In light of my report yesterday on big increase in thefts and other crime on the CTA, this little tidbit from CTA Tattler reader Matthew is very interesting:
I was riding the Brown Line home from work yesterday at around 5:15 pm
and the motorman made a rather interesting announcement over the
He said: "Please keep all electronic devices out of the
view of the public." I thought I misheard him, but then he said it
again, adding, "We have had complaints recently of several iPhones
It would certainly be interesting if this becomes a standard announcement.