24 JAN 2014

MP WELCOMES 10 % DROP IN CRIME SINCE ELECTION

Simon Hart MP has praised local police officers after crime statistics revealed that there has been a 10 % drop in crime since the election.

Crime figures released by the ONS reveal that some reported crimes such as firearm offences have dropped by 36% since May 2010.

Knife crime is also down 22% and vehicle offences by 20%. There has been a drop of 17% in robberies and 14% in burglaries.

"This is a significant drop and it is a great credit to our Police Officers and Community Support Officers who work so hard.

"Dyfed Powys Police is doing a very good job in Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire and our county is safer than ever."

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