Transit Police Vancouver

Scrap Transit Police: Vancouver Mayor

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver's mayor is questioning the need for Transit Police when cities in the region already have their own police forces to cover trains and buses....

Will This Put Transit Police Out Of Jobs?

CBC | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation is questioning whether Transit Police will be worth their $27-million annual cost once TransLink's new fare gates ar...

Transit Police Lost Explosives WHERE?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Transit Police in Metro Vancouver confirm that an officer left an explosive device on an Air Canada plane in 2011 during a training exercise and that ...

Time to Stop Vancouver Police Turf Wars (and Save Money)

Jordan Bateman | Posted 05.14.2012 | Canada Business
Jordan Bateman

As regional mayors and the B.C. government consider giving TransLink more access to our tax dollars, they should cut funding to the Transit Police. If someone gets mugged on SkyTrain, the Transit Police either waste a bunch of time arguing with the local police over who gets to investigate, or the local police just won't show up at all.