South Wales Police

Police 'Could've Brought Paedophile Ian Watkins To Justice Nearly Four Years Earlier'

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK

Former Lostprophets frontman Ian Watkins could have been caught nearly four years earlier if allegations about his interest in sex with children had b...

Two-Year-Old Girl Dies Following Accident With 'Unoccupied' Car

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 06.08.2017 | UK

A two-year-old girl has died following an accident with a car in South Wales, police have said. The toddler was involved in the incident at an address...

Finsbury Park Suspect 'Was Reported To Police For Sleeping Drunk In A Van'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 21.06.2017 | UK

The suspected Finsbury Park mosque attacker was reported to police for sleeping “drunk” in a van 24 hours before the rampage, according to a witne...

Defending the Bobby: Why You Might Need to Rethink Your Stance on the Police

Stefan Rollnick | Posted 19.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Stefan Rollnick

Please don't try to demonise the people who are primarily there to keep us safe. Don't wait until something horrendous happens to you to appreciate everything they do for society.

Police Officer Convicted After Sting Catches Him Stealing Pens

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK

Two police officers have pleaded guilty to theft after being caught by their own force stealing in an undercover sting - although the more junior of t...

Lizard On The Loose

Posted 18.10.2013 | UK

A 5ft-long pet lizard has gone missing from a garden after being let out of the house for some exercise. South Wales Police said the reptile was no...

Swansea Woman Arrested On Suspicion Of Murder

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK

A 23-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man on Saturday, police said. The victim, who has not been na...

Bungling Hitmen Convicted Of Boy's Murder

PA | Posted 01.02.2013 | UK

Two bungling hitmen who stabbed an innocent schoolboy to death by mistake have been convicted of his murder. Ben Hope, 39, and Jason Richards, 38, ...

South Wales Hunting 'Despicable' Killer Of Man With Learning Difficulties

PA | Posted 29.04.2012 | UK

A vulnerable man with learning difficulties was found stabbed in the stomach in the communal hallway to his flat, police said. South Wales Police l...

'Pray For Him' Urges Fabrice's Girlfriend

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK

Bolton Wanderers footballer Fabrice Muamba remains in a critical condition in intensive care after suffering a cardiac arrest. The player's fiancee...

Coyle Hoping For 'Happy Outcome'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK Sport

Bolton Wanderers manager Owen Coyle said he hopes there will be "a happy outcome" for Fabrice Muamba as the player continued to fight for his life aft...

Man Arrested After Posting Racist Tweets About Critically Ill Footballer

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK

A man has been arrested after allegedly making racist remarks on Twitter relating to critically ill soccer star Fabrice Muamba. A 21-year-old man f...

Depraved: Former Police Officer's Paedophile Double Life

PA | Posted 23.12.2011 | UK

A "depraved" former police inspector who led a double life encouraging internet paedophiles to sexually assault children was jailed today for 30 month...

'Absolutely Disgraceful': Breast Cancer Operations Cancelled Because Of Copper Theft

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 14.12.2011 | UK

Metal thieves targeting a hospital back-up generator have forced the suspension of 81 operations at a hospital in South Wales. Jan Williams, the he...

Paranoid Schizophrenic Stabbed Friend After Experts Failed To Intervene, Report Says

PA | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK

A paranoid schizophrenic stabbed a friend to death after experts repeatedly failed to intervene in his case, a damning report concluded. Leyton Wil...

Two Britons Arrested And Held In Kenya

PA | Posted 17.12.2011 | UK

Two Britons are being held by police in Kenya after being arrested near the border with Somalia. The pair are believed to be from Cardiff and South...

Police Investigate Facebook Page Mocking Dead Miners

PA | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK

A shocking Facebook page which mocks the fate of four men killed in a mining disaster in Wales is under investigation. Police have received numerou...

Murky Water Thwarts Mine Rescue Bid

PA | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK

Divers who entered a flooded mine to help free four trapped miners have been forced to return above ground, rescuers said. Specialist...

Miners Remain Trapped Despite Huge Rescue Operation

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK

Emergency services are conducting a "difficult rescue operation" after four miners were trapped by water in the Gleision Colliery in Pontardawe, Swans...