Up to Date
10:50 am
Wed July 31, 2013

Crimes Mar KCATA System

Public transit is often touted as a better alternative to personal vehicles, but safety concerns have recently plagued the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority buses, after a stabbing and a shooting left a bus driver and passengers seriously injured.

Several violent incidents have happened recently on KCATA buses.
Credit Stephen Rees/Flickr-CC

In the second part of Wednesday's Up to Date, we talked with Cynthia Baker, KCATA's director of marketing, about the recent incidents and what the transit authority plans to do to keep buses safe.

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