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.


2 days ago

Distraction burglars will pretend to be someone they are not, so it’s important you are aware of the common methods they will use to get you to let them into your property...

3 days ago

❄️ Overnight temps are set to drop below 0 this weekend 🗣️ If you see someone sleeping rough, you can tell StreetLink to help connect them to local support 🚑 But remember, if it's an emergency, call 999...

4 days ago

*THERE'S STILL TIME TO COMPLETE THE POLICE PRECEPT SURVEY* The precept is what Bedfordshire residents pay to help cover the cost of policing, community safety and victim services through their annual council tax bill. Complete the surv...

5 days ago

£400 fine for a Luton fly tipper after personal details found in the rubbish helped Central Bedfordshire Council officers track them down. The dumped rubbish was located in Half Moon Lane, Slip End by a waste protection officer

5 days ago

Today we spoke with over 50 amazing children. They were given little police florescent jacket key rings to put on their school bags & explained how we try to keep people safe & look after them. They liked our police car, but...

5 days ago

Scam emails and texts are a problem for everyone. They're getting more convincing every day. Read advice from on spotting and dealing with suspicious emails, calls and texts. ➡️

5 days ago

Bag it & Bank It ♻️ January is the Firefighters Charity recycling campaign. Our recycling banks have been emptied so why not drop off any unwanted textiles this week 👍 With your help this month, the Firefighters Charity can reach...

5 days ago

We know technology can be used to recruit and exploit people but technology can also be used in the fight against exploitation. Find out more about apps from the Association of Labour Providers and on...

5 days ago

Cyber crime can include phishing’ emails, copycat websites, social media hacking and romance scams. Have you been affected? Take part in our anonymous survey to help shape our future work:

5 days ago

If you currently receive adult social care services, you may get a survey in the post asking for your views and opinions. Please complete and return in the freepost envelope so we can develop better services to support you. We are...