June 19, 2014 2:01 pm
Updated: June 19, 2014 2:05 pm

Vancouver Transit Police keeps public dialled in with new app


Vancouver’s transit police has released an app to discreetly report non-emergency issues as well as help report and track crime.

The new OnDuty App allows users to connect directly to Transit Police Dispatch for reporting non-emergency issues, tracking crime hot spots as well as the latest transit police alerts.

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According to Transit Police the app will allow users to get a better understanding of where and when crime occurs in the city. Alerts will keep transit users in the loop about public safety concerns, missing persons or major service disruptions.

The OnDuty app is free to download from Apple iTunes and Google Play and is compatible with Apple and Android operating systems.

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