PoliceOracle.com

 

Parliament votes for BTP abolition in Scotland

Warnings from unions, Fed and opposition members went unheeded.

Transport Minister Hamza Yousef introduced the bill

Transport Minister Hamza Yousef introduced the bill

Date - 12th May 2017
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
1 Comment 1 Comment}
The Scottish Parliament has voted in favour of abolishing British Transport Police north of the border. MSPs approved the plan which the Scottish Government says “will further enhance the safety of passengers and railway staff” by...
Do you have an interesting news story? Contact the newsdesk on 0203 119 3303
or alternatively get in touch via the contact form.
Close
Thank you for visiting Police Oracle

To read our articles, please take a moment to sign in to your account or register a FREE Police Oracle account...

Create a free account

Join over 98,000 unique visitors every month for the best news, analysis, comment and best practice.