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.

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.