Sunday, September 15, 2019

Police & Crime

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Police on the beat
Bedfordshire Police have charged two teenagers with wounding with intent after a man was stabbed in Kempston last week. The incident, on...
A Bedfordshire arsonist who put five people's lives at risk and caused one and a half million pounds' worth of damage in Wootton and Biddenham was give a life sentence today. Alexander Gentry...
Luton Crown Court
Bedfordshire Police have made use of innovative legislation to crack down on four people suspected of being involved in human trafficking.
appeal
Houses in Queens Park were damaged in the early hours of Friday morning (16 August) after a car was set alight on Cutcliffe Place. A black Vauxhall Corsa was set on fire at around...
River bank from prebend street bridge
Bedford Borough Council say they've been forced to move four benches on a bank of the River Great Ouse after complaints they had attracted criminal activity and anti-social...
Chocmobile
A unique ice cream van, stolen from Royston in Hertfordshire two weeks ago, has been located by Bedfordshire Police in Kempston Hardwick. Overnight on 31 July, Hotel...
Ford End Road CCTV July 2019
Police have released CCTV images of two men, who they believe were involved in a the theft of a knife that was later used to threaten someone on Tavistock Street, Bedford. On 16 July...
Castle Mound Saxon sign
Bedford Borough Council say the CCTV camera used to monitor Bedford's Castle Mound was 'looking the other way' while a girl was being beaten-up by a gang of teenage girls. The youngster...
Phones connected to drug dealing lines in the area have been shut down by Bedfordshire Police in the first use of new powers created to disrupt drug dealing networks. Yesterday (5 August) Bedfordshire...
appeal
A 14-year-old has been arrested after two men were reportedly robbed at axepoint on Foster Hill Road, Bedford. Bedfordshire Police say they were called to the scene at around 5am this morning...