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Security experts warn BART to be vigilant

More patrols, preparedness needed to protect from terror. BART and other mass transit systems need more than vigilance to defend against bombings, say top counterterrorism experts — one who advised U.S. presidents, another who protected Israeli bus stations. Acknowledging such critiques, the Department of Homeland Security issued last week its first national guidelines for commuter rail systems, which took effect Sunday. “There really isn’t anything in there that we’re not already doing,” said Paul Overseier, BART’s operations chief. Full Story

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