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Crime on Montreal's metro

They could zoom through underground tunnels at high speeds, transporting passengers to their destinations comfortably and efficiently. Canada's two new subways were considered marvellous feats of modern engineering in the 1950s and '60s. As the decades passed, Toronto's subway and Montreal's metro became more than just technological marvels — they were also places for people to meet, musicians to perform and artists to display their work.

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An exploration of the criminal activity taking place in metro stations.

Medium: Television
Program: Saturday Report
Broadcast Date: March 5, 1983
Guest(s): Lawrence Hanigan, George Yeoman
Host: George McLean
Reporter: Jim Sunstrum
Duration: 2:56

Last updated: February 28, 2013

Page consulted on November 21, 2014

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