BART adopts policing reforms after report shows racial disparities

Photo of Downtown BART Station
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A report conducted by the Center for Policing Equity studied the policing practices of BART from 2012 to 2017. The report’s findings included that there were two times more vehicle stops per capita of Black individuals than white individuals.

BART police is adopting six recommendations after an outside study showed racial disparities in police stops and use of force.
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