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Dunstable benefits cheat caught out by marriage certificate

A Dunstable woman has been found guilty of unlawfully claiming Council Tax support, after she supplied false information to Central Bedfordshire Council.

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REVEALED: Which workers are most likely to drink or drug-drive

REVEALED: Which workers are most likely to drink or drug-drive

New analysis has revealed jobs in construction dominate the list of occupations most likely to have a conviction for drink and drug-driving.

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Hacker using laptop

From fiction to fact: the cybercrime threats of the future

Cybercrime was big business for fraudsters in 2016

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Police entered a property in Billington Road

Three arrested on drugs charges after raid in Leighton Buzzard

Three people have been arrested in Leighton Buzzard after police executed a warrant earlier today.

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NMA: Section 40 Would Cost Press Industry �100 Million a Year

NMA: Section 40 Would Cost Press Industry £100 Million a Year

The introduction of a draconian law designed to force local and national newspapers into a system of statutory press regulation could cost the industry £100 million a year just for telling the truth, the News Media Association has said today.

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Today is your last chance to defend your right to know

Today is your last chance to defend your right to know

Today is your last chance to stand up and defend a free British press - and your right to know.

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Queues on the M1 this morning.

Body found on M1 had been ‘travelled over several times’ according to police sergeant

The body of a man discovered on the M1 this morning had been “travelled over by several vehicles,” according to a police sergeant at the scene.

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Drums of drugs found in the back of the vehicle

Cheddington man jailed for importing drugs

Three men, including one from Cheddington, have been given prison sentences totalling almost 40 years for working together to import drugs worth over £2.5 million which were dropped from a plane in Kent.

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Man knocked out as young robbers steal mobile phone

Man knocked out as young robbers steal mobile phone

A man was knocked unconscious and had his mobile phone stolen in Leighton Buzzard town centre on Saturday evening (January 7).

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Jailed for giving friend pain relief tablets which killed him

A restaurant worker, who kept strong pain relief tablets prescribed to his dying uncle, gave some to a work colleague suffering from shoulder pain.

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UPDATE: Eaton Bray murder suspect bailed

Police investigating the death of a woman at a house in Eaton Bray have released a man on bail.

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Luton police op clamps down on drugs gang

Luton police op clamps down on drugs gang

Drugs and weapons have been seized in a month long campaign by the Bedfordshire Police Boson team.

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Families warned ahead of Flytipping Friday

Families warned ahead of Flytipping Friday

Families have been warned to resist the temptation to dump unwanted rubbish as Britain prepares for the busiest fly-tipping weekend of the year.

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Action Fraud warning over ‘convincing’ fake Amazon emails that claim you have placed an order

Action Fraud warning over ‘convincing’ fake Amazon emails that claim you have placed an order

Action Fraud has received several reports from victims who have been sent convincing looking emails claiming to be from Amazon.

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The scales of justice

Leighton man had threatened to set ex-partner on fire

A Leighton Buzzard man has been jailed for 24 weeks for attacking his former partner and then not turning up to be sentenced.

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Man arrested on suspicion of woman’s murder in Eaton Bray

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman’s body was found at a house in Eaton Bray.

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Police launch investigation after woman’s body found in Eaton Bray

Bedfordshire Police have launched an investigation after a woman’s body was discovered at a house in Eaton Bray this morning.

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Investigation after gang pushes trolley off of multi-storey car park

A potential tragedy was avoided on Thursday when a gang of teenage boys pushed a supermarket trolley off the multi-storey car park in Leighton Buzzard.

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All Saints Church, Leighton Buzzard

Child’s scooter used in theft of Christmas cash from Leighton church

There was disappointment after thieves made off with a charity collection box from a Leighton Buzzard church shortly before Christmas.

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Named and shamed: the latest Christmas drink drivers

Named and shamed: the latest Christmas drink drivers

More than 50 people have been arrested so far as part of Bedfordshire Police’s crackdown on drink and drug drivers this December.

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