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A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Former SFPD Officer Found Guilty Of Taking $25,000 In Bribes From Taxi Drivers

A San Francisco jury on Monday found a former San Francisco police officer guilty of accepting roughly $25,000 in bribes over a two-year period ranging 2007 to 2009 from taxi drivers in exchange for a passing grade on a written exam required for a permit.


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SFO Officials Make Citizen Arrests Of Internet Rideshare Drivers

San Francisco International Airport officials have been citing and arresting drivers from mobile-app enabled rideshare companies that pick up and drop off passengers.



Taxi Driver Takes Unruly Passengers Straight To Sonoma County Jail During Assault

A Santa Rosa taxi driver drove to the Sonoma County jail for help while he was allegedly being attacked by an unruly passenger, police said Sunday.


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SF Taxi Driver Chokes, Robs Passenger Over Tip Dispute

A taxi driver choked and robbed a passenger in a dispute over a tip near San Francisco’s Buena Vista Park early Sunday morning, a police spokesman said Monday.


Surveillance images of a woman who police say robbed a taxi driver in Walnut Creek. (Walnut Creek Police Dept.)

Woman Sought In Walnut Creek Taxi Driver Robbery

Walnut Creek police have released photos of a woman with a long, blonde ponytail who robbed a taxi driver earlier this month.


Reza Eslaminia (San Francisco District Attorney's Office)

Former ‘Billionaire Boy’s Club’ Member Sought In SF Pedestrian Death

San Francisco prosecutors were looking for a former member of the notorious ‘Billionaire Boys Club’ accused of hitting and killing a pedestrian while driving a taxi in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood last August.


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Antioch Cab Driver Robbed, Kidnapped, Released In Oakland

A cab driver was robbed at gunpoint and forced into the truck of his cab in Antioch late Thursday night and driven to Oakland where he was released unharmed, Antioch police said.


Toy Gun Ineffective In San Francisco Cab Robbery; 1 Arrested

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.

CBS San Francisco–08/30/2011

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Taxi Driver Arrested In San Francisco Pedestrian Hit & Run

A taxi driver in San Francisco was arrested after allegedly striking a pedestrian and then fleeing early Monday morning, a police spokesman said.

CBS San Francisco–05/23/2011


San Francisco Cab Driver Slashed, Robbed In Bayview District

A taxi driver was slashed in the hand while being robbed in San Francisco’s Bayview District early Saturday morning, police said.

CBS San Francisco–05/23/2011