NYPD: Reported Subway Sex Crimes Up 19 Percent, Rape Cases DownAccording to the NYPD, there was a 33 percent rise in sex abuse cases, a 25 percent rise in forcible touching cases and a 9 percent rise in incidents of public lewdness.
Manhole Cover Tears Through Floor Of MTA Bus In The BronxThe incident took place at around noon Tuesday at 170th Street and Inwood Avenue.
MTA Releases New Photos, Renderings Of 2nd Avenue SubwayImages released on Monday show not only photos from the construction process but also renderings of completed subway stations at 63rd, 72nd and 96th streets.
14 Injured In MTA Bus Accident In CanarsieA B6 bus was struck by a vehicle that ran a stop sign at Glenwood Road and East 102nd Street, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
Signal Problems Cause Delays On Numerous Subway LinesThe Metropolitan Transit Authority said a problem with the automated train computer system caused delays along the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and S subway lines.
MTA Plans New Campaign Reminding Commuters To Be Courteous To Each OtherAmong the behaviors they're hoping to correct: Hogging multiple seats and taking over the entire pole in a subway car.
MTA Eyes Surveillance Cameras On All Subway CarsThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority says it's "studying the possibility of installing surveillance cameras in future subway car models."
Man Proposes To Girlfriend In Second Avenue Subway Tunnel Adam Meagher and his girlfriend Carolyn Grossman are urban planners who participated in a preview tour of the Second Avenue Subway project this past Saturday.
New B44 Select Bus Service Met With Confusion, Frustration By Some StraphangersSunday's debut of the new B44 Select Bus Service in Brooklyn is an attempt to cut down travel time along one of the city's busiest routes, but some riders aren't taking well to the change.
MTA: Weekend Subway Track Work Will Disrupt Service On 18 Of 20 Subway LinesIt's going to be slower going on the rails this weekend, but riders on the G and 6 lines will be spared the headache.
Extensive Subway Service Disruptions This Weekend; Almost Every Line Being Worked OnGetting around the Big Apple is going to be more challenging this weekend.
Police: Off-Duty 911 Operator Texts For Help, Saves Bus From Armed TeenAn off-duty 911 operator was not in a position to call emergency dispatchers herself Tuesday when an armed man had her in sight on a Staten Island bus – but she was able to text for help.