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A man from Bedford has been charged following investigations by Bedfordshire Police’s specialist burglary squad. Adetayo George, 38, of Ford End Road...
Bedfordshire Police is seeking the help of the public to identify a man in connection to a robbery in Nicholls Road, Bedford. Officers have released a CCTV image...
Armed police were called to an incident on Brickhill Drive this afternoon (Friday) after a man with a knife entered the pharmacy. Police were called to Lloyds Pharmacy on...
Conservative PCC candidate, Festus Akinbusoye
Bedfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner could set a £10 increase in council tax precept (Band D) next year without holding a referendum, a meeting heard. Gavin Chambers...
Bono HMP Bedford sniffer dog
Bedfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has said he’d like to see more sniffer dogs in pubs and bars to tackle the ‘drugs epidemic’. Festus Akinbusoye, told the...
Police Appeal witness
Bedfordshire Police is appealing for information regarding an attempted stabbing on Sunday (21 November). The incident took place in the Midland Road area of Bedford...
1,345 knives and seven firearms have been surrendered to Bedfordshire police across North Bedfordshire (Bedford Borough and Shefford) as part of county-wide efforts to tackle knife...
Bedford prison
A prisoner on remand at Bedford jail accused of attempting to murder his wife was found hanging in his cell, an inquest heard today. Ezra Tamiem, 39, who had never been in...
Arrest Police
A man police believe is behind a series of burglaries, including some in Bedford, has been charged as part of an operation to target an organised crime group. The Leighton Buzzard...
Traffic Police making enquiries
Don't destroy lives forever, warn Bedfordshire Police as they launch their month-long drink and drive campaign over the festive season Drivers are being reminded that officers...
Charge/Arrest Bedford Bedfordshire Police
A 26-year-old man appeared in court today (Fri) charged with the murder of a Bedford man who died earlier this week when he was struck by a vehicle in a Luton street. Karan Soni, of...
Bedfordshire Police officers are appealing for information after a man demanded money from a schoolboy on Monday (29 November) before searching his school bag...