Friday, January 12, 2018

Mid Beds MP Nadine Dorries has rejected claims she ignored the Beds police commissioner’s meeting in Shefford last night – and insists she was not invited.

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Nadine Dorries
Friday, January 12, 2018

Bedfordshire’s police and crime commissioner met campaigners in Shefford last night after they called for action against anti-social thugs.

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Nadine Dorries
Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Police are reminding drivers to take crime-prevention measures after a vehicle break-in in Biggleswade on Saturday.

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Bedfordshire Police
Friday, December 29, 2017

The British Transport Police have now confirmed that a man sadly died this morning after being struck by a train north of Biggleswade.

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British Transport Police
Wednesday, December 27, 2017

‘Be vigilant’ is the message from Bedfordshire Police after a series of thefts from vehicles in Stotfold last week.

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Bedfordshire Police
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Two properties in Shefford have been served with closure notices following warrants which were executed simultaneously in the town on Monday.

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UN Court
Monday, December 18, 2017

A 31-year-old man from Stevenage has been charged in connection with bomb scare hoax at Shefford Lower School.

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Bedfordshire Police
Friday, December 8, 2017

A 31-year-old man from Stevenage has been arrested in connection with yesterday’s bomb scare hoax at Shefford Lower School.

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Bedfordshire Police
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Shefford Lower School has been evacuated today and police called to the scene following reports of a “security concern”.

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Bedfordshire Police
Monday, December 4, 2017

A burglar caught after a car chase has been jailed after officers found him with loot including a bag bearing the victim’s name.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Bedfordshire Police has made good progress regarding efficiency, but stlil needs to improve – that’s according to a new inspection report.

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Bedfordshire Police
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Bedfordshire’s police and crime commissioner has saluted the county’s force for the diversity of its recruitment, which has been commended as unmatched in England and Wales.

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Bedfordshire Police
Saturday, October 21, 2017

A 29-year-old woman was killed in a car crash on a country road near Hitchin on Thursday, police have today confirmed – and officers are appealing for witnesses.

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Bedfordshire Police
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Staff at a Biggleswade clothing store are hoping to turn the frightening experience of a burglary into positive action by selling the recovered stock for charity.

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Bedfordshire Police
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

A grandmother was left badly injured and distressed after she was robbed and knocked to the ground in Sainsbury’s car park in Biggleswade on Saturday.

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Bedfordshire Police
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

A disgraced former Bedfordshire Police officer has been jailed after he admitted trying to blackmail a man for using a prostitute.

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St Albans Crown Court
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Bedfordshire Police have appointed an officer with experience across England as their new deputy chief constable.

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Bedfordshire Police
Monday, July 17, 2017

A Bedfordshire Police officer appeared in court over the weekend, charged with offences involving child sex abuse images.

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Bedfordshire Police
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

A cyclist remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition after a crash on the outskirts of Potton at the weekend saw him airlifted from the scene.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Sunday, July 2, 2017

A cyclist was airlifted to hospital with serious head injuries yesterday afternoon after a crash in Potton – with police now appealing for witnesses to come forward following the arrest of a man.

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Bedfordshire Police
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Van and car break-ins in the Sandy and Potton area have quadrupled in number in three months, according to police figures obtained by the Comet.

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Adam Zerny
Friday, June 23, 2017

A Biggleswade man has become the first person in Bedfordshire to be convicted of coercive and controlling behaviour after his ex-partner was subjected to ‘appalling’ attempts to take away her freedom by watching her every move.

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Luton Crown Court
Friday, June 16, 2017

Tributes have been paid to highly-respected former Bedfordshire chief constable Alf Hitchcock, who today died at the age of 58.

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Bedfordshire Police
Friday, May 12, 2017

A paedophile has been handed a two-year jail sentence for grooming a girl he believed was 12.

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Luton Crown Court
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

A Bedfordshire Police officer has today been charged with historical sex offences including two counts of raping a child.

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Bedfordshire Police
Monday, March 13, 2017

Thieves smashed through a lock to steal tools from a van in Biggleswade.

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Bedfordshire Police
Monday, March 6, 2017

In the wake of Bedfordshire Police’s damning HMIC report on Thursday, North East Beds MP Alistair Burt has called for a meeting between the inspector, those responsible for the county’s policing and all Beds MPs.

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Alistair Burt
Thursday, March 2, 2017

Bedfordshire Police has been branded the worst force in the country in a damning report released today by the national watchdog.

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Bedfordshire Police
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Concerns have been raised about the increasing number of thefts in Biggleswade with figures showing the recently built A1 retail park is becoming a target for shop lifters.

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Biggleswade Town Council
Friday, February 10, 2017

Parents should speak to their children about staying safe online – that’s the message from police in a world where kids can be groomed by adults without ever meeting them.

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