Friday, October 18, 2019

Police & Crime

All the Bedford Police & Crime news you need, when and where you want it. The Bedford Independent is your best source of Bedford Police & Crime news on mobile, tablet and desktop…

Needles - Black Tom
A video of a Bedford Borough Council worker finding discarded drug needles in a public area easily accessible by children has surfaced, highlighting what many feel is a growing problem...
Arrest Police
Bedfordshire Police have confirmed that armed officers attended an incident in Kempston early this morning.
Safer Internet Day 2019
Bedford Police is helping make online activity even safer by taking part in Safer Internet Day tomorrow (5 February), educating the local community on how to remain safe...
Hare Coursing
Bedfordshire Police have arrested two people and seized two cars as part of their crack down on illegal hare coursing in North Bedfordshire. They were called...
Bedfordshire Police logo
A former Beds police officer found to have committed gross misconduct after passing information about police activity to her cannabis-user boyfriend.
Anderson Cosma
Anderson Cosma has been found guilty of raping a woman on Bedford Embankment in February last year and has been jailed today for 12 years after being deemed as a danger to the public...
Castle Mound Mosaic Damage 1
The mosaic near the Bedford Castle Mound has been damaged leaving a gaping hole and broken tiles strewn across the area. Residents informed the Bedford Independent of the damage...
Lost property
Bedfordshire Police say they will no longer be accepting certain lost and found items, in an effort to reduce costs. It's part of a nationwide change, coming into effect today...
Police Line
A 17-year-old from Kempston has pleaded guilty to driving a car he had taken without permission, whilst in possession of a firearm and a knife, and robbery. The teenager...
Arrest Police
A Bedford man has pleaded guilty to wielding a hammer during a theft at a convenience store in, after her was identified by media sharing CCTV images of the attack. Rodney Loveridge...