Cuomo launches program to protect MTA workers

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) has launched a new program to help protect MTA workers. "Transit Watch" offers cash rewards to help prosecute suspects who assault transportation workers while on the job. Witnesses

News 12 Staff

May 22, 2012, 2:16 PM

Updated 4,344 days ago

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Cuomo launches program to protect MTA workers
Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) has launched a new program to help protect MTA workers.
"Transit Watch" offers cash rewards to help prosecute suspects who assault transportation workers while on the job. Witnesses could receive $2,000 if they're able to help police.
Safety has been a growing concern for city bus drivers, train operators and other personnel, who came together earlier this month for a first-ever Transit Workers Safety Conference.
Teen back in court for allegedly assaulting MTA bus driverBK bus drivers express fear after co-worker's death


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