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Join the Force
Business. Community. Heritage. With this much riding on our lines, safety and security come first.
To report suspicious activity, contact NS Police at (800) 453-2530.

Welcome to Protect the Line, a Norfolk Southern initiative that includes everyone with an interest in keeping our rails safe and secure. On behalf of our employees, customers, suppliers, investors, and communities, thank you for helping us.

Mark Sinquefield
Director of Police

Join Protect the Line Today

As a Protect the Line member, you will keep an eye out for potential issues relating to equipment maintenance, track obstructions, trespassing, and vandalism, and report those issues to Norfolk Southern Police. Together, we can protect the line from incidents that threaten security and safety.

Protect the Line joins BNSF’s Citizens for Rail Security as part of an industry-wide initiative for rail safety that works to include everyone with an interest in railroads, so you can help us keep the lines moving forward for years to come.