San Francisco DA Denounces Uber Background Checks

Previously, it was discovered that 25 Uber drivers in Los Angeles and San Francisco had previous convictions including sex offenders, identity thieves, burglars, kidnappers, and a murder when they received citations by airport police.  On August 18, San Franciscan District Attorney George Gascón along with Jackie Lacey of the Los Angeles District Attorney Office filed [...]

August 20th, 2015|Uber|Comments Off on San Francisco DA Denounces Uber Background Checks

Does Uber Really Do Background Checks?

Every time you get in a cab in San Francisco, your driver has been subjected to thorough background check by the San Francisco police department. Also, the cab you get into has one million in insurance, and the car has to meet inspection standards.  And, the meter that sets your fare has been checked.  Those [...]

June 6th, 2014|Uber|Comments Off on Does Uber Really Do Background Checks?