About Safe and Secure 24/7 Locksmiths & Security
- Your Local Locksmith covering Mid Wales & Shropshire

When you call us, you will speak to Darrell not a person in a call centre.  Safe and Secure 24/7 Locksmiths & Security was launched by Darrell in January 2011 after having served 30 years as a police officer, 28 of those in London and the last two on secondment with Dyfed-Powys Police.  

Darrell underwent extensive training with the Master Locksmiths Association and others. Darrell continually keeps himself up to date with ongoing training updates and all the latest products coming to market.

Due to an extensive policing background, we are able to think like a burglar and therefore help you to best protect your burglary,  we maintain an insight into all current domestic and burglary methods and trends in order to provide best service to our customers throughout Powys and Shropshire. 

When you choose Safe and Secure 24/7 Locksmiths & Security, we are fully CRB checked and security vetted and is able to look at your security from a unique perspective of knowing rather than guessing how criminals act and think, combined with his vast up to date product knowledge.

Since 2011, we have built a solid reputation offering first class security advice and installations.

We have two main focuses:


We offer routine and 24/7 emergency Locksmith services both domestic and commercial.

Our commercial customers include, housing associations, estate agents, Powys County Council, Shropshire County Council, many local holiday parks, shops and supermarkets as well as domestic residential customers.

Our services range from people locked out, doors (Including UPVC) not locking or unlocking, key cutting services, lock and security repairs and upgrades (See relevant page for full details)


Having worked most of his working life as a police officer, Darrell understands how devastating it is to be a victim of crime and has never lost the passion for helping people not to become a victim, we genuinely care about our customers’ security.

We are able to offer unbiased expert security advice based on policing and security knowledge combined with our product knowledge of the ever developing security market. 

We sell and install safes, Intruder and Medical alarm systems and CCTV and can source, supply and install any locks or other security equipment.

Darrell’s operational policing background both uniform & crime provides him a unique perspective when undertaking security reviews both in terms of the prevention of domestic or commercial acquisitive crime such as burglary, or other theft, general target hardening or the prevention of harm to persons or property that combined with my knowledge of locking and security products makes for a very sound combination when offering security advice.

Safe and Secure 24/7 Locksmiths & Security have developed an excellent reputation for reliability, professionalism, quality of service and value for money. We aim for nothing less than 100% customer satisfaction and we will continue to develop a sound company reputation.

We look forward to helping you,

Darrell Shephard

Meadow View Barn, Berriew, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8AU.