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SEPTA police strike, debate on impact continues

Posted on March 29, 2012

PHILADELPHIA — The strike by 219 Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) transit police entered its eighth day, with agency officials and police lobbing accusations at one another over the strike’s effect on public safety, according to philly.com.

Striking police claimed that crimes have increased at SEPTA stations and vehicles during the strike. Agency officials countered that most of those crimes happened at nearby stores. For the full story, click here.

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