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Dyfed-Powys Police turn tractor into marked vehicle - BBC News
It is not the sort of vehicle you would associate with police chases, but a tractor is the latest mode of transport in one force's fleet. The tractor, complete with flashing blue lights, was given a makeover to turn it into a marked vehicle by Dyfed ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:27:27 GMT
Police forces in Shropshire and Powys defend Taser use - shropshirestar.com
Dyfed-Powys Police has been highlighted in a report as having the country's lowest use of taser per 100 officers with two - 26 out of 1,120. West Mercia Police used the stun gun eight times per 100 officers - with 179 total uses out of 2,131 policemen ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:08:03 GMT
Welsh police Dyfed-Powys Police unveil marked tractor as new addition to fleet - The Independent
Dyfed-Powys Police said they hoped the “novelty piece of kit” would strike a chord with residents when it was unveiled during the Royal Welsh Agricultural Show. The tractor was given a makeover for the force to use during the summer. Inspector Tim ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:00:46 GMT
Care agency set to take on 50 workers in Powys - shropshirestar.com
Powys County Council went out to tender earlier this year for new contracts for adult care. This week the Abacare Care Agency Ltd announced that it has 50 additional positions available in north Powys with the option of 16 hour contracts and free full ...
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:31:51 GMT