Crime

NYC Transit Warns Of Credit Card Scam

Once again riders need to be wary of credit card scam artists who are targeting ticket vending machines. This issue started to make headlines again the other day when the LIRR warned about a suspect targeting riders at the Baldwin station. Now NYC Transit has issued a warning after finding a skimming device & hidden […]


LIRR Ticket Scam Update

Earlier this morning, I posted about the LIRR warning about a ticket scam at the TVM machine located in the Baldwin station. Here is an update as the MTA Police have released new information: The MTA Police today released a WANTED poster (see attachment) for a suspect allegedly behind an attempt to scam Long Island […]


LIRR Ticket Scam Warning

Yesterday evening, the MTA Long Island Rail Road issued a warning about scam artists who were targeting riders purchasing tickets at vending machines with their credit or debit card. Here is more: The MTA Police Department is again reminding Long Island Rail Road customers to be on guard when purchasing tickets at LIRR Ticket Vending […]


Rant Leads To Arrests

Any veteran rider of the NYC Subway has come across the occasional idiot ranting on about all sorts of topics. Unfortunately riders on a Brooklyn-bound train not only had to deal with such a person but the melee they caused which led to arrests. Here is more via CBS2 New York: Five people were arrested, […]


NYC Transit Bus Driver Slashed In The Bronx

I always hate hearing or reading about MTA employees being the victims of heinous crimes. The latest attack occurred in the Bronx on Wednesday when a driver on the Bx5 was slashed by a passenger who was getting off at the last stop at the corner of Southern Blvd & Westchester Ave. This is only […]