Look Up. Speak Up.

Together, we’re watching over public transit for anything suspicious.

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CALL 911 IN THE EVENT OF AN IMMEDIATE EMERGENCY.

WHAT IS 1776?

#1776 and GO1776 are a direct connection to the Delaware Valley Intelligence Center (DVIC), a 24-hour, all-hazards, all-crime, information and intelligence collection facility staffed by members of public safety agencies from throughout the Delaware Valley.

WHAT TO REPORT

The 1776 service is not a replacement for 911 in emergencies. Stay alert and be aware of what you report through the tip line:

  • Suspicious loitering in or around transit facilities.
  • Individuals questioning transit security procedures.
  • Unauthorized persons entering restricted areas.
  • Persons mapping or photographing security systems, cameras, or patrols.

PHILADELPHIA REGIONAL TRANSIT PARTNERS

Philadelphia Regional Transit Partners is a working group that includes the Delaware River Port Authority, SEPTA, PATCO, NJ Transit, DART and other regional transit agencies. Through a transit security program grant funded by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the group seeks to improve transit security, identify security-related barriers to transit and provide for enhanced coordination and communication between transit agency police and community safety partners.