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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...
Midland Road Area Residents Assoc
In the fortnight since we reported on the launch of Operation Apex, partner organisations involved have begun to see positive improvements to the Midland...
Ntrama Church Altar, Rwanda
A Bedford man has been named as part of an investigation into the 1994 Rwandan genocide after a referral from Rwandan authorities. The Daily Mirror reported that five men...
Arrest Police
A man and a woman have been arrested as part of a county lines crackdown that has seen more than £50,000 worth of Class A and Class B drugs seized...
Police on the beat
A man used offensive language, believed to be racially-motived, when he was challenged about queue-jumping in a Bedford bank on Friday (12 June)...
Charge/Arrest Bedford Bedfordshire Police
A registered sex offender has plead guilty to making and possessing indecent images of children after being caught printing the material in a Bedford library. Appearing at Luton Crown...
North Beds Day of action January
Bedfordshire Police and Bedford Borough Council carried out a joint operation last week to tackle begging and anti-social behaviour, and offer homeless people in town the support...
Traffic Police making enquiries
Just before 3pm today, Bedfordshire Police responded to a report of suspicious behaviour by a driver on De Parys Avenue. Officers attended and a man has been arrested on suspicion...
Luton Magistrates' Court
A woman from Bedford has appeared at Luton Magistrates' Court and been charged with robbery. Sarah Pepper, 37, of Fenlake Road...
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...
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...
appeal
A woman walking through an alleyway running from Eastcotts Road to Bamford Road was assaulted by three men who then stole her purse on Monday night, 11 March. As she was walking through the alleyway, just...