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Lost cats and missing keys top list of ridiculous 999 calls

A worrying list of bizarre 999 calls from timewasters includes reports of a ‘confused’ horse and a complaint about too much sweetcorn on a pizza.

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Did you see flasher in Great Barford?

Did you see flasher in Great Barford?

The hunt is on for a young man who was seen ‘flashing’ in Great Barford.

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Policing

Police called to Wing after social club customer arrives with ‘little bombs’

The bomb squad and police were called to Wing Sports and Social Club yesterday afternoon (Monday) after a customer brought World War Two ammunitions to the club to show his friends.

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VIDEO: Police officers train for high-speed car chases at Silverstone

Police officers have been receiving extra lessons in high-speed car chases - by playing a PlayStation VIDEO GAME at Silverstone race track on the border of Northants and Bucks.

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Ipswich Crown Court

Stowmarket man admits growing cannabis in loft - court

A Stowmarket man who was caught growing cannabis has been given a suspended prison sentence.

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Armed police in Henlow after reports of man with a knife

Armed police in Henlow after reports of man with a knife

Armed police swooped on a house in Henlow on Sunday after calls that a man had a knife.

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Ipswich Crown Court

Feltwell man denies shooting dog in Lakenheath

A 77-year-old Feltwell man has appeared at Ipswich Crown Court to deny shooting a dog.

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Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

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Anti-social behaviour and driving on the Moreton Hall estate, on the roads between Skyliner Way and Kempson Way.    PICTURE: Mecha Morton

Moreton Hall boy racers: Police issue warnings as trouble escalates

Boy racers in Bury St Edmunds are making residents’ lives a misery, according to councillors fighting to stop the problem.

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Specials’ success in 100 days of action

Specials’ success in 100 days of action

Bedfordshire Police’s Special Constabulary has volunteered over 16,000 hours of service during 100 Days of Action.

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Ivinghoe Beacon

Flasher in his 60s exposes himself at beauty spot

A flasher, believed to be in his mid to late 60s, exposed himself to passers-by at Ivinghoe Beacon.

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Ipswich Crown Court

Burglar from Stanton admits string of offences

A burglar from Stanton will be sentenced next month after admitting a string of offences.

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Ipswich Crown Court

Man denies having bladed item while at Highpoint

A 25-year-old man has denied being in possession of an offensive weapon inside Highpoint Prison.

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Do you know the law on naked selfies?

Sending a naked selfie can be a criminal offence — but not many teenagers know this

Young people have always explored their sexuality and shared these experiences with others.

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Pervert caught out by undercover cop

Pervert caught out by undercover cop

A council fraud investigator who thought he was chatting to a 14-year-old boy on the gay dating site Grindr when he was actually in conversation with an undercover police officer is facing a jail sentence.

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Councils join in fight against child sex abuse

Councils join in fight against child sex abuse

Safeguarding professionals joined together last week to attend the first-ever Bedfordshire Against CSE conference on child sexual exploitation which particularly focused on how to protect young people from online grooming.

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PCC Kathryn Holloway and new prison govenor Helen Clayton-Hoar

Beds PCC meets new Bedford prison governor

Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner, Kathryn Holloway, welcomed Helen Clayton-Hoar to her post as the new Governor of HMP Bedford with an offer to work together to better prepare prisoners for release.

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Ipswich Crown Court

Brandon man denies threatening to kill police officer

A man from Brandon has denied two offences, including threatening to kill a police officer

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File photo dated 19/05/10 of a Ryanair plane lands at East Midlands Airport in Leicestershire. The budget airline is to slash its 2010/11 winter capacity by 16%. Ryanair will be cutting winter flights at most of its other UK bases, except Edinburgh and Leeds Bradford, and will - overall - fly two million fewer passengers than last winter. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Tuesday June 29, 2010. See PA story AIR Ryanair. Photo credit should read: Lewis Stickley/PA Wire ENGEMN00120130521162631

Breaking news - security alert on Luton bound Ryanair flight

A security scare on board a Ryanair flight that was escorted by RAF jets and saw flights at Stansted Airport grounded was a suspected hoax, the

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Police are to resume searching for missing airman Corrie McKeague at Milton landfill site, which was previously searched from March-July. Picture by Mark Westley

Missing Corrie McKeague: Police to resume landfill site search

Police are to resume the search for Corrie McKeague at the Milton landfill site, it was announced today.

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