Bus Stop Design and Placement Security Considerations
This recommended practice provides guidance to transit agencies on the security concerns related to the design and placement of bus stops.
Bus stops help define boundaries, channel access and egress of passengers, and provide visual barriers. Bus stops should be integrated with other security measures, including CPTED, lighting, barriers, etc., to optimize protection and complement security solutions.
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APTA IT-CCTV-RP-001-11, “Selection of Cameras, Digital Recording Systems, Digital High-Speed Networks and Trainlines for Use in Transit-Related CCTV Systems”
APTA SS-SIS-RP-001-10, “Security Lighting for Transit Passenger Facilities”
APTA SS-SIS-RP-007-10, “Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) for Transit Facilities”
APTA SS-SIS-RP-009-12, “Anti-Vehicle Barriers for Public Transit”
APTA SS-SIS-RP-014-13, “Trash/Recycling Container Placement at Public Transportation Passenger Facilities”