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An update from BTPA in response to COVID-19

23rd April 2020

An update from BTPA in response to COVID-19

23 April 2020 Given the ongoing situation around COVID-19, Authority staff are still working remotely but we are keeping our approach under regular review. All staff are contactable via email and meetings are being carried out via video call. The BTPA senior team are supporting the BTP via its twice daily gold group calls and…

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Statement from the BTPA Chair

20th April 2020

Statement from the BTPA Chair

On behalf of the Authority I would like to say how terribly sad we all were to hear of the death of Detective Constable John Coker on Friday 17 April. It is clear that he was a much valued colleague and will be missed by many of us at BTP. Our thoughts are with his…

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We want to hear your views on policing the railway in 2020

16th January 2020

We want to hear your views on policing the railway in 2020

The British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) are seeking the views of rail staff and passengers on the BTP’s Policing Plans for 2020/21. Every April, the BTPA publishes the policing plans for the year, including objectives, measures and resource numbers for each of its regional divisions. Prior to this, the Police Authority reaches out to colleagues…

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BTP Chief Constable awarded CBE in 2020 New Year’s Honours

2nd January 2020

BTP Chief Constable awarded CBE in 2020 New Year’s Honours

The British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) would like to congratulate Chief Constable Paul Crowther on being awarded a CBE in the 2020 New Year’s Honours. BTPA Chair Ron Barclay-Smith said: “On behalf of my Authority colleagues I would like to congratulate Paul. This is both greatly deserved and a testament to Paul’s hard work and…

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BTP 2019/20 Policing Plan

3rd October 2019

BTP 2019/20 Policing Plan

The British Transport Police’s (BTP) 2019/20 Policing Plan is now available to view on the Policing Plan section of this website. This plan sets out the overarching priorities the BTP will focus on in the coming year, as well as local commitments to address specific priorities in the regional Divisions. Chair of the British Transport…

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