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Vacancy – Board Secretary

3rd August 2020

Vacancy – Board Secretary

The British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) are currently recruiting for a Board Secretary. The Board Secretary is a key role to the BTPA Executive which will form part of a varied and hard-working team based in Central London. The role will work across all areas of the business and involve working with a variety of…

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BTP Deputy Chief Constable to retire from policing

9th July 2020

BTP Deputy Chief Constable to retire from policing

BTP Deputy Chief Constable Adrian Hanstock has announced his retirement from policing after more than 37 years’ service. DCC Hanstock has made the decision to step down in 2021, having served in three different police forces, and running the operational and governance functions of British Transport Police for the last six years. DCC Hanstock said:…

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BTP Authority Meetings can now be watched online

9th July 2020

BTP Authority Meetings can now be watched online

Following our transition to online meetings in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, we are now able to easily record our meetings and share them with the public. You can now watch the most recent Authority Meeting (24 June) in the Committees section of our website.

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Update regarding the Victoria Station investigation

29th June 2020

Update regarding the Victoria Station investigation

Following the high level of public interest in the Belly Mujinga case, BTP has released a further statement on the investigation into the incident at Victoria Station, which you can see on the BTP website. Due to the high volume of emails received by BTPA, it will not be possible to respond individually to all…

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Campaign launched to find new BTP Chief Constable

1st June 2020

Campaign launched to find new BTP Chief Constable

The British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) and Department for Transport (DfT) are looking for a new Chief Constable to lead Britain’s specialist policing service that protects the rail network. The BTPA have today launched the search for the position of BTP Chief Constable, looking for someone who can provide effective leadership to a large, dispersed…

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