British Transport Police (BTP)/Police Scotland merger, correspondence with rail companies: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

FOI reference: FOI/18/03357  
Date received: 13 November 2018
Date responded: 11 December 2018
Information requested


All correspondence between

a)Caledonian Sleeper,


c)Virgin Trains East Coast,

d)First TransPennine Express and


and the Scottish Government ministers and staff and SPADs since 2014 regarding the issue of the BTP/Police Scotland merger.



I enclose a copy of most of the information you requested in PDF format.

Some of the information you have requested is available from the Scottish Government website, link provided below;

Under section 25(1) of FOISA, we do not have to give you information which is already reasonably accessible to you.


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Central Enquiry Unit 
Phone: 0300 244 4000 

The Scottish Government 
St Andrew's House 
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