MARTA launches security app for customers - FOX 13 News

MARTA launches security app for customers

Posted: Updated:

MARTA launched a free smartphone application that allows customers to send texts and photos to MARTA police about suspicious activity on Friday.

The "See & Say" app can be downloaded from the iTunes Store or the Android Market.

MARTA officials say the app is designed for environments with limited cell service. If a customer loses cellular service while using the app, the text or photo will be sent to police dispatchers immediately once a signal has been re-established.

They say the app will also alert customers to transit service delays, and to receive alerts from MARTA police.

The app is not intended to replace 911 emergency calls, but provides an extra layer of security for customers, say MARTA officials.

Powered by WorldNow

3213 West Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, Florida 33609
Main: (813) 876-1313
Newsroom: (813) 870-9630
Fax: (813) 871-3135

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices