Thursday, November 21, 2019

Police & Crime

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Bedfordshire Police County Linesvideo
https://youtu.be/MLLxZuEKP1A You may have seen County Lines and Cuckooing mentioned in the news lately. In particular the reports from Bedfordshire Police’s recent activity to disrupt the criminal practices, when four people were arrested and another four...
The man murdered during a shooting in Leven Walk on Saturday (27 October) has been named as 20 year old Patryk Olowniuk, from Bedford. Emergency services were called to the street in Brickhill at around 9.40pm....
Police are appealing for information following the theft of a charity box from a funeral directors in Bedford Road, Kempston. The incident occurred between 12.10pm and 1pm on Monday, 22 October when a man entered the...
Latest News
Four people have been arrested as part of a murder investigation after a man was killed on Leven Walk in Brickhill last night (27 October).  They include: - A 54-year-old woman - A 26-year-old man - A 22-year-old man -...
appeal
Bedfordshire Police have launched a murder investigation and appeal for information after a man was killed in Leven Walk last night (Saturday 27 Oct). Police and ambulance crews were called to the area at around 9:40pm after...
Embrace
Bedfordshire Police praised the 'team effort' that helped win the Embrace Child Victims of Crime (CVOC) Fundraising Force of the Year 2018 award, at an event in London last week. Embrace CVOC is a national charity which has worked tirelessly...
town centre stabbing
A man had been killed after a stabbing in Bedford in the early hours of this morning. Police were called to a flat on St Mary's Street at around 2am. Paramedics also attended but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Stocks
A former Bedfordshire man, who was educated in Bedford, has been found guilty of conspiracy and wire fraud charges in relation to the Libor rigging scandal. The Wall Street Journal reports that on Wednesday, Gavin Campbell...
Bedford prison
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...
Kathryn Hollowayvideo
https://youtu.be/1pdQNMCNkkg The Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC), Kathryn Holloway, has sent a firm request to the Government, asking for an emergency fund of £4.571m to fight against the spread of gangs, knife carrying and gun...
car firevideo
https://youtu.be/Hlphhwla6Ls "We will be back stronger than before" - Oakley businessman defiantly shrugs off vehicle fire as 'minor setback'. This is the moment Kieran Cowley found one of his work vans had been set on fire outside...
Latest News
A second man has been arrested in connection with the death of Przemyslaw Golimowski, 30, who was killed at his home in St Mary’s Street, Bedford on Friday, 28 September. Yesterday police arrested a man in...