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Charge/Arrest Bedford Bedfordshire Police
Two men have been charged in separate incidents by Bedfordshire Police’s guns and gangs Boson unit. Last week a man in his 20s from Bedford was charged with possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence...
Stocks
A former Bedfordshire man, who was educated in Bedford, has been found guilty of conspiracy and wire fraud charges in relation to the Libor rigging scandal. The Wall Street Journal reports that on Wednesday, Gavin Campbell...
Ampthill Rd parking meter
Over recent weeks, thieves have broken into a number of parking meters in the Ampthill Road area stealing hundreds of pounds. Drilling holes into the meters in the early...
Greyfriars police station
A prominent town centre eyesore in Bedford is edging closer to having its future resolved, insists Police and Crime Commissioner, Kathryn Holloway...
Bromham Rd
Bedfordshire Police officers responded to reports of two men believed to be in possession of offensive weapons on Bromham Road at 7.35pm on...
Bedford prison
Temporary 'management boost' and pepper spray - not enough to improve HMP Bedford says MP The Justice Secretary, David Gauke has issued an improvement plan for HMP Bedford, following an official warning about unacceptable conditions. The plan...
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...
Police Appeal witness
Bedfordshire Police is appealing for witnesses after an aggravated robbery at a convenience store in Bedford. The incident took place at the McColl's store on Avon Drive at approximately 6.20pm...
Police Line
A child was knocked off their bike on his way to school this morning but is said to have only received minor injuries from the incident.  Police confirm they were called to a collision...
Police Chantry Road, Kemspton 18 July
A dramatic police chase from Bedford into Kempston this morning (18 July) has ended with an arrest. Police officers spotted a suspicious vehicle on Ampthill Road, Bedford just...
Sean Fellowes
A Bedford man who admitted burgling a Kempston home and a string of other offences has been jailed for more than three years. Sean Fellowes, 44, of no fixed address, was arrested...
Police on the beat
Bedfordshire Police have reviewed a number of reports in relation to several incidents involving suspicious activity and children and concluded that they...