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Luton men jailed after staging car crash

Two men from Luton were among a trio jailed after staging a car crash in Watford to make false insurance claims.

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Firm fined for worker’s injury

Firm fined for worker’s injury

An accident investigation by Luton Borough Council has resulted in a company being fined more than £13,000 after pleading guilty to three offences under the Health and Safety at Work Act.

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Man indecently exposed himself in Chalk Hill’s Cornwall Garage

Man indecently exposed himself in Chalk Hill’s Cornwall Garage

A man indecently exposed himself and behaved inappropriately in Cornwall Garage, in Chalk Hill, Dunstable, at around 8.50pm on Sunday, January 15.

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Woman had lit cigarette flicked in her face in Dunstable road rage

Woman had lit cigarette flicked in her face in Dunstable road rage

Officers are appealing for witnesses after a road rage assault in Dunstable.

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‘It’s time to educate kids against prejudice’

‘It’s time to educate kids against prejudice’

A transgender woman who was abused by two teenagers in a Dunstable pub is calling on parents to educate their children against prejudice.

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Man glassed in Dunstable pub

Man glassed in Dunstable pub

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was glassed in the early hours of Sunday, February 12.

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Luton terror gang jailed for more than 20 years

Luton terror gang jailed for more than 20 years

Five men convicted of organising and delivering terrorist speeches in Luton in 2015 have been jailed for over 20 years today, Friday, 10 February, at the Old Bailey.

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Legoland in Windsor. Picture: Wikicommons/Flikr

Huge cannabis factory uncovered at Legoland

A huge cannabis factory has been uncovered at Legoland - apparently planted by someone sneaking in from the Queen’s estate.

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Police encourage parents to talk to children about staying safe online

Bedfordshire Police is marking Safer Internet Day by urging parents to speak to their children about the consequences of speaking to people online.

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Man jailed for attack on partner

A Houghton Regis man has been jailed for nine months for inflicting abuse on his partner

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Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

The use of body cameras by front line police and other uniformed enforcement agencies is increasing at an unstoppable rate both in the US and UK.

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Houghton Regis abuser jailed after attack on ex-partner

A yob from Houghton Regis has been jailed after attacking his ex-partner.

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Men charged after gun found in Dunstable home

Two men have been charged after police found a gun in a Dunstable house during a raid.

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Anti-social behaviour means closure notice for former Toddington pub

Toddington residents will be happy to hear that Op Sentinel carried out yet another successful closure order.

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Facebook cloning: What’s true and what’s false about the viral warning?

Facebook cloning: What’s true and what’s false about the viral warning?

Facebook users may be seeing posts from their friends warning them about “Facebook cloning”. Some concerned account holders are urging others not to accept a second friend request from accounts purporting to belong to them.

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I was just born interested! says Grace about her love of reptiles.

Report plea on reptile cruelty!

Reptile experts are continuing to speak out to Dunstable citizens in order to raise awareness of cruelty to pets.

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VIDEO: Luton man who repeatedly punched his dog banned from keeping animals

A Luton man has been banned from keeping all animals for five years after he admitted brutally beating his dog, following an RSPCA prosecution.

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Father says police failed to help son

A desperate father is appealing for witnesses after claiming his autistic son was the victim of an unprovoked attack on New Year’s Eve.

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Bungling ramraiders flee Dunstable shop on foot

Bungling ramraiders were forced to flee a Dunstable motorcycle shop on foot after failing to break into the store.

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The treatment centre and inset; Gearty

Fake ‘experts’ jailed after heroin user dies in Luton clinic

Two cowboy clinicians from Luton and Dunstable have been jailed after a heroin user died while receiving ‘treatment’ at their unregistered clinic.

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