A credit to the service

The victims of a burglary in Putnoe have written to Bedfordshire Police to thank officers who helped in their case for their professionalism and compassion in the aftermath of the distressing event. The work resulted in a suspect being arrested within days of the offence and a subsequent conviction for burglary.

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Closing the net on a paedophile

Clint Gilbert
Clint Gilbert

The images and videos in this particular case are the most disturbing I have ever viewed.

It is impossible not to find them distressing.

They are images that will remain with me forever.

Detective Constable Tanya Shotbolt was the investigating officer who helped put 21-year-old Clint Gilbert behind bars for 18-years for a string of child sex offences.

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