A Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver was arrested this weekend, reportedly on charges of getting in to an accident while driving drunk and fleeing the scene.
According to the criminal complaint, George L. Simpson, Jr., 41, is accused of taking his hands of the wheel and masturbating while operating a NJ TRANSIT bus in Weehawken on June 24.
A Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver was hospitalized after being stabbed Thursday night in the Bronx.
A Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver was slashed in the arm Wednesday afternoon in the Bronx.
Two Metropolitan Transportation Authority employees were arrested in separate incidents this weekend.
A bus driver has been charged with striking and killing a pedestrian in a hit-and-run at Newark Liberty International Airport last fall.
A Metropolitan Transit Authority bus driver was arrested Sunday and charged with strangulation and assault.
James Sommer was to held overnight at the 2nd Precinct for his arraignment Tuesday at First District Court in Central Islip.
A man accused of stabbing a New York City bus driver with a syringe is now forbidden from getting on a city bus without an escort.
Police released a sketch of the suspect, who authorities said fled the bus after the stabbing, on Monday evening.
The suspect punched the driver in the face without warning after boarding the BX21 bus at Ferris Place and Westchester Avenue around 9:45 p.m. on Aug. 15, police said.
A school bus driver who was in a coma after being beaten by an angry motorist, died on Friday night.
Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott unveiled an emergency plan in the event the strike occurs. However, a statement by ATU Local 1181 said there are “no immediate plans” for a strike.
Other bus drivers say the company warns them about using cell phones.
The Long Island bus driver who was fired last week after helping three stranded Nassau County detectives during a downpour has been reinstated and will receive back pay.