Transit Police Service Areas

Transit Police Service Area (TPSA) 1

Transit Police Service Area (TPSA) 1 is located at South Station and is under the command of Lieutenant/Commander Michael Rae. TPSA 1 Sergeants and Officers patrol the area of downtown Boston and the South Boston Silver Line. They patrol and respond to calls at the following:

Orange Line Stations: Haymarket, State Street, Downtown Crossing, Chinatown, Tufts Medical Center, and Back Bay;

Red Line Stations: Charles/MGH, Park Street, Downtown Crossing, and South Station;

Green Line Stations: Haymarket, Government Center, Park Street, Boylston, Arlington, Copley, and Prudential;

Blue Line Stations: Bowdoin, Government Center, State Street, and Aquarium; and

Silver Line Stations: World Trade Center and Courthouse Station.

They respond to any bus, commuter boat and rail, or Silver Line call in this area.

If you have an emergency in this area immediately dial 617-222-1212 or 9-1-1. If you would like to report any other incident or concern please call 617-222-1222 and an MBTA Transit Police Officer will assist you.

Please forward any suggestions or comments concerning this area to Lieutenant/Commander Michael Rae at or call him directly at 617-222-2546

TPSA 1 Map