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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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