Police are appealing for information after 18 year-old woman has been reported as missing.
Gwent Police say Colette Banfield of Senghenydd, was last seen in Caerphilly when she was dropped off at the train station at 4.45pm on 29th June.
Colette is described as being white, approximately 5 ft 6 inches tall, of slight build with bright red hair. If you have any information relating to Colette's whereabouts, please call 101 quoting log 184 01/07/15.
Adam Mackie is jailed after wrapping a scarf around his face to hide his identity as he robbed his colleagues at knifepoint.Read the full story ›
The three day annual event, held this year at Caerphilly castle is expected to attract thousands of visitors.Read the full story ›
A chef from St Gwladwys Bargoed Primary School has won School Chef of the Year in a National competitionRead the full story ›
A 15-year-old girl has been taken to hospital following an assault involving a knife at a school near Caerphilly.
Police attended Bedwas Comprehensive School earlier this morning after the report of the incident. Another 15-year-old girl has been arrested on suspicion of assault and is currently in custody.
The assaulted girl suffered an injury to her cheek and a knife has been recovered.
Gwent Police officers are working closely with the school to establish the circumstances of the incident which is believed to be isolated and to not involve any other pupils.
South Wales Fire and Rescue Service are tackling a 'large' grass fire in the Caerphilly area.
It's estimated to be around 100m by 100m in size. It's the most recent of a number of grass fires to be reported across south Wales in recent days.
A wanted man who told police on their own Facebook page to "catch me if you can" has been arrested.
Logan Rhys James, from Caerphilly, had been on the run for a week after being recalled to jail for breaching his licence.
Gwent Police posted the 19-year-old's mugshot on social media with an appeal for information on his whereabouts.
Just hours later a comment appeared, from James' profile, on the forces' Facebook page saying: "Haha catch me if you can wont (sic) see me slipping".
However, the teenager was later arrested in his home town.
This demonstrates our commitment to finding and arresting people who fail to abide by the terms of their release from prison.
Our officers had been making arrest enquiries to locate him and we had also been issuing appeals to trace him. We would like to thank the public, the media and Mr James himself for drawing attention to our efforts to return him to prison.
Police said James had been given an eight month sentence by the courts for affray in June last year.
A community in Caerphilly has been ranked as the most deprived in Wales.
The area labelled as St. James 3, which includes the Lansbury Park estate, has taken the top position in the new Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation.
The index for 2014 - released today - measures factors like income, housing, health, education and access to services.
2011's most deprived community, in Rhyl West, is now in second place.
Blaenau Gwent and Merthyr Tydfil have the highest concentration of deprived communities across Wales.
Police say a man's in custody on suspicion of a public order offence after an incident in Caerphilly where power had to be cut to around 60 homes.
It happened at a property in Buxton Court in Lansbury Park.
Officers left the scene at around 11.30pm last night.
Police have visited around 60 homes in Caerphilly that are without power tonight.
Gas and electricity supplies were stopped after a man threatened to harm himself at a property in Buxton Court in Lansbury Park.
Gwent police made the decision due to the risk of fire at that property and an adjoining one. The police have been at the scene since 3.45pm, joined shortly afterwards by the Fire Service.