Community Policing - North
Superintendent Julia Pink is the newly appointed lead for
community policing for the north of the county, including Bedford,
Biggleswade and Ampthill.
Her dedicated team are currently tackling a number of issues
that they know cause some of the biggest concerns for our
communities. These include street drinking in Bedford town centre
and the associated anti-social behaviour, as well as speeding
vehicles in rural locations.
Superintendent Pink says: “We will prioritise our protection of
those who are the most vulnerable in our communities and
proactively target criminals, particularly those who
reoffend. I am committed to communicating with people who
both live and work in and visit Bedfordshire to understand and
respond to concerns. We will work together with our partners
and community groups to gather information to provide the best
response we can.”
Chief Inspector Nick Lyall was appointed as deputy head of
community policing for the north of the county in April 2016.
He says: “I’m committed to community policing, ensuring that we
work in partnership to solve locally identified problems and tackle
rural crime issues. I strive to provide a visible presence and work
in partnership to build stronger confidence in the local
You can contact the local policing team in the north by calling