Friday, January 22, 2021

Police & Crime

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Luton Crown Court
A teenager who flipped over a stolen car when he was chased by police in Bedford early on a Christmas Day morning has avoided going to jail. Kyle Johnson, now 19, had to wait nearly two...
Police are on the hunt for a man and a woman after a Poppy Appeal tin was stolen from Pinners Newsagents and Post Office in Putnoe. The pair, who were wearing masks, cut the handle of the tin freeing...
(L-R) John Manning and Mark Varney
Tributes have been paid to two men who died in a road traffic collision on Bromham Road, Bedford on Saturday (31 October). John Manning, 66, of Ashburnham Road, Bedford, and Mark Varney, 65, of...
Police Appeal witness
Bedfordshire Police are appealing for witnesses after two men were killed in a road traffic collision on Bromham Road, Bedford yesterday afternoon (Saturday). The accident outside Bedford...
Bedford Community Officer at Chandos Court with the extended closure order.
Bedfordshire Police Officers have secured a three-month extension on a partial closure order issued on an entire block of flats in Bedford. The closure was the first of its kind and was secured...
Police raided a property in Brickhill on 22 October 2020, they later arrested a man for drugs-related crimes.video
Three Bedford people have been arrested on suspicions of crimes connected to drug dealing after early-morning raids in the town. Police carried out the raids at addresses in Crowe Road and at an address in Brickhill...
Police Appeal witness
Police are on the hunt for a motorist after an apparent road rage incident on Rowallan Drive, Bedford left another man with a fractured cheekbone. On 12 October (Monday), at around...
Bedfordshire Police held a graduation ceremony on Tuesday (20 October) to welcome 22 new student officers into force. The officers can now...
A man has been charged with attempted murder and three others arrested after a man was stabbed in Alexandra Road, Bedford, on Saturday (10 October)...
Luton Magistrates' Court
Today (Friday), a man has appeared in court, after being charged in connection with the robbery of a blind man in Bedford...
Police on the beat
A man in his 40s has been arrested in connection with the robbery of blind man in Bedford earlier this month. On 7 October, a blind man...
Police Appeal witness
Bedfordshire Police is appealing for information from the public following an aggravated burglary in Bedford. Three men forced their way into a property...