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San Francisco Chronicle
Anti-Semitic leaflets found on vehicles at Lafayette BART stationlot by a man wearing a Santa Claus hat who threatened to kill a bystander attem
Anti-Semitic leaflets found on vehicles at Lafayette BART station
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
lot by a man wearing a Santa Claus hat who threatened to kill a bystander attempting to stop him, police said Thursday. BART police investigators plan to ask the Contra Costa district attorney’s office Friday to charge the man with disturbing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Semitic leaflets found on vehicles at Lafayette BART stationlot by a man wearing a Santa Claus hat who threatened to kill a bystander attem
Semitic leaflets found on vehicles at Lafayette BART station
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 hours ago
lot by a man wearing a Santa Claus hat who threatened to kill a bystander attempting to stop him, police said Thursday. BART police investigators plan to ask the Contra Costa district attorney’s office Friday to charge the man with disturbing... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Anti-Semitic Fliers Left at BART Trouble Jewish Communitythe lack of response from law enforcement is almost as troubling as the flier i
Anti-Semitic Fliers Left at BART Trouble Jewish Community
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
the lack of response from law enforcement is almost as troubling as the flier itself. Barbara Albin, who reached out to BART police, said she fears for her family's safety and wonders why nothing can be done about it. "It really very upsetting"... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SF judge defends herself against bias claimsThe San Francisco judge in the case of an African American man charged with att
SF judge defends herself against bias claims
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
The San Francisco judge in the case of an African American man charged with attacking BART police officers has denied the public defender’s claim that she is biased in favor of the prosecution. “I am not biased or prejudiced against or in favor of... Read more
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BART
Two BART Police Officers praised for work to help homeless manLast week BART Customer Services received this note thanking two of our BART Po
Two BART Police Officers praised for work to help homeless man
BART / Posted 2 days ago
Last week BART Customer Services received this note thanking two of our BART Police Officers who patrol Powell Street Station and who helped a homeless man named Alfonso. Continue reading after the note to learn more about how our officers went about... Read more
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Mashable
More than 100 Oakland kids make a powerful statement supporting Colin KaepernickStation. Sound familiar? That's where an unarmed, 22-year-old black man named
More than 100 Oakland kids make a powerful statement supporting Colin Kaepernick
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
Station. Sound familiar? That's where an unarmed, 22-year-old black man named Oscar Grant was shot dead by a white BART Police officer named Johannes Mehserle in the wee hours of New Year's Day 2009. A critically acclaimed 2013 film about... Read more
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BART
Podcast: Follow along on patrol with BART Police2 of our podcast series "Hidden Tracks: Stories from BART." An inside look at w
Podcast: Follow along on patrol with BART Police
BART / Posted 7 days ago
2 of our podcast series "Hidden Tracks: Stories from BART." An inside look at what it’s like to be on patrol with a BART police officer. Sergeant Michael Williamson talks about why he still loves his job after 13 years with BPD. Transcript... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Adachi wants judge removed for bias in BART punch casethe case of an African American man charged with battery and resisting arrest i
Adachi wants judge removed for bias in BART punch case
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
the case of an African American man charged with battery and resisting arrest in connection with a confrontation with BART police is refusing to let defense lawyers ask prospective jurors about the Black Lives Matter movement or Oscar Grant, a... Read more
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The Mercury News
BART: ‘Disturbing’ bike theft trend involving U-locksthe number of people riding their bikes to BART soared. That trend appears to b
BART: ‘Disturbing’ bike theft trend involving U-locks
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
the number of people riding their bikes to BART soared. That trend appears to be continuing in 2016 — data provided by BART police shows bike thefts were down 22 percent for the first seven months of the year, compared to the same time period... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Man Arrested Following Alleged Attempted Assault, Stabbingthreatened another man with a metal pole and tried to stab him with a screwdriv
Man Arrested Following Alleged Attempted Assault, Stabbing
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
threatened another man with a metal pole and tried to stab him with a screwdriver Saturday in Pittsburg was arrested by BART police, a BART police officer said. Jeremy Jackson, 28, was arrested a short time after the 4:30 p.m. incident at the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Pittsburg: BART police arrest metal pole-wielding robbery, assault suspectPITTSBURG — BART police arrested a man who allegedly threatened another man wit
Pittsburg: BART police arrest metal pole-wielding robbery, assault suspect
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
PITTSBURG — BART police arrested a man who allegedly threatened another man with a metal fence pole and tried to stab the victim with a screwdriver in Pittsburg on Saturday afternoon, according to BART police. Pittsburg police responded at around... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Adachi says defendant in BART arrest had right to fight policethey continue to use force. Even after they search him, they continue to use to
Adachi says defendant in BART arrest had right to fight police
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
they continue to use force. Even after they search him, they continue to use too much force.” Smith has been arrested by BART police on two other occasions, in 2013 on suspicion of petty theft and in 2014 for alleged fare evasion. Both times he... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Kicks' Writer-Director on Getting the East Bay on the Big ScreenCoogler, whose movie Fruitvale Station was the real-life story of Oakland-resid
'Kicks' Writer-Director on Getting the East Bay on the Big Screen
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
Coogler, whose movie Fruitvale Station was the real-life story of Oakland-resident Oscar Grant, who was fatally shot by a BART police officer on New Year's Day. Tipping added: "I think it was important to set it [in Oakland] because I don't think... Read more
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Boston Globe
Four Oakland police officers fired, seven suspended after sex investigationin time.’’ That chief, Ben Fairow, was loaned to the department by the Bay Are
Four Oakland police officers fired, seven suspended after sex investigation
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
in time.’’ That chief, Ben Fairow, was loaned to the department by the Bay Area Rapid Transit system’s police force; the BART police chief welcomed Fairow back to his position as deputy chief and said Fairow had admitted to an affair years... Read more
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BART
A (courteous) biker’s guide to BART: New straps can be part of the solutionmany cyclists, my biggest concern is the security of my bike. As a BART intern
A (courteous) biker’s guide to BART: New straps can be part of the solution
BART / Posted 22 days ago
many cyclists, my biggest concern is the security of my bike. As a BART intern, I had the chance to interview BART Police Lt. Ed Alvarez about bike safety messaging. He knows the statistics inside and out and says the top tip to deter... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
SF's Westfield Centre to see increased patrols after string of incidentsOfficer Gatpandan. Merchants off camera say the privately-owned shopping cente
SF's Westfield Centre to see increased patrols after string of incidents
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 30 days ago
Officer Gatpandan. Merchants off camera say the privately-owned shopping center is a crime-fighting challenge. It has BART police and private security guards, as well as many stores that hire off-duty San Francisco police officers through the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
2 men stabbed in head by screwdriver-wielding man on BART train48, was booked on two counts of attempted murder, two counts of assault with a
2 men stabbed in head by screwdriver-wielding man on BART train
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
48, was booked on two counts of attempted murder, two counts of assault with a deadly weapon and three counts of robbery, BART Police said. Authorities received reports about 7:15 p.m. Saturday of a fight and possible stabbing aboard a train... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
BART PD Arrest Man After Two Riders Stabbedman was arrested on suspicion of stabbing two men in the head with a screwdrive
BART PD Arrest Man After Two Riders Stabbed
NBC Bay Area / Posted 30 days ago
man was arrested on suspicion of stabbing two men in the head with a screwdriver and stealing their belongings on BART. BART Police Sgt. John Power says Nalls got off the train after two people tried to restrain him. When he reached the street... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
BART Police Arrest Stabbing Suspectman was arrested on suspicion of stabbing two men in the head with a screwdrive
BART Police Arrest Stabbing Suspect
NBC Bay Area / Posted 30 days ago
man was arrested on suspicion of stabbing two men in the head with a screwdriver and stealing their belongings on BART. BART Police Sgt. John Power says Nalls got off the train after two people tried to restrain him. When he reached the street... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Man stabs 2 on San Francisco Bay Area commuter traincounts of assault with a deadly weapon and three counts of robbery for the Satu
Man stabs 2 on San Francisco Bay Area commuter train
The Record Searchlight / Posted 30 days ago
counts of assault with a deadly weapon and three counts of robbery for the Saturday attack on a Fremont-bound BART train. BART Police Sgt. John Power says Nalls got off the train after two people tried to restrain him. When he reached the street... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Man stabs 2 on San Francisco Bay Area commuter traincounts of assault with a deadly weapon and three counts of robbery for the Satu
Man stabs 2 on San Francisco Bay Area commuter train
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 30 days ago
counts of assault with a deadly weapon and three counts of robbery for the Saturday attack on a Fremont-bound BART train. BART Police Sgt. John Power says Nalls got off the train after two people tried to restrain him. When he reached the street... Read more
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The Mercury News
Man stabs two victims in the head on BART trainwas booked on two counts of attempted murder, two counts of assault with a dead
Man stabs two victims in the head on BART train
The Mercury News / Posted a month ago
was booked on two counts of attempted murder, two counts of assault with a deadly weapon and three counts of robbery, said BART police Lt. Gil Lopez. Witnesses reported some sort of scuffle between passengers aboard a BART train around 7:15 p.m.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
2 men stabbed in head by screwdriver-wielding man on BART train48, was booked on two counts of attempted murder, two counts of assault with a
2 men stabbed in head by screwdriver-wielding man on BART train
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted a month ago
48, was booked on two counts of attempted murder, two counts of assault with a deadly weapon and three counts of robbery, BART Police said. Authorities received reports about 7:15 p.m. Saturday of a fight and possible stabbing aboard a train... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Leandro: BART station robbery victim gets shoes and phone backtaking his shoes off his feet as well as his phone before fleeing. The victim,
San Leandro: BART station robbery victim gets shoes and phone back
The Mercury News / Posted a month ago
taking his shoes off his feet as well as his phone before fleeing. The victim, who was not injured, went home and called BART police. Police said a short time later an anonymous witness gave the station agent the shoes and the phone, saying he... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Suspect Arrested in Walnut Creek Fatal ShootingCounty Regional SWAT Team comprised of Walnut Creek police, San Ramon police, M
Suspect Arrested in Walnut Creek Fatal Shooting
NBC Bay Area / Posted 1 months ago
County Regional SWAT Team comprised of Walnut Creek police, San Ramon police, Martinez police, Pleasant Hill police and BART police conducted a search warrant on Michael Place in Bay Point and arrested Griffin, who was taken into custody without... Read more
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The Mercury News
Walnut Creek: Bay Point man arrested in fatal Saturday shootingon Michael Place in Bay Point. That team, comprised of officers from Walnut Cre
Walnut Creek: Bay Point man arrested in fatal Saturday shooting
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
on Michael Place in Bay Point. That team, comprised of officers from Walnut Creek, San Ramon, Martinez, Pleasant Hill and BART police departments, took Griffin into custody without incident or injury, Walnut Creek police said in a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
22-old arrested after stabbing at BART station in SFOrtiz was booked into San Francisco County jail on suspicion of attempted murde
22-old arrested after stabbing at BART station in SF
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
Ortiz was booked into San Francisco County jail on suspicion of attempted murder. He was being held without bail. BART police worked with San Francisco police officers to identify Ortiz from BART’s platform surveillance footage. Officials... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Arrest made in Civic Center BART station stabbing9:50 p.m. when two men were involved in a fight that ended in a stabbing on the
Arrest made in Civic Center BART station stabbing
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 1 months ago
9:50 p.m. when two men were involved in a fight that ended in a stabbing on the station platform before the suspect fled. BART police officers responded and found the victim with three stab wounds to the chest, stomach and back. He was taken to... Read more
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The Mercury News
BART warns riders of cellphone snatchershave been stolen from BART riders over the past two weeks, with the majority sn
BART warns riders of cellphone snatchers
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
have been stolen from BART riders over the past two weeks, with the majority snatched out of victims' hands, according to BART police. The robberies, which have occurred between Aug. 11 and Aug. 24, have mostly involved iPhones. In 10 of the... Read more

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