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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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In court on 8 child sex offences

A man has been remanded in custody after being charged with eight child sex offences.

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Luton man guilty of terror charges

Luton man guilty of terror charges

A 22-year-old Luton man has been found guilty of terrorism offences after planning to fight with Daesh in Syria.

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Flaming cloth pushed through Luton letterbox

Police are investigating an arson attack in which a lit piece of clothing was pushed through a Luton letter box.

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Luton man held over 2007 Dunstable rapes

Detectives investigating two rapes which happened almost 10 years ago have arrested a man from Luton.

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Community Awards. (L-R) Police Cadet Usman Ahmed, Chief Constable Jon Boutcher and PCSO Dan McHugh.

Beds Police scoop two Luton Community Awards

A Bedfordshire Police Cadet and Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) were two of the winners at the Luton Community Awards 2017.

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Harmless fun or bad taste? Oscar Pistorius Halloween costume for sale in Luton

Harmless fun or bad taste? Oscar Pistorius Halloween costume for sale in Luton

A Halloween costume of paralympic killer Oscar Pistorius is being sold online by a Luton fancy dress shop.

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Man convicted of sexually assaulting a woman in Luton hotel gym

A man has been convicted after sexually assaulting a woman at a hotel gym in Luton.

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The scales of justice

Luton rogue landlord hit with £11k fine

A rogue landlord who ran an unlicenced HMO in Luton with overcrowded rooms and a string of safety dangers had been slapped with an £11,620 fine.

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Houghton Regis man jailed for grooming young teen

A man in his late 50s who wanted a kiss and a hug from a 13-year-old girl was jailed for 12 months on Friday.

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Woman threatened with knife during robbery in Luton park

Police are investigating after a man threatened a woman with a knife during a robbery in Luton on Friday, September 29.

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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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Houghton Regis pensioner guilty of historic child abuse

A Houghton Regis pensioner is facing jail after being convicted of child sexual abuse dating back 50 years.

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Penrose Roots to Recovery garden.

‘Heartless’ break-ins at Luton Penrose garden and Keech Hospice Care charity shop

Two vital Luton services have suffered break-ins, as Keech Hospice Care charity and Luton Penrose appeal to the public for help.

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Man charged with violent disorder in Luton

A man has been charged in relation to a series of violent incidents after a man was stabbed in Luton on Tuesday 3 October.

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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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Fined for flytipping TV in Houghton Regis

Fined for flytipping TV in Houghton Regis

Two fly tippers have been fined over £2,600 after both were caught on Central Bedfordshire Council’s CCTV cameras.

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Fined over mouse droppings in Luton shop

A food safety officer found mouse droppings among sweets when they checked out a Luton shop.

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Man left seriously injured after he was stabbed in Luton

Man left seriously injured after he was stabbed in Luton

Police are investigating a stabbing in Luton which left a man seriously injured on Sunday afternoon.

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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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