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Who we are

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TravelSafe is a partnership brought together to help support a safe and secure transport network across Greater Manchester.

The Partnership is jointly led by Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) and Greater Manchester Police (GMP) with support from:
British Transport Police (BTP),
the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA)
KeolisAmey Metrolink,
Stagecoach ,
First Manchester,
Go North West and
Diamond Buses.

The Partnership work to the following principles:

  • Place-Based – adopting a ‘Partnership’ approach,
  • Work with neighbourhood police teams, local authorities all other key partners,
  • Problem-solve and tackle underlying causes,
  • Allocate Partnership resources based on risk, harm and threat
  • Use data and intelligence to inform priorities

TravelSafe strategy

In 2019 the Partnership published a three-year strategy with outline the key aims as follows:

  1. Improve the perception of safety and security across public transport, offering reassurance to passengers,
  2. Manage instances of Crime and Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB) occurring on the transport network, and
  3. Discourage fare evasion

For more information, please see Our Strategy.