Terms and Conditions


British Transport Police Authority is committed to safeguarding your privacy online.

An HTTP cookie (or simply, “cookie”) is a text string sent back and forth between a web browser and the server it accesses. Cookies are used to distinguish one user from another and to store information about users’ web sessions.

We use Google Analytics to help analyse use of our website. This analytical tool uses cookies to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information in an anonymous form. Google Analytics sets or updates cookies only to collect data required for the reports. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) is transmitted to Google. This information is then used to evaluate visitors’ use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity. We will only use this information to optimise the site for our visitors. We will never allow Google Analytics, nor any third-party, to use this information to track or collect any personally identifiable information. Likewise, Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

Neither British Transport Police Authority nor Google will link (or seek to link) any IP address with the identity of a computer user. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

If we wish to collect personally identifiable information through the British Transport Police Authority website (an online survey, for example) we will always inform the user of its intended use. We will never use this information for any other purpose than that stated, nor will we hand this information out to any third-party.

We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone and do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website.


All email communications received by British Transport Police Authority may be subject to monitoring. They may be recorded and retained.

Sites linked from our website

The sites linked from this website are not under our control. We do not assume any responsibility or liability for any communications or materials available at such linked sites. We do not intend links on our website to be referrals or endorsements of the linked entities; they are provided for convenience only.


All third party logos displayed on this website are used with the permission of the parties concerned, in accordance with their Guidance for Use policies.