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BTP recognises hard working staff and officers

Outstanding professionalism, hard work and community spirit was commended last weekend (Saturday 7 May) during a special ceremony hosted by Assistant Chief Constable Mark Newton.
Now in its fourth year, the Complementary Policing Awards celebrates achievements by officers and staff at British Transport Police as well as our colleagues within the rail industry. 

Visit our Facebook page to see all the photos from the event and find out about the winners.

BTP's 2016 Complementary Policing Awards took place on 7 May celebrating how our Special Officers, neighbourhood policing teams, PCSOs, volunteers and accredited rail staff enhance our policing service.

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British Transport Police is the specialist, national police service for Britain’s railways. BTP deals with major and minor crime, disorder and incidents, and covers the rail system in England, Wales and Scotland, including London Underground, Docklands Light Railway, the Glasgow Subway and the Midland Metro and Croydon Tramlink systems. Its 2,972 police officers, 323 Police Community Support Officers, 247 Special Constables and 1,533 support staff are recruited and trained like those of local forces and have the same powers. Find out more at

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