BART Police

A BART police officer shot Lily, a 4-year-old bulldog, who had allegedly lunged aggressively at the Civic Center station on Aug. 9, 2019.
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Carrie Hodousek
August 12, 2019 - 5:18 pm
A Bay Area family is speaking out after their beloved dog was shot by a BART police officer near the San Francisco Civic Center station on Friday.
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Carrie Hodousek
August 09, 2019 - 4:50 pm
A BART police officer shot and wounded a dog near San Francisco’s Civic Center station on Friday.
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BART Police (Photo credit: Sipa/USA)
Tim Ryan
April 09, 2019 - 11:53 am
BART is stepping up patrols once again to tamp down on fare evaders and address concerns about safety throughout the system.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
March 29, 2019 - 8:48 am
Police are searching for the shooter who killed a woman in the parking lot at the West Oakland BART station on Thursday night.
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John Lee Cowell, 27, seen here in an earlier mug shot, is wanted for allegedly stabbing two women at the MacArthur BART station.
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Matt Bigler
October 16, 2018 - 2:03 pm
OAKLAND, CA (KCBS Radio) - The man accused of killing 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station last summer made a brief appearance at the Alameda County Superior Court in Oakland on Tuesday where prosecutors announced he has been indicted by a grand jury.
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SAN FRANCISCO - JULY 05: Commuters walk off of a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train July 5, 2005 in San Francisco, California. With a strike deadline looming at the end of the July 5, BART management and union representatives are trying to hammer out a c
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KCBS Radio Morning News
September 25, 2018 - 7:47 am
There's widespread agreement that BART needs more police officers. But there's also a push to add unarmed civilians to the mix.
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Mourners gathered on August 3 for the funeral of Nia Wilson, an Oakland teenager who was fatally stabbed at a BART station last month.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
August 03, 2018 - 3:18 pm
In Oakland, 1,500 people gathered to remember the life of Nia Wilson, and demand justice for the teen slain at a BART train station. Many of the mourners at Acts Full Gospel Church wore white and gold as requested by Wilson's family.
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April 11, 2018 - 12:12 pm
A San Francisco man was charged with two counts of attempted murder on Wednesday for allegedly stabbing a man and a woman at BART's Coliseum station in Oakland on Saturday afternoon, prosecutors said.
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West Oakland BART Station
West Oakland BART Station (Photo credit: Laura A. Oda/Oakland Tribune/MCT/Sipa USA)
Megan Goldsby
March 28, 2018 - 9:42 pm
Arrests on BART were up 40% in 2017 over the year before. As KCBS Radio's Megan Goldsby reports, the agency's police department is crediting increased patrols.
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BART Police (Photo credit: Sipa/USA)
March 13, 2018 - 1:55 pm
Family members of a 28-year-old man fatally shot by a BART police officer near the West Oakland BART station two months ago came to the Alameda County District Attorney's Office today to demand that the officer be fired, arrested, criminally charged and convicted.
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