NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A troubled trash company in New York City has gone out of business.
Sanitation Salvage has surrendered its license and has ceased all operations after being suspended.READ MORE: Caught On Video: Gunmen Open Fire On Man Sitting In Barber Chair In The Bronx
The private sanitation company had been declared a threat to the public after two deadly crashes on city streets.
The company also piled up a number of safety violations.Woman Groped While Shopping At Macy's In Brooklyn
Last month, CBS2 reported on the NYPD’s crackdown on out-of-control garbage trucks from various private trash hauling businesses.
Drivers were caught running red lights, reversing down one way streets, speeding, and worse.
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With CBS2’s Marcia Kramer tagging along, cops handed out 47 summonses for serious violations in just a few hours on one October patrol.