Subway Platform

FILE -- Straphangers ride the No. 6 train. (credit: Getty Images)

1 Critical, 2 Others Injured In Stabbing On Grand Central Subway Platform

According to police, a man pulled out a knife at around midnight on the No. 6 train platform at Grand Central.

08/16/2014

Graffiti at the 137th Street 1 train platform. (credit: Flickr/Straphangers Campaign)

Census Of Subway Platforms Finds Many Are ‘Bleak And Dreary’

This was third annual “State Of The Platforms” report but the first time the Straphangers Campaign conducted a census of all 862 platforms in the subway system.

10/30/2013

Officer Vincent Tieniber And Bear

Woman Accused Of Attacking Police Dog While Being Handcuffed

An NYPD K-9 Unit dog was attacked by a woman as an officer arrested her on a subway platform Tuesday.

06/18/2013

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Transport Workers Union Handing Out Bloody MetroCards To Subway Riders

The transit workers union is sending a grim message, reminding straphangers of the dangers of the subway system.

02/07/2013

This apparently drunken man was rescued from the L train tracks on Aug. 22, 2011. (credit: YouTube)

Shocking Videos Show Bloody Aftermath Of Dazed Man Falling Onto Subway Tracks

The good news is an heroic MTA worker eventually saved the man. Nonetheless, the videos are difficult to watch.

08/23/2011

Michael Mineo  (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

2nd Mistrial Declared In NYPD Subway Sodomy Case

Mineo has a $440 million lawsuit against the city and the NYPD. He alleged an officer shoved a baton into his backside while he was face down on a subway platform.

12/15/2010