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Detective Michael Maes has been identified as the officer who fatally shot Sgt. Tommy Smith during a probation search in Dublin on January 21, 2014. (BART Police)

Report Finds BART Cop Accidentally Shot, Killed Fellow Officer On Duty

Prosecutors say a California police officer accidentally shot and killed a fellow officer when he mistook him for an armed assailant.

05/30/2014

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BART Settles Lawsuit: 5 Men Detained With Oscar Grant To Get $175,000

BART has settled a lawsuit brought by five men who were detained with Oscar Grant on the Fruitvale Station platform in Oakland when he was fatally shot.

05/20/2014

A big rig crash knocks out power at the Port of Oakland. (CBS SF)

BART Service Restored After Big Rig Crashes Into Oakland Power Pole

A truck plows into a power pole at the Port of Oakland near 7th and Maritime Streets.

05/20/2014

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train operator waits for passengers to enter the train at the Daly City station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Major BART Delays After Person Was Fatally Struck By Train At Pleasant Hill Station

A person was struck and killed by a train at the Pleasant Hill BART station Thursday morning, shutting down the station and prompting delays of about 20 minutes, a BART spokeswoman said.

05/15/2014

YouTube image of a Night School bus crossing the Bay Bridge. (Night School)

Startup Shuttle Service To Use School Buses To Take Late-Night Revelers Across The Bay

A new overnight transportation service is set to launch this month targeting late-night revelers on both sides of the bay in order to get them home safely.

05/14/2014

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Man Stabbed By Fellow Passenger On BART Train In Oakland

A man was stabbed in the arm by a fellow passenger on BART as it passed through Oakland Sunday night, BART police lieutenant said.

05/04/2014

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Bait Bike Sting At Pleasant Hill BART Station Nabs 2 Suspects

BART officials say a “bait bike” sting at the Pleasant Hill BART station led to the arrest of two suspects, including one man known as a repeat offender, and the recovery of a stolen bicycle.

05/03/2014

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Man Charged In Oakland Coliseum BART Station Shooting Appears In Court

A 37-year-old man appeared in court Monday on a charge that he murdered a man near the Oakland Coliseum BART station last October.

04/28/2014

BART Strike Hampers Bay Area Monday Morning Commute

Unions Spending Big To Defeat ‘Ban BART Strike’ Politician In State Assembly Run

Last year’s Bay Area Rapid Transit strikes are a central issue in one Bay Area election this year, as State Assembly candidate Steve Glazer faces an unlikely opponent for democrats, organized labor.

04/28/2014

The proposed interior of the new BART trains is too similar to Seahawks colors, according to some. (CBS/Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Petition To Ban Seahawks Color Scheme On BART Nears Signature Goal

When Bay Area Rapid Transit officials showed off the planned look of new train cars last week some members of the Niner faithful were taken aback by the Seattle Seahawks-like color scheme. Now thousands have gone online to demand a change of color scheme.

04/22/2014

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