U.S. rail security responds to Madrid bombings

Responding to the bombings of the rail system in Madrid, officials of the Department of Homeland Security assured passengers of the U.S. rail systems that there has been no similar threat here but security will continue to be monitored to ensure safety. Still, the department encourages passengers to continue to look for any suspicious behavior detected and report them to the authorities. Read more on the governments response at http://www.kotv.com/pages/viewpage.asp?id=59329
Recent reports on rail security can be found at: GAO report: http://library.nps.navy.mil/homesec/docs/gao/d03435.pdf

Nat’l plan for critical Infrastructure protection: Rail Sector: http://www.pcis.org/getDocument.cfm?urlLibraryDocID=28

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