The driver, identified as 57-year-old Imad Alasmar of Edison, was found slumped over in his cab after hitting a parked car just after 11 p.m. Tuesday on Bedford Street, authorities said.
According to the judge’s recap, the women testified in February that the cab’s “available” light was on, but Raza told them he was going off duty.
A woman claims the driver’s violent act caused her to deliver her baby five weeks early, and the cabbie remained behind the wheel as of Monday night.
Police announced that surveillance images and video had been obtained Monday, showing the robbery of a taxi cab in Paterson, New Jersey in progress.
One mother is vowing to make sure her son did not die in vain and is fighting for tougher laws after he was killed by a cab driver.
Stamford police have a suspect in custody in connection with the fatal stabbing of a taxi driver in what appeared to be a robbery.
A murder mystery had Fairfield County on edge Wednesday. Police were searching for a killer after the body of a taxi driver was found in a cul-de-sac in Stamford.
The driver of the cab that struck and killed 9-year-old Cooper Stock on the Upper West Side this past winter will not face criminal charges, sources told CBS 2.
A New York City sanitation worker has been charged with assault, reportedly on allegations that he punched a cab driver who complained that a garbage truck was blocking the road in East Harlem.
The cabbie told Denise Rebelato it would cost $980 for the 400-mile round trip. But when the cab got to Framingham, Rebelato told the cab driver she didn’t have the cash or a credit card.
Some cabbies turned in petitions over the six cents per fare fee, but other drivers said the money will go to good use.
It happened Saturday on the Grand Concourse.
The free app, called Taxi Turvi, uses GPS technology to let riders see if the cab driver took the shorter, cheaper route at the end of the fare.
Police Sunday evening were seeking the robber who robbed and shot a livery cab driver in the South Bronx during the early morning hours.
A New York City cab driver has been accused of taking passengers for a ride. Driver Emad Wanass got his taxi license back in December, but the TLC has learned that since then he has allegedly charged nearly 300 riders for tolls on fares within Manhattan.