Legislative Requirements

Research and Guidance

  • Aberystwyth University Rural Crime Study - June 2022 - This report is the third in a biennial series of evaluations of the rural crime and policing initiatives developed across Dyfed-Powys; in addition to the regional examinations which have been published in 2017 and 2019, for the first time this year the survey was extended across all four police forces in Wales. Together with this wider focus beyond Dyfed-Powys, the current survey also targeted rural residents more generally – alongside the farming community – to ascertain their views on policing, crime and wider impacts from Covid and Brexit.
  • Aberystwyth Rural Crime Study –December 2017 - This report focuses on rural and farm crime in the Dyfed-Powys policing area its purpose was to address specific needs of Dyfed-Powys Police (DPP) surrounding the recording and investigation of farm and rural crime.