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Bedfordshire Police is appealing for witnesses to a violent, argument-fuelled brawl in Bedford in the early hours of New Year's Day. On Saturday (1 January)...
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A man has been left with serious head injuries after being attacked in a Bedford Nightclub at the weekend. At around 3 am on Saturday morning (21 August) police were called to Vogue Nightclub...
A woman was assaulted in Kempston earlier this week (21 June) as two men attempted to steal her dogs. Between 12 pm and 1 pm on Tuesday, the woman was walking her chihuahua and...
Police Appeal witness
The A421 was closed for several hours last night after a crash left a man with serious injuries and then a second accident involving a police car. At around 8 pm last night (Saturday), a Vauxhall...
Detectives investigating a report of rape in woods near The Spinney in Bedford are hoping to speak to two men after receiving information about a fight near to the same location...
It's Christmas behind bars for an opportunistic and prolific burglar from Bedford, after he was sentenced to four and a half years in jail...
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An elderly man was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a crash near the Roxton Garden Centre yesterday morning (1 August). Police say a white Kia Picanto and a white...
Luton Crown Court
A Great Denham man, caught with nearly 1200 indecent photographs and videos of children was spared jail, today (16 Apr). David Burch, 56, from Great Denham...
Vogue nightclub Bedford Image - Vogue:Facebook
Bedfordshire Police have arrested and questioned three men on suspicion of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm after a was attacked in a Bedford nightclub. The...
Bedford bus station
Police are appealing for witnesses following a sexual assault on a teenage girl in Bedford on Monday (14 December). The incident occurred at the bus station in Greyfriars, Bedford at around 8.30am...
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...
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Bedfordshire Police have just announced that officers looking for a missing man in the River Great Ouse at Bedford, have located a body. A statement from the forces said confirmed...