Working together to make Central Bedfordshire a safer place to live.


We want to know what issues are important to you – whether you are new to the area or have been a resident for a long time. Your views will help to set SaferCentral's priorities for the next two years.


Safer Central brings together Central Bedfordshire Council, Bedfordshire Police, Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Services, Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group, Offender Management Services and other partner agencies to work together to make Central Bedfordshire a great place to live and work.

We aim to :

  • Reduce crime and disorder
  • To support and protect individuals from harm and abuse
  • To maintain public confidence by making residents feel safe and secure


Using the links below, you are able to Report Community Safety Issues or find our more information on Crime Prevention.


3 days ago

Last week Officers from Community Safety Team attended St Swithun's Primary School in Sandy responding to complaints around safety and parking. Officers issued 2 Penalty Charge Notices, moved multiple cars along and prov...

4 days ago

Victims of child exploitation are often most visible in spaces including:  🚌Public transport 🍔Fast food outlets & shopping centres ⛽Roadside services 🚕Taxis and rideshares and spot the signs:

1 week ago

RT : “Pegasus” is a scheme to help those with communication difficulties, when coming into contact with the emergency services Those who care for people with communication difficulties can also register on behalf of someon...

1 week ago

Heard of cuckooing? It’s when drug dealers take over the home of a vulnerable person as a base. Learn the warning signs so that if you see something suspicious, you can speak up 100% anonymously and keep your community safe.

1 week ago

Today is Global Handwashing Day! Washing your hands with soap is the first line of defence against COVID-19 but it also protects against many other diseases and has saved millions of lives around the world. Find out more here 

1 week ago

Many scam messages share common tell tale signs. Asking you to “verify” your financial details is one of them. Could you spot the tell tale signs of a phish? 🎣🎣