BART Board Discusses Report Showing Racial Disparities In CitationsBART police Chief Ed Alvarez presented a recent report to the agency's Board of Directors Thursday showing that black BART riders are cited more frequently than other riders for certain violations.
BART Police Data Shows Disparity In Ticketing Of African American Passengers Over 'Quality Of Life' OffensesNew data from Bay Area Rapid Transit police shows officers are issuing a disproportionate amount of citations over so-called "quality of life" issues to African American passengers.
BART Arrests, Assaults Up As Overall Violent Crime Inches DownThe agency that runs San Francisco's Bay Area Rapid Transit system says the rate of aggravated assaults on trains and platforms has increased so far this year, while overall violent crimes have gone down.
BART Awaiting CPUC Approval Before Rolling Out New Passenger CarsTen new BART passenger cars could be in service in the near future once they receive the approval of state regulators.
New BART Cars Flunk Test Run; Thanksgiving Debut May Not Be On TrackLong-awaited new cars set to debut on Bay Area Rapid Transit this month have failed a key safety inspection and may miss the agency's Thanksgiving deadline to begin service.
BART Steps Up Fare Evasion Crackdown, Requires Proof Of PaymentBay Area Rapid Transit is ramping up its campaign against fare evasion, approving a requirement for riders to show proof of payment.
New BART Cars Expected To Enter Service Around ThanksgivingBay Area Rapid Transit could start putting its long-awaited new railcars into service as soon as this Thanksgiving.
BART Completes Installation Of Security Cameras On All CarsBay Area Rapid Transit officials said Wednesday that they have completed installing security cameras in all of their train cars at a cost of $1.42 million, with the money coming from the transit agency’s operating budget.
BART Expects Record Ridership For Warriors Parade In OaklandBART officials are expecting record-high ridership numbers for the victory parade scheduled for Thursday in Oakland to celebrate the Golden State Warriors’ championship win.
BART Proposes $3 Million Crackdown On Fare EvadersBay Area Rapid Transit is looking to spend nearly $3 million to crack down on fare evaders.
BART Considers Changes To Solve Multi-Million Dollar Budget DeficitThe Bay Area Rapid Transit Board of Directors on Thursday weighed cost-cutting proposals to address a multi-million dollar budget shortfall.