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Castle Road RTC 17 May 2019
Castle Road in Bedford has been closed between Pembroke Street and York Street after a road traffic collision outside Kidman's Pharmacy. It's believed an elderly lady has...
(l-R) Aaron Miller, Caleb Brown, Jacob Morgan, Ramon Djuana
Three 15-year-old boys and a 19-year-old man, who stabbed and battered a Bedford boy to death and filmed him as he lay defenceless on the ground, were jailed for a total of...
Police news
A member of the public contacted Bedfordshire Police at 1pm this afternoon (Tuesday 21 May), believing they'd seen someone with a gun near Bedford Central Library in...
Charge/Arrest Bedford Bedfordshire Police
A drugs raid carried out by Bedfordshire Police on Clapham Road last week has led to a Leicester man being charged with drugs supply offences. Police carried out a warrant on a...
Barkers Lane crash
A man has been airlifted to hospital after the car he was in spun off the road and smashed into a tree along Barkers Lane in Bedford. Two men were in the car when it crashed...
Luton Crown Court
A Bedford man who lost control and forcibly shook an eight-month old baby boy was given a suspended sentence today (15 May). Alan Thompson, 34, caused the child...
Police on the beat
Bedfordshire's Police and Crime Commissioner (PPC), Kathryn Holloway, has called for tougher penalties for those who assault police officers in the line of duty. Commissioner Holloway...
Mile Road and Kempston Block Gang Jailed
Five men, involved in clashes between the rival Kempston Block and Mile Road gangs in 2017, have been sent to prison for their part in a kidnap and multiple conspiracies...
Police Chief Constable interview panel
Bedfordians are being invited to help question candidates for the position of Police Chief Constable at a bid to open up the interview process for the county's top police...
Cemeren Yilmaz
A 20 year old man and three 15 year olds who stabbed a battered another boy to death were today found guilty of murder. In the gang related attack one of...