Uber failing to report sex attacks by drivers, says Met police

Senior officer says firm putting concerns for its reputation over public safety by not notifying police of some serious crimes

Uber has been accused by police of allowing a driver who sexually assaulted a passenger to strike again by not reporting the attack, along with other serious crimes.

In a strongly worded letter, Insp Neil Billany of the Metropolitan police’s taxi and private hire team suggested the company was putting concerns for its reputation over public safety.

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Author: Press Association,
Source: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/aug/13/uber-failing-to-report-sex-attacks-by-drivers-says-met-police,
Puslished Date: August 13, 2017,
Published Time: 5:01 pm