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The British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) is responsible for ensuring an efficient and effective police force for the railways.

The BTPA is responsible for setting the objectives for the British Transport Police (BTP), billing the rail industry for the costs of BTP and the recruitment of senior officers and staff.

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We have launched our annual consultation on the BTP Policing Plans for 2020/21. Have your say via our survey:

ICYMI the 2019/20 Policing Plans for @BTP are now available on our website:

When I started a year ago I was terrified talking to @BTP. It was like school again with them as the cool kids & me as the geek. But today i realised I’ve found myself way more. Grateful to teams who have welcomed me in; especially to @BTPRams for helping me work it all out.

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