'We're Paying The Price As Consumers,' Union Pacific Rep Says Of Increased Train Robberies In LARail leaders said train robberies in LA have skyrocketed in the past six months, by 356% from October 2020 to October 2021.
Thieves Raiding Cargo Containers, Stealing Packages On Downtown Section Of Union Pacific Train TracksThe area is littered with thousands of shredded boxes and items, from retailers like Amazon and REI, that robbers left behind, despite Union Pacific's patrols and numerous efforts to clean up the tracks over the last several months.
Union Pacific Railroad Police Will No Longer Work With ICEUnder its new policy, UP police will not use a person’s “suspected immigration status” as a factor as to whether to detain them.
For Second Time, Fire Engulfs Stack Of Railroad Ties In CommerceIt’s less than a block away from where a similar fire broke out last month.
Only On 2: Angry Drivers Forced To Wait While Train Engineer 'Brakes' For FoodA train engineer wasn't letting anything get in the way of his hunger when he stopped a moving locomotive to grab a bite at a Gardena restaurant.
Train Engineer Saves Dog Tied To Tracks In Riverside CountyA dog that had been tied to Riverside County train tracks by an elderly man last week was saved after a train engineer engaged an emergency braking system.
Environmental Group Sues Railroads Over LA PollutionAn environmental law group sued the two major railroads operating in Los Angeles on Tuesday, alleging that diesel pollution from their trains is causing health problems for residents living near the yards.