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File #: 2021-0682   
Type: Informational Report Status: Non-Calendar
File created: 10/13/2021 In control: Board of Directors - Regular Board Meeting
On agenda: 12/2/2021 Final action:
Title: RECEIVE AND FILE Transit Safety and Security Report.
Sponsors: Operations, Safety, and Customer Experience Commit
Indexes: Audit, Bus Maintenance Projects, Children, Contract administration, Contractors, El Monte, Elevators, Informational Report, It's Off Limits, Law enforcement, Long Beach Police Department, Los Angeles Police Department, Los Angeles Sheriffs Department, Maintenance, Maintenance of way, Maintenance practices, Outreach, Partnerships, Police, Policy, Program, Safety, Safety and security, Security, Students, Transit Homeless Action Plan, Transit safety, Uniform Crime Reporting, Vehicle fires, Visibility, Zoning
Attachments: 1. Attachment A - Systemwide Law Enforcement Overview September 2021, 2. Attachment B - Sexual Harassment & Crimes, 3. Attachment C - MTA Supporting Data September 2021, 4. Attachment D - Transit Police Summary September 2021, 5. Attachment E - Monthly, Bi-Annual, Annual Comparison September 2021, 6. Attachment F - Violent, Prop, and Part 1 Crimes September 2021, 7. Attachment G - Demographic Data September 2021, 8. Presentation
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OPERATIONS, SAFETY AND CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE COMMITTEE
NOVEMBER 18, 2021

Subject
SUBJECT: MONTHLY UPDATE ON TRANSIT SAFETY AND SECURITY PERFORMANCE

Action
ACTION: RECEIVE AND FILE
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Heading
RECOMMENDATION

Title
RECEIVE AND FILE Transit Safety and Security Report.

Issue
ISSUE

As of June 2021, Metro System Security & Law Enforcement (SSLE) revised and updated the performance data to improve accuracy and details related to KPIs for its multi-agency law enforcement deployment strategies provided by the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD), and Long Beach Police Department (LBPD). To avoid discrepancies related to crime reclassifications and consistent with contract terms and conditions, SSLE will have all data submitted by the 15th of every month, which will provide ample time for staff to review, thereby providing the Board with complete and accurate data.

Background
BACKGROUND

Metro entered into a multi-agency policing partnership in 2017 to increase the number of police on the Metro system to provide greater, more visible "felt presence" of police to help deter terrorism and criminal activity on Metro buses and trains.

Discussion
DISCUSSION

LAW ENFORCEMENT CONTRACT COMPLIANCE

Technical Review
The SSLE Administration and Compliance Unit continue to verify that all field Officers/Deputies on duty are tapping their Metro issued badge at all TAP machines when patrolling Metro buses, trains, and rail stations/corridors to maintain high visibility and accountability of our contracted law enforcement services.
Upon reviewing the sample size from August 2021 to September 2021, and review of law enforcement supporting information it was determined that the Officers/Deputies from the daily deployment schedule served at their respective details and are in compliance with the contract.

Community Policing Updates
As part of the Metro community policing plan under contract, each agency hosts th...

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