We are the national police force for the railways. Every day, we police the journeys of more than six million passengers. Our aim is to get you home safe, secure and on time.

Top stories and events

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Visit one of our cycle surgery events for advice on keeping your bicycle safe and secure.

Events Events ›

Find out about travel and safety advice for forthcoming events.


Advice and information

British Transport Police officerAdvice for travellers

How you can keep yourself and your possessions safe while travelling.

How we tackle crime
Find our how we are helping to keep the railways safe and secure for passengers and staff.

Victims of crime
What to do if you've witnessed or become a victim of crime on the railways.

Stop and search
Have you been stopped and searched? Complete our survey on our stop and search page.



Contact Us

To report a crime or incident, call

0800 40 50 40

or text 61016

In an emergency call 999

Report Lost Property

How are we doing?

Crime has fallen on Britian's railway

Offences 2014/15 8%
Theft of passenger property 2014/15 16%
Crime stats

Crime maps and stats

If you’re looking for more information about crime in your area, visit our Crime maps and statistics site.

Crime Maps and Stats site ›

My local team

Find out what we're doing in your local area to help you travel safely

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