Posted: Sat 25th Mar 2017

Update Regarding The Ongoing Counter Terrorism Investigation

This article is old - Published: Saturday, Mar 25th, 2017

The Wales Extremism and Counter Terrorism Unit (WECTU), supported by officers of Dyfed-Powys Police, have today provided assistance to The Metropolitan Police, following yesterday’s incident in London. In doing this, they have conducted a search of one property in Carmarthenshire – this search has concluded. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The occupants are receiving appropriate support. They are not suspects and have not been arrested. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

There is no threat to the area and we are supporting the broader investigation by the MPS Counter Terrorism Command. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

We will continue to review our security arrangements working with colleagues and partners across Wales and wish to reassure our communities that Dyfed-Powys remains one of the safest areas to live, work and visit. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



Spotted something? Got a story? Email News@News.Wales



More from Dyfed Powys Police

Response to London incident on 22nd March 2017

Dyfed Powys Police

Serious Rtc Sydney Rees Way, Haverfordwest 19/3/17

Dyfed Powys Police

UPDATE – Serious RTC Sydney Rees Way, Haverfordwest

Dyfed Powys Police

Dyfed Powys Police Supports National Awareness Day For Child Sexual Exploitation

Dyfed Powys Police

Belt Up! – All Wales Seatbelt Campaign

Dyfed Powys Police

Police Investigate Theft Of Farm Gates

Dyfed Powys Police

Latest from News.Wales

Plans to Build New Homes on Derelict Farm in Wrexham Village Likely to be Rejected

Wrexham Council

Plea for Extensive Training on Social Media Made After Councillor’s Viral Rant

Torfaen Council

Blaenau Gwent Council Budget Tweaks Result in Lower Than Expected Council Tax Rise

Blaenau Gwent Council

Protest forces cancellation of LGBTQI campaigner Peter Tatchell’s talk in Gwent town

Monmouthshire Council

Former World Champion Darts Player Gerwyn Price Granted Permission for New Fish and Chip Shop

Caerphilly County Borough Council

Merthyr Tydfil Town Centre Office to HMO Conversion Raises Concerns

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council