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  1. Lissetti

    Was he an Ant?

    2 dead, 2 injured in Lake City shooting; bus driver hailed as hero BY MYNORTHWEST STAFF MARCH 28, 2019 AT 8:05 AM Two people were killed in a shooting, and two others were wounded, including a King County Metro bus driver, in Seattle’s Lake City neighborhood Wednesday afternoon. “This is a...
  2. StraightoutofCottleville

    Fake Uber driver in St Louis

    This was reported on KMOV https://www.kmov.com/news/washu-student-loses-to-fake-uber-driver/article_948078a4-1ac3-11e9-9dab-03129211ab51.html
  3. J

    Anyone else turn off the app when in the ghettos of Phoenix?

    When I get a ride to either South Phoenix or the west side between 19th and 75th ave, south of Dunlap north of Baseline, I hit the stop new request button and don’t turn the app back on until I’m out of the area. I do this because I’m afraid of being killed or robbed. Does anyone else do this...
  4. bradleyf81

    Do NOT pick up street hails

    I'm not going to lie. I won't even pick up passengers through apps in the Bronx after it starts getting dark. I damn sure wouldn't pick up a street hail. Look at this poor guy: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/nyc-crime/uber-driver-expected-survive-bronx-robbery-23-article-1.3882000
  5. HudsonDriver4Hire

    Trulia Maps: Know Your 'Hoods (Crime & Other Data)

    There's another "surge" out there you should probably be concerned about, except this one might save your wallet and your a$$ if you don't go chasing it. In our line of work, you obviously need to know your home turf like the back of your hand, including where the dangerous neighborhoods are...
  6. Unleaded

    Crimes Against Uber Drivers -Grim Reality

    12/26/2017 - NEWARK, NEW JERSEY — Who says crime never sleeps? Police on Monday found the Subaru that had been carjacked on Christmas from an Uber driver. And inside, they found a man catching some shut-eye. Bishaun Y. Williams, 19, has been charged with receiving stolen property — but not...
  7. tomatopaste

    Self driving Ubers, they're getting good. Crime just might pay. (Uber stole sdc tech, watch video)

    https://www.wired.com/story/uber-self-driving-cars-pittsburgh/
  8. paper_doll

    My First "Night" As a Flex Driver...

    I made the mistake of taking a night time block of hours to make my first deliveries...I had 3 hours to deliver 15 packages to 12 stops over a 10 mile radius...no sweat right? I'm driving for logistics, if it matters any. Wrong... I get to the warehouse ON TIME and check in, but I didn't leave...
  9. CStarzzSelect

    Creepy Night Before New Years

    So I was still new to Uber at this time, I was like 3 weeks old, lol. Picked up a guy from Cape Coral, FL, verified the name, guy says "nick" (in a deep rugged voice). Please keep in mind it was like 11:00 at night, he was wearing a hoodie that covered his face, and he did not say a word through...
  10. Vegas E

    Research Indicates Uber / Lyft are Far Safer Than Taxicabs in Las Vegas

    This analysis compares and contrast all available verified news reports of incidents of serious threats to public safety involving taxicabs and / or Technology Network Company (TNC) vehicles in the State of Nevada from November 2015 to May 2017. Incidents reported in Nevada...
  11. trsfa

    Thief steals credit card, Immediately Uses It @ Game Stop Across Street

    HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – Hampton police say a man who may be driving for Uber stole a credit card. Around 4:30 p.m. Monday, a 38-year-old Hampton man bought something at Goodwill. Afterwards, he noticed that he had left his cell phone and case, which contained his identification, credit cards and...
  12. Jt UberXL

    Watch it punk!

    Who is the prick trying to take girls back to his house trying to pressure them to "come inside for a few more drinks". This is all but rape. One woman had to walk 4 miles from your house crying. I wish she remembered the address. You have been reported and your car and license plate info...
  13. Wiseleo

    Shots fired in Vallejo

    Routine Lyft pickup in Vallejo at a movie theater resulted in 3 bullets hitting my car. No one hurt. Saved my passenger's life. Need to replace passenger window and liftgate that has two bullet holes. Found my car's twin at a junkyard 250 miles away, so going there after waking up. Have pictures...
  14. Maven

    Anti-Driver Crime

    Driver Safety How safe are drivers against passenger attack? Let alone attacks from taxi drivers enraged that we are taking there jobs. There is no way to know. None! The cops do not keep these types of statistics. Uber might, but they have a history of not sharing information unless forced...
  15. BurgerTiime

    The hammer's coming down! Portland investigates Uber

    https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/oregon/articles/2017-03-07/portland-to-investigate-uber-scheme-to-thwart-regulators Portland to Investigate Uber Scheme to Thwart Regulators Officials in Portland are calling for an investigation into Uber's use of software to identify and reject hails...
  16. tohunt4me

    Fake Woman Uber Driver

    A woman was kidnapped in New Orleans ,La. by a woman posing as an Uber Driver.( so much for Jane Go being "safer"on the basis of women drivers.) On November 17, a white Nissan Altima 2016 model abducted a woman on the corner of Conti & Dauphine streets at 5:15 a.m. The woman claims she was...
  17. Charlie Schwartz

    Overnight parking and car theft?

    Is it safe to park rental cars overnight on streets just anywhere in NYC? Or is it worth buying a spot in a garage in some neighborhoods. ...especially new rentals.
  18. tohunt4me

    MAN FIGHTS OFF CAR JACKERS AT CARWASH WITH CAR WASH WAND.

    This is why I won't vaccum my car at night ! Man FIGHTS OFF CAR JACKERS with car wash WAND.
  19. Modern-Day-Slavery

    Sydney driver chopped up and put in a fridge

    Hi guys, I want to share this documentary with you. It's about a Sydney driver who was brutally murdered by his passenger in the late 90's. It serves as a reminder to remain careful with who you pick up at all times. Don't become complacent. Uber do not screen passengers and they will not help...
  20. Fuzzyelvis

    Woman groped by driver

    SO just replayed channel 2 news from last night for me. A Swiss aupere claims a driver groped and tried to kiss her. I can't get a link to work but it's channel 2. And they pointed out "as Uber is fighting fingerprinting" etc. This doesn't help them.
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