The victim of the car crash on the A4223 Nant-y-Gwyddon Road early on Saturday morning has been named.Read the full story ›
South Wales Police is appealing for witnesses after a fatal road traffic collision which occurred at 02.03hrs on Saturday 30 July 2016 on the A4223 Nant-y-Gwyddon Road in Porth.
The collision involved a red Ford Fiesta and sadly resulted in the death of the 26-year old male driver.
His family have been informed and are being supported by a family liaison officer.
Chloe Thomas had denied being cruel to 17-month-old son Finley Thomas. Boyfriend Sean Buckley is on trial for murder.Read the full story ›
Finley Thomas was a "lovely, happy beautiful baby" and changed in the months leading up to his death, a court has heard.Read the full story ›
Finley Thomas was found motionless and looking "ghostly" in colour by paramedics at his home in Tonypandy.Read the full story ›
A wife and son of a man found dead at his home have appeared in Cardiff Crown Court charged with his murder.
Maria Hopes, 45, and son Leon Port, 23, deny killing 45-year-old Mark Hopes at their family home in the Rhondda.
Mr Hopes was found dead at the home he shared with his wife in Brithweunydd Road, Tonypandy, in October last year.
Both mother and son pleaded not guilty to murder. Both were remanded in custody to await trial later in the year.
A woman has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash involving a number of parked cars.
It happened at approximately 7:40 on Sunday morning on Ynyscynon road in Tonypandy.
The woman, who was a passenger was transferred to the Royal Glamorgan hospital for treatment.
The female driver of the car was also taken for treatment and has since been arrested. Police say she is assisting them with their enquiries, along with two men who were driving behind.
Police are asking anyone with information to come forward, and have thanked the people affected by road closures for their patience.
Dean Doggett, Jamie Leyshon, and Kylie Thomas, were arrested after the "vicious assault" on Wayne Letherby outside the De Winton pub.Read the full story ›
Dean Doggett and Jamie Leyshon had been on trial for two weeks for killing Wayne Letherby outside the De Winton pub.Read the full story ›
Two women and one man have been arrested following the death of a 45 year-old man on Saturday morning.
Police were called to an address on Brithweunydd Road in Trealaw, Tonypandy at around 7.20am.
Two women aged 45 and 23, and a 23-year-old man remain in police custody.
Police say they are treating the death as a murder.
I am keen to hear from anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious on or near Brithweunydd Road between 8am on Friday 2nd October and 7.20am on Saturday 3rd October.
I would like to reassure the public that incidents of this nature are extremely rare and a full investigation is underway to establish exactly what happened to the victim.