Friday, February 14, 2003

Spot Searches on Trains

You've got to be kidding.

MTA police conducting spot checks of commuter trains
By Associated Press, 2/14/2003 01:11
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) The nation's heightened terrorism alert has prompted Metropolitan Transportation Authority police to conduct spot searches of commuter trains and stations.

Until then, Metro-North train conductors will be making announcements on all trains that passengers and their belongings could be subject to search by police and bomb-sniffing dogs.