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  1. circle1

    NOT An Onion Piece . . . Man Chaged With DUI . . . For C a f f e i n e!

  2. Beur

    DUI Related Deaths Rise Dispite Uber/Lyft Ride-Share Option.

    Guess this blows another hole in Uber's claim that the service has reduced DUI drivers and related crashes. http://www.kesq.com/news/dui-related-deaths-on-the-rise-despite-rideshare-options/235435802 INDIO, Calif. - DUI-related accidents are a sight that have been all too common in the past...
  3. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver busted with meth and OWI with passenger in back

    http://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/crime-and-courts/2016/12/22/uber-driver-arrested-des-moines-owi-meth-possession-working/95776682/ According to police documents, Lettow smelled of alcohol, his eyes were bloodshot and watery, his speech was slurred and he swayed when he stood.
  4. 2CV750CC

    DUI checkpoints this Friday

    for those who want to not get stuck in them: Friday, December 23 •DUI/Driver License Checkpoint at Imperial Highway and Main Street Avenue from 7 P.M. to 1 A.M. •DUI/Driver License Checkpoint at Laurel Canyon Boulevard and Paxton Street from 8 P.M. to 2 A.M.
  5. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver on his way to pick up was driving DUI

    http://m.palmbeachdailynews.com/news/news/local/palm-beach-police-charge-wrong-way-uber-driver-wit/ntKNJ/ Palm Beach Police charge wrong-way Uber driver with DUI -Palm Beach Police arrested an Uber driver who they said almost hit another car while driving the wrong way on the Royal Palm Bridge...
  6. LadyinMT

    Missoula, MT

    Hi everyone, I'm Heather from beautiful Missoula, Montana. Uber came to Montana in August, and I just started driving my 2009 Honda Fit (UberX) here in Missoula about a month ago. So far, I'm LOVING it! I've mostly been online during the weekends, later at night and so far, have averaged...
  7. Uberchampion

    Did I go to far?....

    I picked up a full car earlier tonight. After waiting 4 min 45 seconds, a guy gets in the front and then I wait an extra 5 min for 3 of the girls to show up. I'm already a bit pissed because I had to wait. (This is important) We start driving to a club on College, the guy in the front is...
  8. BurgerTiime

    Uber Driver Suspected of DUI After Slamming Into Party Bus in San Diego

    http://ktla.com/2016/03/03/uber-driver-suspected-of-dui-after-slamming-into-party-bus-in-san-diego/ VIDEO: http://www.10news.com/news/drunk-uber-driver-slams-into-empty-tour-bus-in-gaslamp Update: Police said driver is celebrity chef 41-year-old Shariff Herndon
  9. Ziggy

    Uber driver, accused of DUI after leaving bar, arrested

    http://www.cbsnews.com/news/uber-driver-accused-of-dui-after-leaving-bar-arrested/ SIMI VALLEY, Calif. -- Police say an Uber driver was arrested after watching the Super Bowl 50 at a bar and allegedly driving away, reports CBS Los Angeles. An official said that an officer on patrol Sunday...
  10. M

    Dmv non conviction DUI?

    Would a potential driver with a non conviction (and expunged) DUI be hired?
  11. Older Chauffeur

    Uber driver arrested for DUI after Super Bowl

    Monday February 8, 2016, 8:30 AM Simi Valley Police Department Community: UBER Driver arrested for DUI after the Superbowl on way to pick up passengers. A Simi Valley Police Officer arrested an UBER driver after Superbowl 50 for Driving Under the Influence of alcohol, having a blood...
  12. Jdemonto

    Arizona DUI's Down 16% for 2015

    This shows us how many more riders we can get after they pay their $10-15K for their mistake! Lets say each rider uses Uber 3 times a month 888,264 more opportunities than we had in 2015 if Uber can reach them...
  13. melxjr

    Loss of our Fellow Lyfter

    Whether you heard or not, last night a Lyft driver was killed in Hawthorne, LA. This is incredibly tragic, since he was only 21 and was working to help his family. No more of this, this is so sad and really needs to be recognized as a drawing line. You're taking a risk as a driver working the...
  14. T

    Trying to get licensed with prior dui

    Ok so I am currently 24 years old as of last month, I have a dui from when I was 19 but it has been almost 5 years. I have read on other forums I should get a licensing attorney before applying for my tlc but an attorney definitely isnt cheap and I dont think it will be a sure thing either...
  15. S

    New guy questions

    I'm just getting started with Uber and have some questions for current drivers: 1. What are the insurance requirements? 2. Is there a waiting period? 3. What does the vehicle inspection cover, is vehicle mileage an issue? 4. I have a DUI reduced to reckless on 8/2008, does the 7 year rule start...
  16. K

    Expunged record

    I was convicted of wet reckless driving in California in 2014 and my probation is for 2 years. I can get it expunge but I am worried if I would be able to drive for uber after the exxpungement coz the expungement will clear it from my background but not the driving record. I mean it will say...
  17. Prayze

    LA Drivers be aware of DUI checkpoints this weekend. 8/28/15

    Get them home safe. avoid any police encounters or delays. Here are DUI checkpoints this weekend. Good info to know. Pass the info. Stay safe. ! Here's this weekend's 411: -Tonight from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. a checkpoint will be up and running on Western Avenue and Eighth Street in luxurious...