Tuesday, November 24, 2020

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…

Darren Stanton
A teenage victim who endured two years of abuse has told a court of her relief at its discovery, now that 50-year-old man has been jailed for six years...
Luton Crown Court
A Bedford scout leader, caught with child sex abuse and extreme pornographic images, has been given an 18 month community order and a £500 fine...
Following reports of a number of robberies in Bedford town centre last night (Thursday), three teenagers have been arrested.
Child abuse NSPCCvideo
The NSPCC is calling for a transformation of the support system for children who have been abused after it was revealed sex crimes against Bedfordshire children have risen...
Prison x-ray
Troubled HMP Bedford is among 16 of the most challenging prisons to receive innovative new security measures as part of the Government’s crackdown on...
Arrest Police
A man from Luton has been charged with a number of offences after a burglary in Bedford. The incident took place on Monday 30 March...
Luton Crown Court
Drug dealer Kurt Bygraves was caught when his brother told the police they would find a ‘load more drugs’ in his bedroom. Officers had gone to the home the brothers share...
Police carry out a warrant
Drugs and weapons were seized during two successful warrants in Luton and Bedford in a bid to reduce serious youth violence. Bedfordshire Police’s Boson team, dedicated to tackling gun and gang activity, carried out a warrant...
Police Line
A teenager has been arrested after he was caught red-handed breaking into a shop in Brickhill, Bedford. Cops were called just after midnight this morning (18 July) to reports of a...
Bedford station
A man from Peterborough has been jailed for 16 months after he drove to Bedford Station, expecting to meet a 14 year old boy for sex...
Police and Crime Commissioner Kathryn Holloway
Bedfordshire's Police and Crime Commissioner, Kathryn Holloway, has signed a deal which could save the force more than £1 million a year by bulk buying everything from...
Bedfordshire Police logo
Bedfordshire Police have confirmed that a man was pronounced dead at the scene of an accident in Great Denham last week. Emergency services attended an incident at the building...