Update In Relation To 'operation Blue Quartz'

Update In Relation To 'operation Blue Quartz'


Monday 13th Jul 2020


Further to our statement in November regarding an investigation linked to the Criccieth Family Church, North Wales Police can confirm that Ben Thomas, Pastor for the church appeared before Llandudno Magistrates Court today charged with 40 offences of a sexual nature.

This is now an ongoing matter for the courts and it would be inappropriate to make any further comment. If anybody who has not already spoken to us feels they may have information of relevance to the enquiry please make contact using the following methods:

Email: OperationBlueQuartz@nthwales.pnn.police.uk

Or ring 101 and quote  ‘Operation Blue Quartz’.