What Transit and Railroad Police Do
Protect and police railroad and transit property, employees, or passengers.
Other Job Titles Transit and Railroad Police May Have
Law Enforcement Officer, Patrol Man, Patrol Officer, Patrolman, Police Captain, Police Patrol Officer, Police Specialist, Railroad Police, Railroad Police Officer, Transit Police Officer
Tasks & Responsibilities May Include Prepare reports documenting investigation activities and results. Monitor transit areas and conduct security checks to protect railroad properties, patrons, and employees. Apprehend or remove trespassers or thieves from railroad property or coordinate with law enforcement agencies in apprehensions and removals. Direct security activities at derailments, fires, floods, or strikes involving railroad property. Patrol railroad yards, cars, stations, or other facilities to protect company property or shipments and to maintain order. See More
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