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Vandals and scroats

And This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Trains.

Graffiti covered bulkhead wall onboard an X'Trapolis train

3 September 2015 15:13 PM
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Filthy graffiti covered walls at the end of a Siemens train

7 August 2015 08:32 AM
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(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 64 times this year)

'Door not in use' sticker on a defective saloon door of Comeng 1103T

30 July 2015 14:02 PM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 87 times this year)

Missing tactile paving on the platform at Deer Park

15 July 2015 06:48 AM
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(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 50 times this year)

Tactile paving with half of the dimples missing

15 June 2015 07:59 AM
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(3 times this month, 52 times this year)

Long way from home - Southern Cross Station luggage trolley dumped onboard a suburban train

12 June 2015 08:10 AM
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(3 times this month, 68 times this year)

Suburban train in service with a set of defective front saloon doors

Too bad for any passengers in a wheelchair if the platform was on this side!

11 June 2015 07:25 AM
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Alstom Comeng 697M in service with a set of defective front saloon doors

Too bad for any passengers in a wheelchair if the platform was on this side!

11 June 2015 07:25 AM
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Every suburban train window is scratched, but this one has also had a rock thrown at it

27 February 2015 18:06 PM
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Rubbish ledge at North Melbourne station, thanks to the removal of rubbish bins

22 January 2015 08:58 AM
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(2 times this month, 55 times this year)

Siemens 770M headed empty cars to Flinders Street via Southern Cross track 10A, with a massive graffiti mural on the side

3 October 2014 17:49 PM
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Open middle cab door of Comeng 521M

15 August 2014 08:44 AM
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'Door not in use' sticker onboard a Siemens train

4 August 2014 08:22 AM
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(4 times this week, 8 times this month, 75 times this year)

This Siemens might have Metro-branded seat fabrics, but it is still as filthy as all the rest

20 June 2014 17:48 PM
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Broken glass in the railway station car park at Corio

29 December 2013 17:58 PM
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Vandals are even muralling the roof of trains now

20 December 2013 18:30 PM
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920M with an incomplete mural on the side

The vandals got interrupted before they could finish it?

18 October 2013 17:48 PM
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Another day, another muralled train still running around in service

Because it never gets cleaned off, is it any wonder vandals are disabling in-service trains in order to graffiti them?

23 September 2013 08:45 AM
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(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 59 times this year)

Exterior view of the cracked saloon window

Trains can be permitted to stay in service with broken windows - it depends on the pattern, number and depth of the cracks.

16 September 2013 08:51 AM
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Cracked saloon window onboard an in-service Comeng train

Trains can be permitted to stay in service with broken windows - it depends on the pattern, number and depth of the cracks.

16 September 2013 08:31 AM
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Comeng train in service with a graffiti mural on the side

31 July 2013 17:48 PM
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(2 times this week, 14 times this month, 100 times this year)

Station staff attempt to close the doors of a Siemens trains, after school children held them open

Their attempts were in vain: the doors were unable to be closed, so all of the passengers got turfed off and the train departed empty cars

24 April 2013 15:28 PM
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Smashed saloon window onboard a Comeng train

13 March 2013 08:40 AM
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Kinda odd - massive mural on the side, but no 'P with arrow' on the cab

Graffiti vandals usually scrawl a 'P' on the front of the cab with an arrow pointing at the 'panel' so other vandals can get a photo of it

7 February 2013 08:45 AM
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