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Police Line
Bedfordshire Police were called just before 7pm on Saturday (25 January) to a report of a four-car collision in High Street, Bedford, between Debenhams...
Prison x-ray
Troubled HMP Bedford is among 16 of the most challenging prisons to receive innovative new security measures as part of the Government’s crackdown on...
Police on the beat
While Bedfordshire Police has welcomed the latest police funding settlement from the Government - dubbed by Home Secretary Priti Patel as the ‘biggest...
Ryanair aircraft
A man from Bedford who was abusive to cabin crew, other passengers and police after consuming duty free vodka on board a flight to the UK, has been jailed...
Anthony Bolden
A man who escaped from prison before carrying out a kidnap and common assault will now spend eight years and three months behind bars. Anthony Bolden...
Liam Senior
A known Bedford shoplifter has been served with a Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO), preventing him from entering shops in the town centre. Liam Senior...
Bedfordshire Police HQ in Kempston
On Monday 3 February the opening hours for Bedfordshire Police’s Enquiry Offices at their Kempston Headquarters will change.  The revised opening hours...
Shiv Nahar andKen Kwezi
Two drug dealers have been jailed after a major operation by detectives targeting drugs lines in Bedford. The men involved with the ‘Chrisy’...
Police Latest News
The emergency services are attending a collision in Bedford involving a pedestrian and a car. Midland Road is currently closed between the junction with...
Sheila Forder
Bedfordshire Police is inviting members of the local community to attend a focus group, to have an input into a proposed new scheme which will help...
Bedfordshire Police special constables
During 2019, citizens volunteered more than 47,000 hours as special constables to help keep the residents and businesses of Bedfordshire safe...
Luton Crown Court
A man from Bedford has pleaded guilty to raping two women, after DNA evidence matched him to the offences that took place more than 20 years ago...