Dallas Area Rapid Transit

The scene outside the MLK DART Station about an hour after a man was pushed in front of a moving train and killed. (Credit: Jay Gormley/KTVT)

14-Year-Old To Serve 22 Years In Prison For Role In DART Train Death

A 14-year-old boy, standing next to his mother, was sentenced Thursday to 22 years in prison for his role in the killing of a man at a Dallas DART station last November.

04/05/2012

A Dallas Area Rapid Transit bus sits at a bus station in downtown Dallas. (credit: Dallas Area Rapid Transit)

For Customers, DART Police Just A Text Away

Public transit users in the Dallas area will have another way to summon help. On Friday, DART patrons can begin texting to reach police.

04/05/2012

A look at a DART bus outside of Mesquite's Hanby Stadium. (credit: DART)

DART Commuter Buses Running In Mesquite

Getting to and from Mesquite is a little easier for commuters now. Monday, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) expanded bus service to the city.

03/12/2012

A Dallas Area Rapid Transit bus sits at a bus station in downtown Dallas. (credit: Dallas Area Rapid Transit)

DART Chief To Ask Board To Hire More Officers

DART police chief J.D. Spiller will ask DART board members on Tuesday to hire several dozen new officers for the 2013 budget year, which will begin in October.

03/01/2012

A look at a DART bus outside of Mesquite's Hanby Stadium. (credit: DART)

Bus Service Could Pave Way For Light Rail In Mesquite

A new shuttle service starting in Mesquite this month could pave the way for a new light rail system east of Dallas.

03/01/2012

Photo of a DART light rail train. (credit: www.dart.org)

Passengers Returning On News Of Beefed Up DART Security

DART appears to have kept its promise of an officer on every train.

02/22/2012

Passengers board and exit the DART public transportation system at the St. Paul Station in Dallas. (credit: DART)

DART To Have A Security Presence On All Light Rail Trains

After several deadly incidents on Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) rail trains and buses, and concerns about safety, DART has officially moved to increase security presence on all DART trains.

02/21/2012

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Neighbors Not On Board With Cotton Belt Plan

DART is moving forward with plans for a commuter rail line that will run from Wiley to the Fort Worth Stockyards.

02/13/2012

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Increased DART Security Won’t Go On Indefinitely

There has been an increase in security since a deadly shooting at a Richardson DART station, but officials with the agency say they can’t afford to continue the police presence indefinitely.

02/10/2012

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DART Responds To Security Criticism In Wake Of Shooting

On a ride along the Dallas Area Rapid Transit rail system, commuters didn’t list shootings or killings as their top safety concerns for the transit system.

02/08/2012

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New Details In Deadly DART Station Shooting

Law enforcement officials with both the Richardson Police Department and Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) are working to sort out events on Tuesday that ended with a civilian and a suspected gunman dead.

02/08/2012

An 18 wheeler hit a DART bus on Jan. 25, 2012 at this location. (Credit: Google Maps)

18-Wheeler Hits DART Bus, 11 Suffer Minor Injuries

An 18-wheeler lost control and slammed into the rear of a DART bus Wednesday afternoon, sending 11 people to area hospitals with minor injuries.

01/25/2012

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