Fruitvale BART Station Reopens As Police Search For Stabbing SuspectPolice in Oakland are searching for a male suspect in a stabbing on a BART train arriving at Fruitvale station Friday afternoon that shut down the station for nearly two hours, according to authorities.
BART Board Approves Naming Road At Fruitvale Station 'Oscar Grant III Way'BART’s Board of Directors voted unanimously Thursday morning to designate an unnamed throughway adjacent to the Fruitvale station as “Oscar Grant III Way.”
Overnight Team to Help Homeless at Contra Costa County BART StationsA new team of overnight workers is trying to help homeless people who end up sleeping on BART trains or in stations because they have nowhere else to go.
BART Police Increase Reward For Suspect In 2016 Fatal ShootingBART police on Wednesday released new information about a 2016 fatal shooting on board a BART train and more than doubled the reward money for information leading to the killer in the hopes of getting a break in the case.
BART Police Institute Reforms In Decade Since Oscar Grant's DeathTen years after 22-year-old Oscar Grant was shot and killed by BART police officer Johannes Mehserle at an Oakland station, the transit agency's department looks much different.
Vigil To Mark 10 Years Since Oscar Grant's Death By BART Police OfficerA vigil will be held Tuesday to remember Oscar Grant III, who was fatally shot 10 years ago by a BART police officer.
Oscar Grant's Family Fights To Rename Fruitvale Station In His HonorNearly 10 years after a BART police officer shot and killed Oscar Grant on a station platform in 2009, Grant’s family is fighting to change the name of Fruitvale Station, where he died.
Quick-Thinking BART Passenger Helps Police Nab Disturbed Man Waving MacheteA night at the Opera ended with a terrifying real-life drama for a woman when she sat near a deranged BART passenger who was yelling at riders and waving a machete.
BART Station Agent Assaulted At MacArthur StationA station agent was sucker punched by a man who was allegedly harassing female passengers outside of BART's MacArthur station, requiring hospital treatment for a cheek laceration.
Man Arrested In Stabbing Attack Outside Fremont Warm Springs BART StationA man has been arrested in a stabbing attack outside a BART station in Fremont early Thursday morning.
BART Board to Make $20 Million Security UpgradeBART's board of directors approved a $20 million plan to expand the transit agency's network of digital cameras, install emergency call boxes on station platforms and increase officer patrols.
BART Police Union Dismisses Calls To Seek Aid From Other Police AgenciesCalls for BART Police to get help in fighting crime by tapping resources from other police agencies are getting dismissed by the agency’s police union.
Suspect Arrested In Stabbing Attack Aboard BART TrainA man wanted in connection with a double stabbing aboard a BART train Friday has been arrested according to BART Police.
BART Cops Placed On 6-Day Work Week; Part Of $28M Security ProposalIn the wake of three homicides on the transit system, BART officials announced Monday they were placing their transit officers on a six-day work week to bolster security on trains and stations, as part of a $28 million comprehensive safety and security plan.
BART Police ID Suspect in Friday-Night Stabbing AttackBART police have named Solomon Espinosa as the suspect in an assault that happened on a Richmond-bound train at the agency's MacArthur station Friday night.