Suspicious Activities/Behavior

Suspicious Activity

Report suspicious behavior to HRT security personnel or police immediately.

What to watch for:

  • A person or persons wearing clothes unsuitable for the time of year.
  • Anything protruding in an unusual way underneath a person’s clothing.
  • Nervousness, tension, intense sweating and/or hesitant mumbling.
  • A person or persons walking slowly or running while glancing left and right.
  • A person or persons taking photos of transit operations and equipment.

Suspicious bags and packages

Report suspicious bags and packages to an HRT security personnel or police immediately.

What to watch for:

  • Unattended bags, packages, boxes, backpacks, etc.
  • Electrical wires, switches, electronic devices or oil containers sticking out of a bag or pocket.
  • Unexplained smoke or unusual odors.

If you see someone leave a bag or package, politely bring it to their attention.”Hey is that your bag program!”

Harassment

Report harassment to HRT security personnel or dial 911.

What to watch for:

  • Persistent, unwanted attention.
  • Physical, violent or threatening words and/or gestures.

If you feel threatened, move toward light and people, or move to another part of the bus or train.