Sex Assaults, Robberies In BART System On The RiseAmid growing concerns over crime and policing at Bay Area BART stations, a new report indicates that the transit system has seen a spike in the number of sexual assaults and robberies this year.
BART Tries To Tackle Crime With An Understaffed Police Force BART is facing a shortage of police officers as ridership and concerns around crime grow.
BART Withholding Surveillance Videos Of Crime To Avoid 'Stereotypes'A memo distributed to BART directors says the agency won't release surveillance footage of crime because doing so would create a high level of racially-insensitive commentary toward the district.
Body Found In Pedestrian Tunnel At BART Bay Fair StationA man who was found dead at the Bay Fair BART station in San Leandro Thursday morning has been identified.
Teens Cited After Allegedly Battering Man On BART TrainFour of the five juveniles were cited for battery and issued prohibition orders before being released to their parents.
BART Parking Lots Vulnerable To Catalytic Converter ThievesProtecting passengers aboard BART trains isn't easy and protecting the cars they leave behind may be an even bigger challenge.
BART Takeover Robbery Raises Questions Of Police StaffingPolice departments around the Bay Area are short-staffed, but the recent takeover robbery of a BART train car has raised new questions about the urgency of boosting the transit agency police force.
Santa Ana Police Chief Carlos Rojas Hired As BART Police ChiefBART General Manager Grace Crunican announced Friday that BART is hiring Santa Ana Police Chief Carlos Rojas to be the transit agency’s new police chief.
San Francisco DA Will Not Retry Man In BART Police Battery CaseProsecutors in San Francisco Friday said they will not retry a man accused of battery on a police officer in a struggle with BART police that was captured on bystander video this summer.
BART Police Body Cam Video Shows Violent Arrest Of Suspect Later AcquittedNewly-released police body cam video shows a Bay Area Rapid Transit passenger scuffling with BART officers during an arrest.
Battery Suspect Arrested At Glen Park BART StationA female suspect was arrested Thursday morning on a BART train at San Francisco's Glen Park station on suspicion of domestic violence, a BART police lieutenant said.
BART To Pay $3.1 Million To Family Of Transit Cop Slain In 2014BART police Sgt. Thomas Smith was inadvertently shot dead as he led a team of officers in a search of a robbery suspect's apartment in Dublin.