British Transport Police

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Investigation launched after ‘pro-Brexit sabotage attempts’ on railway tracks

Investigation launched after ‘pro-Brexit sabotage attempts’ on railway tracks

Investigation launched after ‘pro-Brexit sabotage attempts’ on railway tracks

An investigation has been launched after two "malicious" devices were placed on railway tracks in a pro-Brexit sabotage attempt.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Knife crime on railways triples in three years

Knife crime on Britain's trains triples in three years

Knife crime on Britain's trains triples in three years

Knife crime on Britain's rail network has more than tripled in the past three years, police figures suggest.

Friday, January 4, 2019

Friday, January 4, 2019

Horsley Station

Man stabbed to death on train in Surrey

Man stabbed to death on train in Surrey

A murder inquiry has been launched after a man was stabbed to death on board a train in Surrey.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Train company deploys specially-trained staff to deal with football fans

Virgin Trains to have dedicated carriages and specialist staff for football fans amid cases of violence and drunkenness

Virgin Trains to have dedicated carriages and specialist staff for football fans

The rail company is providing dedicated carriages for football fans and deploying staff trained in conflict resolution to deal with the supporters at stations.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Ilford stabbing latest in 'epidemic' of violence, says official, as second stabbing kills man hours later

Ilford stabbing latest in 'epidemic' of violence, says official, as second stabbing kills man hours later

Ilford stabbing latest in 'epidemic' of violence, says official

A British Transport Police officer was stabbed in Ilford on Friday evening, and a second man killed in an attack in Dalston hours later

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Two men have been taken to hospital after a hammer attack at Stratford station in east London during the morning rush-hour.

Two men injured after being attacked with hammer in London

Two men injured after being attacked with hammer in London

Two men have been taken to hospital after a hammer attack at Stratford station in east London during the morning rush-hour.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Suspects sought after woman was spat at on train

Suspects sought after woman was spat at on train

Suspects sought after woman was spat at on train

Police are searching for a group of boys who spat in the face of a woman travelling with her partner and child

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

A man in his thirties was seriously assaulted by a group of teenagers at Gravelly Hill train station.

Fresh eyewitnesses sought in 'electronic stun weapon' assault in Birmingham

Fresh eyewitnesses sought in 'electronic stun weapon' assault in Birmingham

A man in his thirties was seriously assaulted by a group of teenagers at Gravelly Hill train station.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

The package sparked panic this morning

St Paul's station placed in lockdown over 'suspicious package'

St Paul's station placed in lockdown over 'suspicious package'

Police placed busy station in lockdown but incident was a false alarm

Friday, November 24, 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017

London man pushed rival into a train 'because he supported West Ham'

London man pushed rival into a train 'because he supported West Ham'

Incident took place in Orpington on November 13

Monday, November 20, 2017

Monday, November 20, 2017

Teenagers sentenced for 'train surfing' in Essex

Teenagers sentenced for 'train surfing' in Essex

Teenagers sentenced for 'train surfing' in Essex

The teenagers were filmed climbing between carriages and holding on to the outside of a TfL train as it moved along

Monday, November 6, 2017

Monday, November 6, 2017

Partial derailment causing disruption on services to London Waterloo station during rush hour

Partial derailment causing disruption on services to London Waterloo station during rush hour

Partial derailment causing disruption on services to London Waterloo station

A South Western Railway service partially derailed in the Wimbledon area during rush hour, and disruption is expected to last for the day

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Ismaeel has been charged over the rape in the vehicle

Birmingham double rape: Local man Mohammed Ismaeel charged after girl assaulted twice on same day

Local man charged over 'double rape' of 14-year-old girl in Birmingham

A 14-year-old girl was raped in a vehicle - just hours after she had suffered the same ordeal at Witton railway statio

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

This is the man being sought by police (British Transport Police handout)

Lancashire man launched transphobic attack at teenage girls, then attacked them

Lancashire man launched transphobic attack at teenage girls, then attacked them

Man asked whether girls were actually boys, before lunging for one of them

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The footage was released as a warning by British Transport Police

WATCH Horrific police footage of pram being hit by speeding train

WATCH Horrific police footage of pram being hit by speeding train

Police released the horrific footage as a reminder to the public to take care around railways.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

District Line Tube evacuated after phone charger explodes at Tower Hill station

District Line Tube evacuated after phone charger explodes at Tower Hill station

District Line Tube evacuated after phone charger explodes at Tower Hill station

The incident took place around 12:30pm on Tuesday afternoon

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after alleged attack at Leeds railway station

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after fatal attack at Leeds railway station

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after fatal attack at Leeds railway station

The emergency services were called to the scene in the early hours of the morning

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Twitter users attack Bakerloo Line after Oxford Circus fire

Twitter users attack Bakerloo Line after Oxford Circus fire

Twitter users attack Bakerloo Line after Oxford Circus fire

A train caught fire at the station during rush hour on Friday

Smoke prompts evacuation of Oxford Circus tube station in rush hour

Smoke prompts evacuation of Oxford Circus tube station in rush hour

Smoke prompts evacuation of Oxford Circus tube station in rush hour

The cause of the smoke is reportedly a Bakerloo train caught fire

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Man arrested on suspicion of raping girl who claims she was attacked twice

Man arrested over 'double rape' of 14-year-old girl in Birmingham

Man arrested over Birmingham 'double rape'

A 22-year-old man is now in police custody to be questioned by police

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Priest attacked by group of thugs at tube station during rush hour

Priest attacked by group of thugs at tube station during rush hour

Priest attacked by group of thugs at tube station during rush hour

A priest thought to have been travelling with other clergymen was punched in the face at South Ealing station

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Reports of Kennington mass brawl caused security alert hours after Westminster terror attack

Reports of Kennington mass brawl caused security alert hours after Westminster terror attack

Reports of Kennington mass brawl caused security alert hours after Westminster

Police descended on the south London tube station after they received reports a man had been stabbed in the middle of a mass fight

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Police blunder as seven people killed in Croydon tram crash are invited to survivors event

Police blunder as seven people killed in Croydon tram crash are invited to survivors event

Seven people killed in Croydon tram crash are invited to survivors event

The seven people killed in the Croydon tram crash have accidentally been invited to an event for survivors due after a police blunder

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Woman dies after being hit by train in 'tragic accident'

Woman dies after being hit by train in 'tragic accident'

Woman dies after being hit by train in 'tragic accident'

A woman has died after she was hit by a train at Barnt Green station in Worcestershire in what has been described as a 'tragic accident'

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

London Overground train evacuated during rush hour at Dalston Kingsland

London Overground train evacuated during rush hour, causing 'sheer terror'

London Overground train evacuated during rush hour, causing 'sheer terror'

A faulty drill is reported to be the cause of smoke on an overground train