San Francisco cabbies have accused a startup that allows customers to hail limos and cabs with a smartphone app of violating both city and state taxi regulations.
A taxi driver was robbed after dropping off a customer in San Francisco’s Lower Nob Hill neighborhood on Monday night, police said Tuesday.
Police said a San Francisco taxi spun out and killed a pedestrian after the cabbie ran a red light.
A man was arrested after allegedly choking a taxi driver and then trying to drive away in the cab in San Francisco’s Mission District early Tuesday morning, police said.
San Francisco is looking to improve taxi cab service and shorten wait times by issuing 50 new part-time cab permits on a trial basis.
A man was arrested and another is being sought after the pair allegedly used a plastic toy gun to try to rob a taxi driver in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood on Monday night, police said.
taxi driver was arrested Friday night after he allegedly struck a fellow cabbie with a tire iron in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood when the victim honked his horn at him, a police spokesman said.
San Francisco transportation officials on Tuesday decided to raise taxi cab rates in the city to heights unseen in other parts of the nation.