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(Placename) a former county in SW Wales: created in 1974 from Cardiganshire, Pembrokeshire, and Carmarthenshire; in 1996 it was replaced by Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire, and Ceredigion


(ˈdʌv ɪd)

a county in Wales. 343,200; 2227 sq. mi. (5767 sq. km).
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Sian Roberts, from Dyfed Drug and Alcohol Service, said: "We would like to discourage even the most frequent user of MDMA, or Ecstasy, from using this drug as we are seeing life-threatening symptoms with some batches circulating in the Dyfed area.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Dyfed Powys is looking to engage with providers of Vehicle Telematics with a potential interest from the other Police Forces across Wales.
But it is understood he only stepped down after asking Dyfed Powys Police Authority to back him, and being told no.
A 49-year-old man was arrested yesterday following an operation between West Midlands and Dyfed Powys Police.
Simon Heeley moved from West Midlands Police's Professional Standards department to take up a post as a uniformed sergeant at Dyfed Powys police, in mid-Wales, more than a year ago.
THE former probation chief of Dyfed, Geoffrey Cartledge, yesterday spoke of his relief at being cleared of fiddling his expenses.
Agency : The Police and Crime Commissioner for Dyfed Powys
Police officers in Dyfed Powys said they were concerned for the welfare of Jasmin Bouchami who was last seen on the evening of April 4 at her temporary address in Buttington, Welshpool, Powys.
Dyfed Powys Police, in mid and west Wales, investigated the allegations in February 2007 and took no action after concluding they were groundless.
A Dyfed-Powys Police spokeswoman said: " The investigation has concluded and Dyfed Powys Police can now confirm that, following advice from the Crown Prosecution Service, a 61-year-old man from Carmarthenshire has been charged with nine offences of indecent assault and three offences of attempt indecent assault.
Dyfed Powys Police say the discovery is unrelated to Wednesday's incident where a man died after two people were pulled from the water by the Aberystwyth Lifeboat.