Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
Posted at 7:32 AM ET, 02/ 2/2010

Metro conducts terror drill at Union Station

By Washington Post editors

Metro Transit Police officers with dogs and bomb technicians swarmed Union Station during the morning rush Tuesday in a show of force against a potential terrorist attack, part of a broader effort to bolster security in the rail system.

About 50 officers, including Metro's anti-terrorism unit, criminal investigators, special response teams and other squads, moved into the station about 7:30 to demonstrate heightened vigilance, Metro officials said.

By Washington Post editors  | February 2, 2010; 7:32 AM ET
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: Updates on Tuesday's closings and delays
Next: Tuesday news roundup

No comments have been posted to this entry.

The comments to this entry are closed.

 
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2011 The Washington Post Company