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How do you protect your electronic devices on the Metro?

Metro is experiencing a surge in robberies of smartphones, tablets, and other electronic devices along with a troubling increase in other serious crimes, such as aggravated assault and sexual offenses, Metro data shows. Robberies in the system have steadily increased from about 400 in 2006 to more than 1,000 last year, according to Metro data and matches a nationwide trend. Leave a comment with your own strategy to protect your electronic devices while using public transportation.


By Ryan Kellett  |  February 23, 2011; 5:02 PM ET  | Category:  Local Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati  
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maybe by enforcing anti loitering laws on the metro...
the police can stop the thugs of using the metro as their means of robbing people...

Posted by: DwightCollins | February 24, 2011 6:57 AM

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