MTA Cracks Down on NYC Farebeaters

Premiere DateJun 19, 2019
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:46 Jose Martinez Preface
01:41 MTA's Emergency Door Design Flaw
03:26 Tying it to Farebeating Crackdown
06:19 Police Increase in Subways
08:55 Response to Crackdown
09:48 Outro
10:32 The Ocean SadGirl
14:26 Finish

Jose Martinez (@JMartinezNYC) joins the show to discuss the MTA’s renewed crackdown on farebeating on NYC subways and buses.

Jose Martinez is a senior reporter covering transportation for The City (@THECITYNY). He also covered transportation for six years on-air at NY1.

Read the piece: New Subway Station Emergency Doors Open Gates to Farebeaters

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…