Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority Serving Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties
A steady vigilance keeps the SEPTA system safe.
The Transit Police are constantly monitoring to prevent, deter, detect and respond to any suspicious acts that may prevent SEPTA from moving the region.
However, our customers play a vital role in helping identify suspicion. Become familiar with the characteristics and keep alert to any objects or people which could potentially cause more harm than good.
It's important that if you "See Something, Say Something"
In an unauthorized area
In the wrong place or appears lost
Loitering and/or watching customers or employees
Acting in a disorderly manner that alarms or disturbs others
On SEPTA property without proper identification
Expressing an unusual level of interest in operations, equipment, personnel or facilities
Unattended boxes, packages, or cases
Tanks or bottles of chemicals
Notes or messages attached to suspicious packages
Unidentified mist, gas, vapor or odor
Liquids appearing to be leaking or seeping from suspicious items
Visibly dangerous weapons
Call the Transit Police (215) 580-8111 or dial 911
Take note of the location of the unattended package
Be able to provide a description of any potential persons involved
Avoid approaching persons who appear outwardly dangerous or threatening
Refrain from using any cellular or radio device within 50 feet of a suspicious item
Together we can work together to help keep SEPTA safe for everyone.