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Authority announce new Deputy Chief Constable for BTP

14th August 2014

Authority announce new Deputy Chief Constable for BTP

The British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) has today announced the appointment of the new Deputy Chief Constable for the BTP. Millie Banerjee Chair of the BTPA said: “I am delighted to announce that the Authority has appointed Adrian Hanstock as the new Deputy Chief Constable for BTP. “This appointment follows a robust and challenging process…

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Transport Minister says ‘BTPA are still necessary’

21st July 2014

Transport Minister says ‘BTPA are still necessary’

A recent government review into the BTPA has concluded the Authority is still necessary and remains the right body for overseeing the work of the transport police. The Minister of State for Transport Baroness Kramer published part one of a triennial review of BTPA and its functions on 14 July. Transport Minister Baroness Kramer said: “I am pleased…

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Authority seek new Deputy Chief Constable for BTP – Now closed

3rd July 2014

Authority seek new Deputy Chief Constable for BTP – Now closed

Advertisement for Deputy Chief Constable British Transport Police (BTP) is the specialist police force serving the railways across England, Wales & Scotland.  Rail transport is flourishing, with significant expansion of infrastructure and continued increases in passengers and freight.  Working in partnership with the industry, BTP delivers a networked, responsive, innovative and visible policing service to…

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BTPA celebrates a decade of safer rail journeys

1st July 2014

BTPA celebrates a decade of safer rail journeys

The organisation that oversees the work of the British Transport Police (BTP) is celebrating its tenth anniversary today having spent the past decade working with the Force, passenger groups and the rail industry to ensure 7 million people have a safe journey every day. The British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) was established by Act of…

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Authority stalwart relinquishes post after a decade of service

30th June 2014

Authority stalwart relinquishes post after a decade of service

The British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) bid a fond farewell to a member who has been with the Authority since its inception and who, for the last ten years, has ensured the interest of rail staff and BTP officers were at the heart of the Authority’s decisions. Lew Adams has been with the Authority since…

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