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Brooklyn Bus Groping Suspect

Police: Man Got On Bus In Brooklyn, Groped Driver

A search was under way Saturday morning for a suspect who allegedly groped the driver of a bus he was riding in Brooklyn.


An MTA bus (credit: Getty Images)

MTA Bus Driver Accused Of Driving Drunk, Fleeing Accident In Queens

A Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver was arrested this weekend, reportedly on charges of getting in to an accident while driving drunk and fleeing the scene.


NJ TRANSIT bus (file / credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

NJT Bus Driver Fired, Accused Of Performing Lewd Act On The Job

According to the criminal complaint, George L. Simpson, Jr., 41, is accused of taking his hands of the wheel and masturbating while operating a NJ TRANSIT bus in Weehawken on June 24.


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MTA Bus Driver Stabbed In The Bronx

A Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver was hospitalized after being stabbed Thursday night in the Bronx.


Bus Driver Slashed

MTA Bus Driver Slashed In Arm In The Bronx

A Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver was slashed in the arm Wednesday afternoon in the Bronx.


An MTA bus (credit: Getty Images)

MTA Employees Arrested In Burglary, Reported Road Rage Incidents

Two Metropolitan Transportation Authority employees were arrested in separate incidents this weekend.


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Bus Driver Charged In Deadly Hit-And-Run At Newark Airport

A bus driver has been charged with striking and killing a pedestrian in a hit-and-run at Newark Liberty International Airport last fall.


An MTA bus (credit: Getty Images)

MTA Bus Driver Charged With Strangulation, Assault

A Metropolitan Transit Authority bus driver was arrested Sunday and charged with strangulation and assault.


Bus driver James Sommer was arrested Monday (credit: Suffolk County Police)

L.I. Bus Driver Charged With DWI After Backing Into Tree Limb

James Sommer was to held overnight at the 2nd Precinct for his arraignment Tuesday at First District Court in Central Islip.


Syringe Stabbing Suspect (credit: NYPD)

Report: Man Accused In Syringe Stabbing Can’t Ride Bus Without Escort

A man accused of stabbing a New York City bus driver with a syringe is now forbidden from getting on a city bus without an escort.

CBS New York–10/09/2012

Syringe Stabbing Suspect (credit: NYPD)

MTA Bus Driver Stabbed With Syringe; Union Calls For Better Protections

Police released a sketch of the suspect, who authorities said fled the bus after the stabbing, on Monday evening.


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Police: Teen Punched Bronx Bus Driver In The Face

The suspect punched the driver in the face without warning after boarding the BX21 bus at Ferris Place and Westchester Avenue around 9:45 p.m. on Aug. 15, police said.



Bus Driver Beaten Into Coma Following Fender Bender Dies After Being Taken Off Of Life Support

A school bus driver who was in a coma after being beaten by an angry motorist, died on Friday night.


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Bloomberg, Walcott Warn Of Possible Strike By Bus Drivers; Union Rips Mayor In Statement

Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott unveiled an emergency plan in the event the strike occurs. However, a statement by ATU Local 1181 said there are “no immediate plans” for a strike.


Texting (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Bus Company To Suspend Driver For Allegedly Texting At The Wheel

Other bus drivers say the company warns them about using cell phones.