PCC hosts OPCC’s first ever Schools Debating competition in Bedfordshire

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC), hosted their first ever Schools Debating competition this week. During his campaign the Police and Crime Commissioner, Festus Akinbusoye pledged to run an annual debating competition. Young people aged 15-18 years old were invited from Bedfordshire schools to take part in the competition, proudly sponsored by […]

PCC hosts event to help stamp out rural crime in Bedfordshire

PCC with the Rural crime team

Bedfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Festus Akinbusoye, recently hosted a joint event with Chief Constable Garry Forsyth alongside the National Farmers Union (NFU) to discuss rural crime. The event was also attended by the Bedfordshire Police dedicated Rural Crime team and officer from the Community Policing team. The purpose of the meeting was for the […]

World Wellbeing Week feature on Signpost, Bedfordshire’s victim support service

Signpost poster offering help to victims of crime

World WellBeing Week gives the opportunity to promote an overall awareness for the wide-range aspects of wellbeing.  It also gives recognition to professionals in this sector and we’d like to shine a light on Signpost, our very own support service for Victims of Crime in Bedfordshire. Nicola Cardall-Spawforth, Victim Care Supervisor said “Being a victim […]