More Officers On MetroLink Platforms In St. Clair County

(St. Clair County, IL)  —  The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department is going to try to make the Illinois county’s MetroLink trains and stops a bit safer.  Sheriff Rick Watson says the department plans to triple the number of law enforcement officers stationed on the MetroLink during the high crime hours.  This decision comes after a number of robberies and murders have taken place on the transportation system in the past few months.