BTP Essex (@BTPEssex )

BTP Essex

Bio Were the policing team for all @c2c_Rail & @greateranglia in Essex. Dont report crime here Text 61016 call 0800405040 or 999 in an emergency.
Location Essex
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Account created 29-12-2014 11:31:59
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Android : You may not see our plain clothes officers but theyre around

The men whod just purchased £100 of cocaine can testify to it

They thought theyd have a sample during their train journey to #Southend

Whod have though theyd be in the same carriage as two plain clothes officers

Android : Yesterday BTP Dog Section handler was on a day off taking his dogs PD Molly & PD Arthur out for a walk

Driving through #Colchester he saw a distressed man standing on the wrong side of a bridge

He stopped & talked the person down, thankfully making a life saving intervention.


Android : Following a positive #StopSearch Greater Anglia #Manningtree officers arrested a male on suspicion of fraud.

He was given lots of opportunity to explain why he had 6 bank cards on him in different unrelated men & women's names but he kept getting his own story mixed up!


Android : Three years ago, 22 lives were taken when a bomb exploded at the Manchester Arena.

We remember those lives lost, their loved ones and all those affected.

We think of those who ran towards danger that terrible night.

But most of all, we stand together. Hate will not win.

Android : “The message is clear – everyone should avoid public transport if at all possible.
“Our officers are out and about across the rail network, focusing their time at stations where they are most needed.

A message from ACC Sean OCallaghan.

Android : 75 years ago, the country celebrated the end of war in Europe.

Families hugged, people danced in the streets and crowds filled towns and cities across the country.

Our time to celebrate will come - but until then, we wish you a peaceful and safe bank holiday at home.


Android : PC Hooper is back on the beat after his 2 wk attachment to @btp Pandemic Multi Agency Response Team where he dealt with a number of confirmed or suspected COVID deaths.

PMART teams (2 BTP & 1 Firefighter) help to free up Ambulance capacity by dealing with community deaths.


iPhone : Southend response officer were first on scene, managed to tackle the male who was later arrested and even recovered the knife. All in a days work for our officers 🤝
We encourage any witnesses to come forward.

#partnership #stayhome #communitycare #southend…

Android : After 16 years @btp service Detective Constable Dipper has hung up his handcuffs.

Dealing with serious criminal investigations right up to the very end, hell be missed by us all.

Thank you for your service & we wish you all the best for whatever comes next.

#PoliceFamily #BTP

Android : 22yr old London man sentenced to 38 weeks prison after being caught carrying this knife following a #StopSearch c2c Rail Benfleet

26 wks for this offence 12 wks for breaching his suspended sentence for carrying a knife in public 30/10/19 & £128 surcharge to fund victim services

Android : At 11am today, well fall silent across the Force to remember key workers who have lost their lives to Coronavirus.

Sadly, that number includes one of our own.

To all those who have lost their lives. You will not be forgotten.


Android : Happy #StGeorgesDay, we hope youve enjoyed your day in the sunshine?

The male we charged with attempt robbery & assault on c2c Rail didnt get the chance.

The investigation by our Dectives led to him being charged & remanded in prison until his Crown Court date on 22/5.


Android : Friday a 22yr old man travelling from #Romford to #Benfleet was seen acting suspiciously by plain clothes officers patrolling c2c Rail

Positive #StopSearch found the
5 1/2 inch #knife he was carrying.

Arrested, charged & remanded hes in the cell until his court date Monday.