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Parliament votes for BTP abolition in Scotland

Warnings from unions, Fed and opposition members went unheeded.

Transport Minister Hamza Yousaf introduced the bill

Transport Minister Hamza Yousaf introduced the bill

Date - 12th May 2017
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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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...
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