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A 34 year old woman from London has been charged with distributing terrorist material after a police investigation. Runa Khan from Maple Road West in Luton was charged with four counts of distributing terrorist publications between July and September 2013.
She was arrested in December last year and will appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on 20th March.
11:22 am, Tue 19 Nov 2013
Burglary stabbing teen arrest
A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a father was stabbed during a suspected burglary in Luton. 47-year-old Tony Abrahams was seriously injured after coming face-to-face with intruders on Saturday at his home.
The suspected burglary took place in this close in Luton
6:13 pm, Sun 17 Nov 2013
Man attacked during break-in
A man is seriously ill in hospital after he was repeatedly stabbed when he confronted burglars inside his home.
Detectives believe the 47-year-old was trying to protect his wife and daughter after they were woken by a noise in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Olivia Paterson has been at the family home in Luton.
11:13 am, Sun 17 Nov 2013
Man attacked during break-in
A 47-year-old man is being treated in hospital after he was stabbed by burglars during a break-in at his home in Luton.
Three men are believed to have forced their way into the man's home in Wellfield Avenue, in the early hours of the morning as his family slept.
He was awoken by a noise and went downstairs to investigate.
Bedfordshire Police said the man was stabbed several times when he confronted the burglars at around 3.25am on Saturday morning.
The men then fled on foot.
This was anappalling attack on a family man within his own home and I would urge anyonewith information to come forward and speak with us.
While thevictim has suffered some very nasty injuries, he is in a stable condition andhas responded very well to treatment."
– Detective Constable Mo Hussain
Police said theburglars were believed to be three black males aged around 20 years of age.
4:33 pm, Wed 14 Aug 2013
A large police operation was surrounded the match --
Credit: John Walton/PA Wire/Press Association Images
Police have charged 12 men with public order-related offences following incidents which took place after the FA Cup 5th round tie between Luton and Millwall.
Bedfordshire Police said there was a "short stand-off" between officers and a number of fans before kick-off at Luton's Kenilworth Road ground on February 16
A number of incidents also took place in the town centre after the match, a police spokeswoman said.
Officers from six forces were involved in a large operation surrounding the hotly-anticipated fixture, which Millwall won 3-0.
9:31 am, Thu 01 Aug 2013
Planes at Luton Airport.
Credit: Steve Parsons/PA Wire
A leading holiday-flight airport is to be sold for nearly £400 million. Spanish airport operator Aena said today it had agreed to acquire Luton airport in Bedfordshire for £394.4 million.
Aena, which runs all Spain's major airports, is buying Luton from Spanish company Abertis in which it already has a 10% stake.
Luton handled 9.6 million passengers last year and will be, subject to regulatory approval, Aena's fifth-largest airport.
3:50 pm, Tue 28 May 2013
A 22 year old man and a 16 year old girl have been arrested on suspicion of murder after voluntarily attending a police station. Twenty year old Jordan MaGuire was stabbed at his home on the Marshfarm estate in Luton on Sunday night.
He was found with serious injuries and died on arrival at hospital.
Olivia Paterson reports:
7:46 am, Tue 21 May 2013
Rush-hour shooting in Luton
The scene in Luton
Police are continuing to hunt a gunman following a shooting in Luton yesterday morning.
A man was shot in the leg following a rush-hour road crash in the town. It happened at around 8am at the junction of Dunstable Road and Leicester Road.
The victim, who is 27, is in a serious but stable condition in hospital. Police have described his injuries as "life changing" but not "life threatening".
This morning, Bedfordshire Police revised its description of the offender. He is described as a skinny, tall Asian man - around 6'0 tall. He was carrying a gun in a yellow plastic bag.
Bedfordshire Police says this incident is not connected to recent shootings in the town.