Travel

The request was successful.

Dear Northamptonshire Police,

Please provide the following information:

1) Do Police Officer's receive any free or discounted train travel?
2) If so, with which train company and with what conditions?
3) Does your force make any payment to the train company for this concession?
4) Does the Police Officer's make any payment for this concession?
5) Please provide any written agreement between the force and any train operating company relating to travel concessions.

Yours faithfully,

John Scott

Dear Mr Scott

RE: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION Our Ref: 000618/18

I write in reply to your e-mail received 25/01/2018 requesting information as reproduced below.

Our reference for the request is 000618/18.

Your request is being processed and you may expect a reply within 20 working days, which will be 22/02/2018. In some circumstances we may not be able to achieve this timescale, but if this is likely to be the case you will be informed at the earliest opportunity and given a revised timescale.

Yours sincerely

Ian Kelly
Information Unit Manager
Tel: 101 Ext 346940
[email address]
Force Headquarters, Wootton Hall, Northampton, NN4 0JQ
If calling from outside Northamptonshire please call 03000 111 222
Northamptonshire Police: Putting Communities First

show quoted sections

Kelly Ian,

1 Attachment

Dear Mr Scott   

 

RE: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION Our Ref:
000618/18

 

With reference to your e-mail received 25/01/2018 requesting information
as reproduced below:

 

1)       Do Police Officer's receive any free or discounted train travel?

2)       If so, with which train company and with what conditions?

3)       Does your force make any payment to the train company for this
concession?

4)       Does the Police Officer's make any payment for this concession?

5)       Please provide any written agreement between the force and any
train operating company relating to travel concessions.

 

I can confirm that Northamptonshire Police holds the information requested
as follows:

 

1. Yes

2. West Midlands Trains, with the following conditions:

The offer applies to uniformed, plain clothes and off duty officers, being
permitted to travel free at all times on London Midland Train services on
production of a valid warrant card. 

All to travel in standard accommodation. 

This is provided on the basis that officers receiving the free travel make
themselves known as a police officer when they are on the train and assist
with any issues/incidents that may arise

3. No

4. No

5. We hold no relevant information for this question

 

I trust you find this information to be satisfactory but if you have any
further queries please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Northamptonshire Police provides a review and appeals procedure within the
terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. If you decide to make an
appeal and, having followed the full process you are still dissatisfied,
you will then have the right to direct your comments to the Information
Commissioner who will give due consideration to the matter. See Appendix
'a' attached.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Ian Kelly
Information Unit Manager
Tel: 101 Ext 346940
[1][email address
Force Headquarters, Wootton Hall, Northampton, NN4 0JQ
If calling from outside Northamptonshire please call 03000 111 222
Northamptonshire Police: Putting Communities First

 

show quoted sections