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Three members of staff at a Bedford care home have been found guilty of ill-treatment and wilfully neglecting an elderly resident after her family installed cameras to capture the treatment she was receiving. Willows Care Home...
Four men were arrested in connection with two violent incidents on Friday evening. Police were made aware of an assault in Grange Road, Felmersham at around 9pm on 27 August. Police were made aware...
(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...
A Man Sustained serious injuries after being hit by a car in Great Denham in the early hours of on Saturday 28 August. The incident happened on the north-west part of The Branston Way...
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...
John Sebborn
Bedfordshire Police are on the hunt for a prisoner who absconded while on home leave in the county and wants the public's help to track him but say he should not be approached. Burglar, John Sebborn...
A brawl involving 20 people broke out in Jubliee Park at the weekend leaving one man with serious injuries. On Saturday evening (24 July), police were called to the park after receiving...
Police Latest News
With Euro 2020 in full swing, Bedfordshire Police are using football to engage with youngsters in an effort to "break down barriers" and "build trust and confidence" in the Police force...
A simple Facebook message two months ago has led to a new team - Great Denham Swans - turning out against the boys and girls of Bedfordshire Police...
The fight against county lines drug gangs continues as two Bedford men have been jailed as part of an operation that has seen more than £50,000 worth of illegal drugs seized. Between them, Amir Ghafoor...
Police Appeal witness
Bedfordshire Police are piecing together the events that led to a road incident that took place yesterday (Sunday) morning in which a motorcyclist...
A man from Wellingborough has been charged with murder in connection to the death of a man whose body was discovered in fields in rural north Bedfordshire...