The Bedford Police Department strives to provide as many physical and online resources we can to assist the citizens of Bedford. If you have a suggestion for a useful resource that you do not see on this page, please contact us, and we will do our best to add it. Thank You!
- Smart 911 - Smart911 is the only way to provide lifesaving information directly to 9-1-1 and first responders in an emergency. With Smart911, you can provide 9-1-1 call takers and first responders critical information you want them to know in any kind of emergency.
- Accident Reports - LexisNexis® BuyCrash is designed to help your agency automate the process of fulfilling requests for accident reports. LexisNexis® BuyCrash captures all the data from your accident reports and will maintain and store this information in a secure database on your behalf.
- Gun Permits - If you live in Bedford City Limits, you can file a Gun Permit Application online.
- Public Firearm Classes - Periodically we hold Public Firearms Training for our citizens. This exciting and informative class will cover areas such as handgun selection, mental conditioning, ballistics, homeowner’s rights of protection, and the latest laws and legal updates regarding the use of force as well as reciprocity in other states honoring your Indiana permit.
- Distracted Driving Guidelines - NHTSA’s U Drive. U Text. U Pay. campaign reminds drivers of the deadly dangers and the legal consequences – including fines – of texting behind the wheel.
- Fraud and Scams - Identity theft and identity fraud are terms used to refer to all types of crime in which someone wrongfully obtains and uses another person’s personal data in some way that involves fraud or deception, typically for economic gain.
- Identity Theft - Identity Theft is when an individual uses another person’s identifying information to obtain credit, goods, or services under false pretenses. This link provides resources on how to avoid Identity Theft and what steps to perform if you become a victim of Identity Theft.
- IN Sex Offender Registry - Resource to search for Offenders in your area and/or to sign up for Email Alerts and Safety Tips regarding sexual offense.
- City Code and Ordinances - Resources on City Ordinances and local legislation for the City of Bedford.