Bedfordshire to recruit an extra 100 police officers

Bedfordshire is recruiting more police officers

Bedfordshire Police says it wants more people to join the force and is starting a recruitment drive to boost numbers in the county.

The force has recruited 156 police officers since December 2016 and is aiming to recruit a further 100 officers in 2018.

Recruitment will remain open for three weeks, closing on October 1. Applicants have to complete an online application form.