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Philly cops assault man holding crying baby for not paying his $2.25 transit fare

Several officers working for the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority are under investigation after they were recorded pushing and shoving an African-American man holding onto a baby for reportedly not paying his $2.25 fare. 163 more words


Transit Police: Wakefield Man Assaults 2 Men At North Station

BOSTON (CBS) — Transit police say a Wakefield man assaulted two men at North Station early Thursday morning.

Officers were called to the MBTA’s commuter rail station about 12:10 a.m. 167 more words



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Man Smoking Cigarette Beneath 'No Smoking' Sign Arrested On Warrants

MALDEN (CBS) – A man smoking a cigarette under a “No Smoking” sign was arrested after police found he had warrants out for his arrest in several courts. 88 more words


Arrest of Vancouver transit passenger caught on video sparks concern

WATCH: An arrest of a transit passenger caught on video is stirring controversy for Transit Police. Julia Foy reports.

A witness who saw a woman taken down by a transit employee in Vancouver alleges excessive force was used to execute her arrest. 283 more words


Man Arrested For Allegedly Damaging T Station Vending Machine

BOSTON (CBS) — A man was arrested after allegedly damaging a vending machine at the Stony Brook T station, which was caught on surveillance.

Police responded to the station after midnight on Saturday. 63 more words


Transit Police: Power Rangers Need To Share MBTA Seats, Too

BOSTON (CBS) – Rules on the MBTA apply to everyone. Even Power Rangers.

Transit police posted a lighthearted tweet on Saturday morning showing a person in a Red Ranger costume from the show Power Rangers. 45 more words