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British Transport Police

Volume 114: debated on Wednesday 8 April 1987

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asked the Secretary of State for Transport, how many British Transport police were employed in each of the years 1977 to 1987 on (a) London Regional Transport and (b) Southern region of British Rail.

The British Transport police have provided the following figures:

Year-endLRTBR Southern Region
1977125n/a
1978141n/a
1979139n/a
1980161n/a
1981279n/a
1982284193
1983272191
1984248196
1985271205
1986327206
1987 (March)325214

Note: Separate figures for BR Southern Region are not available for 1977 to 1981.