A 34-year-old woman, whose body was found in her Luton home last week, has been named by police as Tabussum Winning.Read the full story ›
A man arrested in connection with two deaths in Luton has been bailed.
A murder investigation was launched after a man's body was found in a bin on Essex Close Monday (17 October).
Officers are now investigating whether his death is linked to the death of a woman who was body was found at a nearby home on 10 October.
The woman’s death is still being treated as unexplained.
Police investigating a double murder in Luton believe the victims were killed at the same time, even though the bodies were found a week apart.
Today, police also revealed they'd found a child at a property when the body of a woman was discovered more than a week ago.
The child's now in care. A week later, a man's body was found in a nearby bin.
Watch a video report by ITV News Anglia's Russell Hookey.
Police believe two murder victims - whose bodies were found within a week of each other in Luton - were killed at the same time.Read the full story ›
Three local newspapers are to close.
Trinity Mirror has announced it will no longer publish the free weekly titles Luton on Sunday, One MK and the Northampton Herald Post.
However the media group insists it will have a renewed focus on the Bedfordshire on Sunday, which will continue alongside its website. The publisher is set to increase its distribution.
“We are not exiting these markets but will retain a presence in a different way.
We believe there is a better way for us to provide content and commercial solutions for the local communities, for example through a schedule of niche products and awards & events."
A double murder investigation has been launched in Luton after a man's body was found in a bin, exactly a week after the death of a woman at the same block of flats.
This afternoon detectives revealed they're now looking at whether the two deaths are linked.
They've arrested a man on suspicion of both killings.
Watch a report by ITV News Anglia's Sarah Cooper.
A man has died after the motorbike he was riding crashed into a railway bridge in Luton.
It happened at Chiltern Green Road, close to the junction with the B653 Lower Harpenden Road, at 8.10pm on Friday (14 October).
The 23-year-old motorcyclist died.
Police are appealing for witnesses.
The death of a man whose body was found in the bin room of a housing estate in Luton could be linked to another death.
Bedfordshire police now say they are looking into the possibility that they have a double murder.
On Monday (17th October) the body of a man was found in a bin outside a property in Essex Close. A murder investigation was launched by the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit.
Officers are now investigating whether the death is linked to the death of a woman who was found at a property, also in Essex Close, on Monday 10th October.
The woman’s death was initially being treated as unexplained but police are now investigating whether she was murdered.
"This is an incredibly complex investigation and we would like to reassure the public that we have a dedicated team of officers on the case, who are working to establish the circumstances surrounding the death of both the man and woman."
“I’d like to appeal for anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the vicinity of Essex Close in the last week, and in particular over the weekend leading to Monday 10 October, to get in touch.”
One man has been arrested on suspicion of two counts of murder and remains in police custody for questioning.
The man and woman have not been formally identified yet. Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting Operation Connery.
A man has been attacked outside Luton and Dunstable Hospital following a "road rage incident".
He was knocked to the ground and assaulted by another man, resulting in him losing a tooth.
It followed what police describe as a "road rage incident" at about 9pm on Calnwood Road Tuesday (11 October).
The man who carried out the attack was driving a silver Volvo with an 04 registration.
There has been more police activity at an estate in Luton where a body was found in a bin room.
The discovery was made in Essex Close in a bin room, police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder.
ITV News Anglia has been speaking to people on the estate, many say they are now scared to go out. Click below to watch a short clip.