Crime

Crime

World Cup banning orders for 16 Bedfordshire football fans

Sixteen people from Bedfordshire have been banned from attending the World Cup in Russia, which kicks off today.

News
Winners of the Above and Beyond Award, from left to right,  Keleel Baksh, John Laidlaw, Janice Heath and Colleen Atkins MBE (who presented the award)

Celebrating outstanding police work and acts of bravery in Bedfordshire

Bedfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Kathryn Holloway, celebrated outstanding police work and acts of bravery across the Force at the 2018 Bedfordshire Police Awards last week (June 6).

Crime

These are the laws for flying England flags during the World Cup

The World Cup is just days away and that means only one thing - flags will be flying everywhere.

Crime

Jail for brothers who burgled more than 60 houses in seven month spree across 15 counties

Two "callous" brothers who burgled more than 60 houses across 15 counties in just seven months have been jailed.
News
Beds police on keeping your keyless cars safe from thieves

Beds police on keeping your keyless cars safe from thieves

Bedfordshire Police is issuing crime prevention advice to advise motorists how to protect their keyless vehicles.

Crime
'Wholly unacceptable behaviour,' says Sussex Police

Beware door knockers in Bedfordshire villages

Police are warning people to be vigilant after a spate of suspected ‘Nottingham knockers’ incidents on the Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire border.

Crime
Police warn they are coming for ‘evil predators’ after Luton taxi driver jailed for historic rapes

Police warn they are coming for ‘evil predators’ after Luton taxi driver jailed for historic rapes

Two women, who were raped by a Luton taxi driver over a decade ago, in two separate attacks in Eaton Bray and Luton have finally been able to get justice.

Crime
Poorly rabbit dumped in box

Poorly rabbit dumped in box

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a rabbit was left to die by the side of the A6 near Silsoe.

News
The top 40 weird 'crimes' you did not know you were committing

The top 40 weird ‘crimes’ you did not know you were committing

The average Brit commits 32 different ‘crimes’ every year - including using a vacuum on a Sunday afternoon and pocketing incorrect change.

Crime
Conmen trick elderly victim in Campton

Conmen trick elderly victim in Campton

Police are appealing for witnesses following a distraction burglary in Campton on Thursday last week.

Crime
Police are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Northampton.

Witness appeal after fatal crash on Beds/Herts border

Bedfordshire Police is appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the Bedfordshire/Hertfordshire border between Hexton and Pegsdon on Wednesday.

News
The latest court news from Luton Magistrates

The latest court news from Luton Magistrates

On April 24

Crime
Vandals and cars damage RSPB bird sanctuary

Vandals and cars damage RSPB bird sanctuary

The RSPB in Sandy is appealing for help after vandals damaged fencing around the site.

Crime
Prison wall of silence, as HMP Bedford goes into special measures

Prison wall of silence, as HMP Bedford goes into special measures

Bedford Prison has been placed in special measures - but the town’s MP, mayor and councillors were all left in the dark.

News
Bedford Prison enters special measures

Bedford Prison enters special measures

HMP Bedford has entered special measures.

News

How police spot a drink driver - even before they’ve stopped your car

Police officers have issued a warning to drink and drug drivers who think they can get away with it: Don’t bother.

Crime
Drivers are in the dock - our round up of the latest cases at Luton Magistrates Court

Drivers are in the dock - our round up of the latest cases at Luton Magistrates Court

On April 17

Crime
ACC Jackie Sebire

Beds Police ‘300 officers short’ of number needed to cut crime

Bedfordshire Police are about 300 officers short of the number needed to help cut crime in the county, a public meeting heard last night (May 16).

News
The scene at Bishopscote Road on Sunday

Bedfordshire knife crime up 86% since 2014

Questions are being asked whether Beds Police can handle the growing rate of stabbings in Luton after one young man died and another was injured in separate incidents on Sunday.

News
Load more