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BART Using Predictive Policing To Nab Bike Thieves As Thefts Spike 21 Percent Systemwide

BART’s crime analyst is figuring out, from the times and locations of the crimes and surveillance video, the pattern of the thefts, and officers have been able to nab potential thieves.

01/07/2015

Women fight on a crowded BART train (Image credit: Youtube user M. Hunt)

BART Riders Watch As Women Escalate Argument To Brawl On Crowded East Bay Train

Some Bay Area BART riders were in no hurry to shut down a an argument between two women who started loudly exchanging words on a platform before getting into a knock-down brawl on a crowded train.

01/07/2015

BART police. (CBS)

Shooting At Bay Fair BART Station Leaves Victim In Critical But Stable Condition

BART police are looking for a suspect or suspects that left a man injured on Tuesday night.

01/07/2015

A BART parking lot. ( Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Parking Fees Going Up At Many Stations; See When, Where, How Much

Parking fees at multiple BART stations are expected to go up by 50 cents later this month.

01/04/2015

(Julia Carrie Wong)

Arrested Black Friday Protesters Say BART Wants $70,000 In Restitution For Shutdown; Call It ‘Ransom’

Fourteen #BlackLivesMatter protesters, who shut down the West Oakland BART train on Black Friday last year, said the transit agency is trying to make them pay restitution along with charged with criminal complaints.

01/02/2015

A BART police officer at the Oakland Coliseum station on August 11, 2005. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Armed Suspect Arrested, Weapon Recovered At Oakland’s 12th Street BART Station

An armed suspect was taken into custody at the 12th Street BART station following a brief foot pursuit Thursday evening

01/01/2015

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) trains sit idle at a BART maintenance facility. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wind-Toppled Trees And Debris Shut San Francisco, East Bay BART Tracks

Tuesday’s high winds are wreaking havoc on BART tracks causing complete shutdowns in San Francisco’s Mission, and in the East Bay.

12/30/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Drops Wi-Fi Provider For Oakland, San Francisco

BART officials announced today that the agency has terminated its agreement with a company to provide free wireless Internet service in downtown San Francisco and Oakland.

12/29/2014

MUNI (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Year’s Mass Transit Guide

If you choose to get hammered on New Year’s Eve, rest assured you can get home safely for free via bus, train or light rail…

12/29/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

African American Man Sues BART Police Claiming Racial Profiling In Arrest

Albert Burleson was arrested at the Powell BART station in August, but claims his civil rights were violated as officers looked for a panhandler.

12/25/2014

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