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DNA swab kits to help MTA bus drivers bust spitters

Posted By Amy On April 21, 2014 @ 9:55 am In Amtrak/Commuter News,Bus News,News,Recent Updates | Comments Disabled

bus_frontThe MTA is about to get a little more CSI.

City bus drivers will soon be armed with DNA swabs to gather evidence in the all-too-common event of an unhinged passenger spitting on them.

Transit workers catch a loogie 14 times a month, the MTA estimated in 2011.

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