Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District westbound eight car train 506 is street running on the South Shore Line at Eleventh and Pine. The art display on the lead unit is an advertisement for a local casino and not the work of vandals.
In May Curtis Sliwa created the "Magnificent a group dedicated to combating violence and crime on the New York City subways. At the time, the city was experiencing a crime wave. The Magnificent 13 grew and was renamed the Guardian Angels.