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BART officer dies after being shot by fellow officer in Dublin

Original post made on Jan 22, 2014

A BART police officer accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer while conducting a probation search in Dublin Tuesday afternoon was a 20-year veteran of the department.

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Posted by Farmer Dave
a resident of another community
on Jan 22, 2014 at 8:11 pm

Farmer Dave is a registered user.

Who was the officer who did the killing? Is he (at least) on administrative leave pending investigation?

Most importantly, what do this incident and others involving BART police tell us about the adequacy of BART police training?