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Aaron Irvine
A Bedford teenage boy who dressed up like an SAS soldier and went to the home of a young girl to sexually assault her after she spurned his Snapchat advances was jailed for eight years and...
Two men died in a serious collision near Little Barford last week (16 December) and now police are asking for help to piece together what happened. At around 5.30pm...
Harry Frost
The family of a young man killed in a traffic collision in Bedford last week have paid tribute to his “polite, helpful and considerate personality”...
Dogs in kennels
A woman and two men from St Albans have been arrested by detectives investigating the theft of a number of dogs from a Bedfordshire kennel...
Bedfordshire Police have confirmed a man has died after he was involved in a serious collision between a car and a motorcycle in Kempston last week...
Police Line
Bedfordshire Police cordoned off an area of Midland Road in Bedford today after a man was assaulted. Police were called to the area near TSB and Tesco at around...
Police on the scene Prebend Street fight 23 April
Two people have been taken to hospital after a "massive fight" on Bedford's Prebend street this evening (23 April). Police were called shortly after 5pm...
Police raided a property in Brickhill on 22 October 2020, they later arrested a man for drugs-related crimes.
Three Bedford people have been arrested on suspicions of crimes connected to drug dealing after early-morning raids in the town. Police carried out the raids at addresses in Crowe Road and at an address in Brickhill...
Michael Crichlow
A Bedford man has been sentenced to six years and six weeks in prison after pleading guilty to the violent armed robbery of a town centre jewellers...
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...
Ryan Glanfield
Ryan Glanfield has been jailed for seven years after being found guilty of causing death by dangerous driving after he crashed a moped he was driving. He then ran off, leaving his friend...
Police Latest News
A man was pronounced dead at the scene on Tavistock Street last night (Tuesday) after police and ambulance services were called...