Uber Driver Arrested For Alleged Kidnapping

Posted on June 4, 2014

The arrest of an Uber driver for the alleged kidnap of a woman in Los Angeles has prompted renewed fears regarding the safety of traveling in vehicles hired through the popular car service company.

Los Angeles police said Tuesday that Frederick Dencer, 32, was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping a 26-year-old woman with the intent to sexually assault her, the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Related Topics: background checks, chauffeur behavior, criminal incidents, passenger safety, TNCs, Uber

Comments ( 2 )
  • anthony

     | about 6 years ago

    This situation is the reality of using uber,etc. Who are these drivers????? You just dont know who the person is driving you.

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