Crime for Cardigan

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Street-level crime and anti-social behaviour in from the Home Office.

To protect privacy, crimes are mapped to points on or near the road where they occurred.

Street name Crime type

Police station and neighbourhood policing team

Neighbourhood police station

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Cardigan Rural neighbourhood policing team

Inspector Paul Bonning

Inspector Paul Bonning is based in Cardigan Police Station covering the Neighbourhood Policing Areas of Cardigan, Newcastle Emlyn, Fishguard and Crymych. He has previously worked in the Metropolitan Police for 12 years before joining Dyfed Powys Police. Since that time has been based at Pembroke Dock, Carmarthen, Lampeter and Aberystwyth Police Stations. Although originally from Pembroke Dock he now lives with his family in Carmarthenshire.

Sergeant Alison Rees

Sergeant Alison Rees was born and brought up in Pembrokeshire. She joined Avon and Somerset Constabulary in 1986 and spent 8 years policing in Bristol before transferring "home" to Dyfed -Powys in 1994. On return to the area she was stationed at Cardigan Police Station, and has served there both as a PC and then Sergeant. In January 2007 she joined the Neighbourhood Policing Team, with responsibility for supervising the team in the Mid and South Ceredigion area.

PC Alun Jones

PC Alun Jones has been a serving Police Officer with Dyfed-Powys Police for over twenty years. He spent two years in Newtown, Powys before transferring to Whitland, Police Headquarters in Carmarthen, Lampeter, Llandysul, and Aberaeron. He has worked as part of the Neighbourhood Policing Team covering Cardigan Rural area since October 2006.

PCSO Matthew Kieboom

PCSO Matthew Kieboom joined Dyfed-Powys Police in June 2013, and is now a member of your Neighbourhood Policing Team for Cardigan and its surrounding wards.He has spent the last few years working in Tesco's Cardigan. Prior to that PCSO Kieboom served 12 years as a Captain in the British Army. He is proud to be back in uniform and looks forward to taking ownership of local issues and driving them forward. He intends to provide the same high level of service and dedication to the people of Cardigan and its wards as he has done both for Wales and Great Britain.Although originally from Canada, he has now settled locally with his wife and is beginning to learn Welsh to better assist the people of Ceredigion. They are both honoured to call Ceredigion their home.

PCSO Hedydd Llewelyn
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Upcoming events

  • Cardigan Rural PACT Meeting

    When: 24th April 2014, 5.30pm

    Where: Gogerddan Arms, Tanygroes.

    A meeting for anyone who wishes to raise a community issue with their local Neighbourhood Policing Team. All welcome.

  • Police Surgeries at Aberporth

    When: 6th May 2014, 9.30am

    Where: Aberporth Country Market, Aberporth Village Hall

    Surgery for anyone who wishes to raise an issue with their local Neighbourhood Policing Team in an informal setting. All welcome.

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