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Temporary 'management boost' and pepper spray - not enough to improve HMP Bedford says MP The Justice Secretary, David Gauke has issued an improvement plan for HMP Bedford, following an official warning about unacceptable conditions. The plan...
Arrest Police
A man from Luton has been charged with a number of offences after a burglary in Bedford. The incident took place on Monday 30 March...
A thief broke into Bedford Golf Club in Great Denham in the early hours of Saturday 2 February, making off with two charity collection boxes from the bar...
A man had been hospitalised and five others arrested after a fight on Midland Road, Bedford in the early hours of this morning (16 June). Emergency services were called...
Bedfordshire Police cadet instructor, Liberato Lionetti, has won a leadership award at the College of Policing awards ceremony. The awards evening took place in Durham on...
Bedfordshire Police and colleagues join with the NFU to tackle Hare Coursing. It’s been illegal for over 10 years and as well as being barbaric, Hare Coursing also causes thousands of pounds worth of damage to...
Charles Wells
The teenage victim of sexual assault has spoken out after her perpetrator was jailed for three years today (Friday), for abusing her and her sibling. 
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...
Greenkeepers Road, Great Denham Image: Google, Streetview (May 2019)
Two shots were fired at the front door of a house in Great Denham this morning (Sunday), in what Bedfordshire Police say was not a "random attack" Police were called to reports...
A Bedford man has been murdered in Kettering at the weekend. Two people have now been charged in connection with the death.
Bedfordshire Police have arrested two more people on suspicion of murder in connection with a body found between Turvey and Carlton earlier this month. Kamil Leszczynski, 33...
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...