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Leighton Buzzard & Linslade Police Local Neighbourhood

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Map of the Leighton Buzzard & Linslade Policing Area

Yellow markers represent Police Forces and the red markers represent neighbourhoods within Bedfordshire Police.

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Towns and Villages within the Leighton Buzzard & Linslade Neighbourhood

The Leighton Buzzard & Linslade is policed by the Bedfordshire Police and covers the following settlements.

Settlements located within Leighton Buzzard & Linslade
Name Type County
Heath and Reach Village Bedfordshire
Leighton Buzzard Town Bedfordshire

Worst Locations for Crime within the Leighton Buzzard & Linslade neighbourhood

April

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Leighton Buzzard & Linslade neighbourhood in April 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Supermarket12
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Shopping Area10
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Oatfield Gardens7
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Supermarket7

March

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Leighton Buzzard & Linslade neighbourhood in March 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Lake Street17
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Supermarket9
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Shopping Area8
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Mentmore Road6
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Market Square5

February

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Leighton Buzzard & Linslade neighbourhood in February 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near High Street9
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Shopping Area8
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Bedford Street5
Leighton BuzzardtownBedfordshireOn or near Supermarket5

Neighbourhood Events for Leighton Buzzard & Linslade

TitleDescriptionDates
Hockliffe Senior Church Group Meeting

meeting

Come along and say hello, meet your local policing team. Let us know your thoughts and concerns and ask us about crime prevention/reduction with regards to the elderly or vulnerable.

Start: 13/06/2019 00:00

End: 13/06/2019 00:00
Linslade Car Boot Sale

meeting

Come along and say hello, meet your local policing team. Let us know your thoughts and concerns and ask us about crime prevention.

Start: 16/06/2019 12:00

End: 16/06/2019 14:00
Fries with the Feds

meeting

An informal get together where you can meet your local policing team and ask us about crime prevention and share your thoughts and concerns. Have your bike security marked and serviced free of charge. If you have a hoverboard, bring one and join our Hoverboard Challenge. And, the chips are on us...!

Start: 25/06/2019 19:00

End: 25/06/2019 21:00
Community Surgery

meeting

Come along and say hello, meet your local policing team. Let us know your thoughts and concerns and ask us about crime prevention.

Start: 26/06/2019 00:00

End: 26/06/2019 00:00
Community Surgery

meeting

Come along and say hello, meet your local policing team. Let us know your thoughts and concerns and ask us about crime prevention.

Start: 27/07/2019 00:00

End: 27/07/2019 00:00
Community Surgery

meeting

Come along and say hello, meet your local policing team. Let us know your thoughts and concerns and ask us about crime prevention.

Start: 24/08/2019 00:00

End: 24/08/2019 00:00
Leighton Buzzard Park Concert

meeting

Come along and say hello, meet your local policing team. Let us know your thoughts and concerns.

Start: 08/09/2019 15:00

End: 08/09/2019 18:00
Leighton Buzzard / Last Night of the Proms broadcast

meeting

We'll be doing engagement patrols in the town. Come along and say hello, meet your local policing team. Let us know your thoughts and concerns.

Start: 14/09/2019 18:30

End: 14/09/2019 22:00
Community Surgery

meeting

Come along and say hello, meet your local policing team. Let us know your thoughts and concern and ask us about crime prevention.

Start: 21/09/2019 00:00

End: 21/09/2019 00:00
Leighton Buzzard Living History

meeting

Come along and say hello, meet your local policing team. Let us know your thoughts and concern and ask us about crime prevention.

Start: 05/10/2019 13:00

End: 05/10/2019 16:00
Community Surgery

meeting

Come along and say hello, meet your local policing team. Let us know your thoughts and concern and ask us about crime prevention.

Start: 26/10/2019 00:00

End: 26/10/2019 00:00
Leighton Buzzard Christmas Festival

meeting

We'll be doing engagement patrols in the town, come along and say hello. Let us know your thoughts and concerns.

Start: 29/11/2019 16:00

End: 29/11/2019 20:00
Leighton Buzzard Christmas Festival

meeting

We'll be doing engagement patrols in the town, come along and say hello. Let us know your thoughts and concerns.

Start: 30/11/2019 09:00

End: 30/11/2019 15:00
Leighton Buzzard Christmas Festival

meeting

We'll be doing engagement patrols in the town, come along and say hello. Let us know your thoughts and concerns.

Start: 01/12/2019 09:00

End: 01/12/2019 15:00
Community Surgery

meeting

Meet your local policing team and share any thoughts and concerns with us. Ask us about crime prevention.

Start: 28/12/2019 00:00

End: 28/12/2019 00:00

Police Officer Information for Leighton Buzzard & Linslade

NameRankBio
Slav Konopka PC
Helen Pecorini PC
Kate Arnold PCSO
Craig Gurr Inspector
Simon Setchell PC
Rachel Carne PCSO
James Bonney PC
Jim Maden PC
Liam Mitchell Sergant
Edward Ruston PC
Muhammad Khan PCSO
Steven Callow Inspector
Craig Andrews PC
Christopher Farmer PC
Leah Barron PCSO
Victoria Small PCSO

Neighbourhood Priorities for Leighton Buzzard & Linslade

IssueActionDates

Anti-social behaviour

Issue dated: 01/06/2018

Action dated: 30/11/-0001

Drugs

Issue dated: 01/06/2018

Action dated: 30/11/-0001

Street Crime Within Leighton Buzzard & Linslade

Last Update April.

LocationTypeOutcome
A4012 Anti-social behaviour
A4012 Anti-social behaviour
A4012 Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Abbey Walk Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Albany Road Anti-social behaviour
Albany Road Burglary Unable to prosecute suspect
Albany Road Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Alwins Field Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Appenine Way Burglary Under investigation
Ascot Drive Criminal damage and arson Unable to prosecute suspect
Ashburnham Crescent Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Ashlong Close Anti-social behaviour
Bassett Road Burglary Under investigation
Bideford Green Anti-social behaviour
Bideford Green Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Billington Road Drugs Under investigation
Billington Road Anti-social behaviour
Billington Road Drugs Awaiting court outcome
Billington Road Drugs Under investigation
Billington Road Drugs Under investigation
Billington Road Theft from the person Under investigation
Billington Road Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Billington Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Billington Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Billington Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Bishop Close Vehicle crime Unable to prosecute suspect
Blenheim Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Bossington Lane Anti-social behaviour
Bossington Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Brook Street Anti-social behaviour
Brook Street Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Broomhills Road Anti-social behaviour
Capshill Avenue Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Carina Drive Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Carina Drive Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Carlton Grove Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Carnation Close Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Chelsea Green Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Cherrycourt Way Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Chestnut Hill Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Cheviot Close Anti-social behaviour
Cheviot Close Other theft Under investigation
Church Avenue Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Church Avenue Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Church Square Public order Under investigation
Church Street Anti-social behaviour
Church Street Anti-social behaviour
Clarence Road Anti-social behaviour
Clarence Road Anti-social behaviour
Clay Furlong Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Cormorant Way Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Cormorant Way Vehicle crime Under investigation
Crossway Criminal damage and arson Unable to prosecute suspect
Cutlers Way Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Danes Way Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Dimmock Close Vehicle crime Under investigation
Doggett Street Burglary Under investigation
Drakes Avenue Anti-social behaviour
Drakes Avenue Anti-social behaviour
Draper Way Burglary Under investigation
Dukes Ride Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Dukes Ride Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
East Street Public order Under investigation
East Street Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Elliot Way Public order Under investigation
Falcon Mews Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Friday Street Public order Under investigation
Friday Street Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Fyne Drive Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Garden Hedge Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Garden Hedge Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Gemini Close Anti-social behaviour
Gemini Close Burglary Under investigation
George Street Burglary Under investigation
George Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Greenlands Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Greenlands Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Grove Place Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Grove Place Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Grove Place Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Grovebury Place Estate Shoplifting Under investigation
Harcourt Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Hartwell Grove Anti-social behaviour
Hartwell Grove Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Heath Green Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Heath Green Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
High Street Anti-social behaviour
High Street Anti-social behaviour
High Street Other theft Under investigation
High Street Shoplifting Under investigation
High Street Shoplifting Offender given suspended prison sentence
High Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Hillside Road Vehicle crime Under investigation
Hockliffe Road Anti-social behaviour
Hockliffe Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Hockliffe Street Anti-social behaviour
Hockliffe Street Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Hornbeam Close Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Hornbeam Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Hornbeam Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Johnson Drive Anti-social behaviour
Johnson Drive Anti-social behaviour
Johnson Drive Violence and sexual offences Action to be taken by another organisation
Johnson Drive Anti-social behaviour
Kendal Gardens Other theft Unable to prosecute suspect
Kendal Gardens Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Kendal Gardens Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
King Street Anti-social behaviour
Kingfisher Drive Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Kingfisher Drive Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Knaves Hill Anti-social behaviour
Knaves Hill Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Lake Street Anti-social behaviour
Lake Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Lake Street Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Laurel Mews Anti-social behaviour
Leighton Road Other theft Unable to prosecute suspect
Leighton Road Anti-social behaviour
Lincombe Slade Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Lyra Gardens Burglary Under investigation
Lywood Road Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Lywood Road Burglary Under investigation
Lywood Road Burglary Under investigation
Market Square Anti-social behaviour
Meadow Way Criminal damage and arson Unable to prosecute suspect
Meadow Way Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Meadow Way Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Meadway Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Mentmore Gardens Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Mentmore Road Anti-social behaviour
Mentmore Road Anti-social behaviour
Mentmore Road Anti-social behaviour
Mentmore Road Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Middleton Way Anti-social behaviour
Miletree Court Burglary Under investigation
Miletree Court Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Mill Road Anti-social behaviour
Millstream Way Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Moorhouse Way Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Nelson Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
New Road Burglary Under investigation
North Street Public order Under investigation
Oakridge Park Anti-social behaviour
Oakridge Park Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Oakridge Park Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Oatfield Gardens Anti-social behaviour
Oatfield Gardens Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Oatfield Gardens Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Oatfield Gardens Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Oatfield Gardens Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Oatfield Gardens Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Oatfield Gardens Vehicle crime Under investigation
Old Chapel Mews Anti-social behaviour
Old Chapel Mews Violence and sexual offences Further investigation is not in the public interest
Orion Way Anti-social behaviour
Park/Open Space Vehicle crime Under investigation
Park/Open Space Anti-social behaviour
Park/Open Space Anti-social behaviour
Park/Open Space Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Parking Area Bicycle theft Under investigation
Parking Area Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Parking Area Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Parking Area Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Pennivale Close Anti-social behaviour
Petrol Station Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Petrol Station Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Anti-social behaviour
Petrol Station Anti-social behaviour
Petrol Station Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Petrol Station Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Petrol Station Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Violence and sexual offences Action to be taken by another organisation
Pine Close Anti-social behaviour
Pinkle Hill Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Pinkle Hill Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Plover Road Burglary Under investigation
Plover Road Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Plover Road Theft from the person Under investigation
Plum Tree Lane Anti-social behaviour
Police Station Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Police Station Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Police Station Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Redwood Glade Burglary Under investigation
Redwood Glade Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Reeve Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Reeve Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Regent Street Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Richmond Road Burglary Under investigation
Richmond Road Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Riverside Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Riverside Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Rock Lane Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Roosevelt Avenue Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Rye Close Other theft Under investigation
Rye Close Other theft Under investigation
Rye Close Vehicle crime Under investigation
Rye Close Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Rye Close Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Sandhills Anti-social behaviour
Sandhills Anti-social behaviour
Ship Road Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Shopping Area Anti-social behaviour
Shopping Area Public order Under investigation
Shopping Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Shopping Area Shoplifting Unable to prosecute suspect
Shopping Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Shopping Area Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Shopping Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Shopping Area Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Shopping Area Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Shopping Area Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Shopping Area Anti-social behaviour
Soulbury Road Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Southcott Village Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Southcott Village Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Sports/Recreation Area Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Sports/Recreation Area Possession of weapons Unable to prosecute suspect
St Andrews Close Anti-social behaviour
St Leonard'S Close Anti-social behaviour
St Leonard'S Close Burglary Under investigation
St Mary'S Way Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
St Mary'S Way Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Stanbridge Road Terrace Other theft Under investigation
Stratton Mews Burglary Under investigation
Summer Street Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Summer Street Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Burglary Under investigation
Supermarket Burglary Defendant found not guilty
Supermarket Burglary Under investigation
Supermarket Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Burglary Under investigation
Supermarket Burglary Defendant found not guilty
Supermarket Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Offender given suspended prison sentence
Supermarket Shoplifting Offender given suspended prison sentence
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Unable to prosecute suspect
Supermarket Shoplifting Offender given conditional discharge
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Supermarket Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Offender given suspended prison sentence
Supermarket Vehicle crime Under investigation
Supermarket Vehicle crime Under investigation
Supermarket Bicycle theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Other theft Under investigation
Supermarket Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Talbot Court Anti-social behaviour
The Chilterns Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
The Martins Drive Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
The Wharf Anti-social behaviour
Thrift Road Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Thrift Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Tindall Avenue Criminal damage and arson Unable to prosecute suspect
Tindall Avenue Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Turnham Drive Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Vandyke Road Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Vicarage Gardens Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Victoria Road Burglary Under investigation
Vimy Road Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Warneford Way Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Water Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Wentworth Drive Burglary Under investigation
Wheatfield Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
White House Court Public order Under investigation
Winston Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Woburn Place Burglary Under investigation
Woodman Close Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Wyngates Burglary Under investigation