BART Protest

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) police push back demonstrators that are trying to keep a train from leaving the Civic Center station on August 15, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Police Reforms Questioned At State Assembly Hearing

The Bay Area Rapid Transit police force was the focus of a lawmakers’ hearing in Sacramento Tuesday, and there were plenty of questions about the status of reforms following two deadly shootings by BART police officers.

09/28/2011

A protestor holds up a picture of Charles Hill during a demonstration at the Civic Center BART station on July 11, 2011. The group “No Justice, No BART” is protesting July 3, 2011 shooting death of Hill by BART Police officers. (CBS)

BART Considers Legal Action Against Demonstrators

The transit agency was contemplating seeking restraining orders against people arrested at multiple events.

09/13/2011

BART train, station

BART Protesters March For 5th Consecutive Monday

About two-dozen anti-BART protesters marched along San Francisco’s Market Street Monday evening in the fifth consecutive Monday rush-hour demonstration.

09/12/2011

BART protest

Another Protest Planned On SF BART Station Platform

Another Monday means another protest at downtown San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit stations.

09/12/2011

Officers block an entrance to the BART Powell St. station in San Francisco (CBS)

Several Arrested In Latest BART Station Protest, Shutdown

More than 20 protesters were arrested at San Francisco’s Powell Street station Thursday evening at a rally organized by a group whose goal is to disband the Bay Area Rapid Transit Police Department.

09/08/2011

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