Saturday, January 23, 2021

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…

MK Food & Wine
A 16-year-old boy who took part in a spree of violent shop robberies in Bedford in the early part of this year has been given an 18-month detention...
Knife wand
Bedfordshire Police is installing 'knife wands' in all response vehicles so they can safely search anyone who they believe may have a weapon on them. Bedfordshire's Police and Crime...
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...
Dr Jonathan Fielden
A former top NHS doctor's career was in tatters today (Monday 3 June) after a court heard how he secretly spied on a teenage girl as she took a shower. Dr Jonathan Fielden...
Luton Crown Court
A Kempston teenager was reported to the police by his parents after his mother found a gun in his wardrobe. Umar Javid’s mother was cleaning the 19-year-old’s room...
Gilbert Hitchcock House
While members of the public, police and ambulance service gathered for Clap for Carers last night (Thursday), three vehicles belonging to NHS staff at Gilbert Hitchcock House on...
CCTV
Bedfordshire Police are keen to speak to a man captured on CCTV after a woman was assaulted. At around 3am on 26 September (Thursday) a woman was...
Police Line
Bedfordshire Police and Bedford Borough Council have secured a closure order on five plots at a traveller's site in Cardington following reports of criminal activity...
Tommy Robinson
The former leader of the English Defence League and far-right activist, Stephen Yaxley Lennon - commonly known as Tommy Robinson - was arrested at...
Luton Crown Court
When police carried out an early morning raid on the Kempston home of Romeo Aceto they found quantities of cocaine, cannabis and a taser. That was in August of last year and on Tuesday (13 October)...
Bedfordshire Police logo
Did you witnesses an altercation between two groups of people in Priory Marina  on Saturday (23 February)? If so, Bedfordshire Police would like to hear from you.
Police on the beat
Following a report by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS), it has emerged that many of the country's serving...