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Policing London’s Night Tube

9 February 2017 | By ,

British Transport Police (BTP) officers have been successfully patrolling London’s Night Tube since its launch in August 2016. Every Friday and Saturday night the Force deploys extra police officers providing a high visibility presence at key locations on the network. As the BTP’s Inspector Dominique Ioannou and Superintendent Chris Horton…

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Crime on London’s transport system at lowest ever level

11 June 2014 | By Transport for London

In a year when both London Underground and London Buses saw record passenger numbers, new annual crime figures from the Metropolitan Police Service and British Transport Police show that crime on Transport for London’s transport system fell 11.3 per cent...

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Safety & Security supplement 2014

30 April 2014 | By

In our latest free-to-view Safety & Security supplement, fire researchers from the SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden assess the dangers of fires breaking-out on-board buses; James Kelly from the BSIA takes a look at the importance of CCTV in the industry; David Roney from the British Transport Police tells…

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CCTV is helping to police Britain’s rail system

30 June 2010 | By Paul Crowther, Deputy Chief Constable, British Transport Police (BTP)

Policing a transport network presents some real challenges, but also some great opportunities, and Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) coverage of the network falls squarely into the latter category. From the policing point of view, CCTV in the UK is playing an increasing role in operations and is an important tool…