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Luton Crown Court
A man who broke into the Bedford flat of his ex-girlfriend late at night and attacked her was jailed for 27 months today. Jason Walsh broke into the flat through a kitchen window and then...
Arrest Police
Bedfordshire Police have confirmed that a man has been charged in relation to an incident on Stanley Street on 29 January. Patrick McCann, 50, of Queen Street, Bedford was charged with robbery and grievous bodily harm...
Officers from Bedfordshire Police's Public Protection Unit have released an e-fit image and are appealing for information, after a boy recently reported being raped in Bromham in 2018...
Police Appeal witness
Bedfordshire Police have appealed for information after a burglary last week in the Prime Ministers area of Bedford. Between 8pm and 9pm on Friday (29 January), a man entered a property in Stanley Street...
A man from the West Midlands, who travelled nearly 90 miles with the intention of sexually abusing an 11-year-old in Bedford, faces five years in prison after admitting to a number of child sex offences. Jamie Macpherson, 46, of Walsall, was sentenced last Thursday (21 January) at Luton Crown Court...
Bedfordshire Police has recognised the bravery of a police officer who tackled a man who was wielding a knife in Bedford town centre. PC George Comer was commended by the Chief Constable for his bravery during an incident in Bedford town centre in May 2019...
Police Appeal witness
Bedfordshire Police is appealing for witnesses after an aggravated robbery at a convenience store in Bedford. The incident took place at the McColl's store on Avon Drive at approximately 6.20pm...
James Lake was caught on the dash cam in the vehicle he stole.
Bungling burglars who didn’t know they were being filmed by their own getaway car, have been sentenced by a judge who told them he had been sickened watching the footage of them gloating...
Vaccine elderly
People are being warned to be vigilant as a growing number of scams are appearing and asking for people's financial details to register for a COVID-19 (coronavirus) vaccination Police forces across...
Bedfordshire Police have shut down two cannabis factories in two north Bedfordshire and seized around 100 plants. The raids carried out in Bolnhurst and Sharnbrook on Wednesday and Thursday (13 and...
Arrest Police
Bedfordshire Police have arrested a man in relation to an assault in Kempston in December, which left a woman with serious facial injuries. The incident happened on Bedford Road on Tuesday 15 December at around 7.30pm...
Police Appeal witness
Bedfordshire Police is appealing to witnesses to an affray which happened off Ampthill Road at in the early hours of New Year’s Day. The incident took place on Offa Road at around 1am...