer Communities

    Innovative approaches to community safety are being celebrated across North Wales with the first NWP POP Awards.   North Wales Police will host the first Problem Orientated Partnership (POP) awards at the Quay, Deganwy, in September when the best projects from across the region will be in the running for prizes of £1,000, £750 and £500 to invest […]

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by / on April 26, 2017 at 5:16 pm / in Denbighshire News, North Wales Police

Police and Trading Standards warning over scam e-mails in Denbighshire

  Trading Standards officers in Denbighshire are warning residents and businesses to be on their guard against scam emails requesting payment of an invoice. The warning comes after reports of businesses receiving a link to an invoice from emails that may appear genuine but do not come from a genuine Denbighshire County Council email address. Emlyn Jones, Denbighshire’s Public Protection […]

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by / on April 19, 2017 at 6:05 pm / in Denbighshire News, North Wales Police

Council warns local businesses of ‘Register of Companies’ scam

Denbighshire County Council is alerting people to a new scam where businesses are contacted soon after registering with Companies House to pay a “fee”. The letter from Register of Companies and Businesses purports to be linked to Companies House claiming the recipient is required to “confirm their registration”. The company request a fee of £190, and the implication is that […]

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by / on March 27, 2017 at 12:02 pm / in North Wales Police, Regional News

Bangor flat closed in drug crackdown

A flat in Bangor has been closed down by police for three months. The property on Mount Street was said to be involved with the supply and use of Class A drugs and anti-social behaviour. Caernarfon magistrates granted permission to seal off the flat until Friday 23rd June – it’s now an offence for anyone to enter the building.   […]

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by / on March 23, 2017 at 6:03 pm / in North Wales Police

Launch of Operation Darwen with Ken Skates AM

On Monday, March 27th NWP will be launching Operation Darwen, the annual operation aimed at reducing the risk of motorcycle-related deaths and serious injuries on the roads.   Representatives from North Wales Police’s Roads Policing Unit – who are also keen motorcyclists will be in attendance at Rhug Farm in Corwen from 10:30am along with Cabinet Secretary for Economy and […]

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by / on March 21, 2017 at 9:59 pm / in Local News & Archive, North Wales Police

Caught on Camera: Lorry driver fined for Rhaullt Hill crash

Dashcam footage has been released of the moment a lorry driver crashed into a broken down car on the A55. Thomas Holland from Llangollen pleaded guilty to crashing his HGV into a Kio Sorento car at Rhuallt Hill last October. The crash left a grandmother, her daughter and two children from Huyton in hospital with injuries. Mold Crown Court heard Holland […]

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by / on March 20, 2017 at 5:50 pm / in Local News & Archive, North Wales Police

Three arrested in A55 drugs bust

Three people have been arrested after Class B drugs were found in a car travelling along the A55. Police made the discovery after they stopped the vehicle in Bodelwyddan at just after 8pm on Saturday night. A 35 year-old man from Pwllheli was found to be driving without insurance and with only an expired provisional licence. The three people from […]

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by / on March 2, 2017 at 7:16 pm / in Conwy News, Local News & Archive, North Wales Police

Pro-active day of Police action in west Conwy.

As part of an Pro-active operation Thursday 2nd March 2017, six people have been arrested in the West Conwy area.   Police executed three Misuse of Drugs Act search warrants in Conwy town.   A quantity of what Police believe to be controlled drugs and cash was seized and a local man is his 20s was arrested on suspicion of possessing […]

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by / on February 28, 2017 at 4:39 pm / in North Wales Police, Regional News

DOUBLE PENALTIES FOR MOTORISTS USING MOBILES

      New drivers face losing their licence if they use their phones at the wheel under tough measures coming into force today (1 March 2017), warned Transport Secretary Chris Grayling.   Motorists using a phone while driving will receive six points on their licence and a £200 fine – up from the previous three points and £100 penalty. […]

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