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Taxi Limousine Rideshare Incidents

Taxi Limousine Rideshare  Incidents --- ===
Terroristic Security Incidents by Category |Timeline

Attacks by taxi, limousine or ride share operators which usually have no apparent motive. No incidents have been proven or even speculated to have been motivated by terrorism for political motives. Yet.



Year 2016

January 19, 2016 Miami hospital fires doctor who berated Uber driver in viral video | Fox News ChannelApr 23, 2016 - A Miami doctor, who went viral after a video surfaced three months ago of her having a meltdown after an incident with an Uber driver, was fired ...Miami doctor who berated Uber driver in viral video is fired - NY Daily ... New York Daily News Apr 22, 2016 - A pint-size Miami medical professional who infamously lost it on an Uber driver has now lost her job. Dr. Anjali Ramkissoon has been terminated by Jackson Health System, where she served as a resident doctor, a spokeswoman said in a statement Friday. ... Anjali Ramkissoon, a Miami .. . Ramkissoon Name Meaning: Name found among people of Indian origin in Guyana and Trinidad: variant of Indian Ramakrishnan. Anjali Ramkissoon Photos: Pictures of Miami Uber Attack Doctor ... Jan 21, 2016 - A Miami doctor is under fire after she attacked an Uber driver during a drunken meltdown Sunday night. Dr. Anjali Ramkissoon, 30, has been identified by Local News 10 as the woman seen in the now-viral video. ... Anjali Ramkissoon: Las Fotos que Tienes que Ver.
Dr. Anjali Ramkissoon: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know | Jan 21, 2016 - Those were the words spoken by the woman in the video above, identified by Miami Local 10 as Dr. Anjali Ramkissoon, a neurology resident at ... video was uploaded on January 19 but didn’t pick up steam until Thursday. In the video description, JuanCinco gives a detailed description of what happened:
miami doctor Anjali Ramkissoon FIRED after video of her attacking   Daily MailApr 22, 2016 - Dr Anjali Ramkissoon has been fired from a Miami hospital three months after a video

6 killed 2 injured, suspect arrested claims he was electronically controlled  February 20, 2016 Uber Driver Mass Shooter Terrorizes Kalamazoo, Michigan At night six people were killed and two others injured in a series of random shootings that took place at an apartment complex, outside a restaurant, and a car dealership in Kalamazoo County, Michigan. Police detained a 45-year-old Uber driver, Jason Brian Dalton. Dalton admitted to the killings but says he was controlled by the devil app which uses artificial intelligence. He alleges he was exploited, mistreated, not invited to company parties and was abused and discriminated against as an employee. He is suing Uber for $10 million in damages. Police immediately ruled out terrorism since there was no political motive, and probably was having an unknown other issue.

Year 2015

Dec 5, 2015 Leytonstone stabbing suspect Muhaydin Mire's family called in police three weeks before tube attack fearing for his mental health . Daily Mail  Former Uber taxi driver Muhaydin Mire was taking drugs and 'seeing demons', said his brother Mohamed. ...  2015 Leytonstone tube station attack  Date 5 December 2015 Motive Unknown  On 5 December 2015, a man attacked three passengers on the London Underground using what was described as a 3-inch (7.5 cm) knife. The attack took place at Leytonstone station in east London.  One of the three victims was seriously injured, and the other two sustained minor stab wounds. The suspected perpetrator was named as 29-year-old Muhaydin Mire of Leytonstone.  During the attack, the suspect was reported to have declared: "This is for Syria, my Muslim brothers." The phrase: "This is for Syria", is the statement used by the perpetrators of the shooting at the Bataclan theatre during the November 2015 Paris attacks.

1 charged, fired from job October 30, 2015 Taco Bell executive charged in attack on Uber driver In Orange County Southern Caliornia, Benjamin Golden, 32, was arrested on assault and disorderly conduct charges for beating up Uber driver Edward Caban on camera after he stopped and asked his passenger to get out. Golden requested an Uber ride from a Newport Beach bar but was allegedly too drunk to give directions. He was fired from his mid-level manager position with Taco Bell Corp.

Australian Woman Allegedly Attacked by her Uber Driver Suffers a Broken Leg and Blood Clot from the Ordeal (9/8/15) Who's Driving You

Woman Dies After Being Run Over by the Rear Wheel of an Uber Vehicle in Columbus, OH (8/28/15)

Year 2014

Alleged Assault by Chicago Uber Driver (12/10/14) Who's Driving You

November 16, 2014 Uber driver Maxime Fohounhedo accused of raping drunk rider appeared in court for allegedly raping an inebriated customer in his Albany Park apartment on Nov. 16. December 30, 2014  Prosecutors: UberX driver told woman after sex assault, 'I  made you happy'...  UberX driver brought an intoxicated female passenger who fell asleep back to his apartment and sexually assaulted her.. set bail at $500,000 for Fohounhedo, who Uber officials said was removed from the service... theguardian (uk)  chicago suntimes:  Fohounhedo was born in the West African country of Benin,

San Francisco Passenger Struck In Head with Hammer by UberX Driver (9/30/14) Who's Driving You

1 assaulted, 1 arrested September 19, 2014  Egyptian Uber driver in Orlando arrested for groping woman passenger Ramy Botros is  a driver for the Uber ride-sharing service in Orlando, was arrested Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, on battery charges after police say he inappropriately touched a female passenger.Investigators said the driver, identified by police as Ramy Botros, picked up the woman and then rode around aimlessly, making comments about how attractive and pretty the passenger was During the police interview, Botros described how the victim was dressed, and said in his home country of Egypt, if a woman dresses a certain way, "she [is] asking for that. tags: mideast suspect, taxi driver 

Uber Driver Pulls Gun on Valet in Atlanta (9/8/14) Who's Driving You

July 31, 2014 Another Uber Driver Charged With Sexually Assaulting Passenger  WBBM CBS Chicago In the second time in two weeks, a driver for the popular Uber car service has been accused of sexually assaulting a Chicago-based customer, the Chicago Sun-Times reports. Adnan Nafasat overpowered and choked his 21-year-old male victim after asking him to sit in the front of his personal car because the back seats were dirty, Cook County prosecutors said. Nafasat, a native of Pakistan, runs his own business and drives Uber to supplement his income. It is the or the second time in less than three weeks an UberX driver has been charged with sexually assaulting a passenger (other case: Uber driver Maxime Fohounhedo)  For 2nd time in three weeks, an Uber driver charged with ... Adnan Nafasat was charged Wednesday with criminal sexual assault, unlawful restraint and kidnapping,

Philadelphia Uber Driver Beat Model, Pushed Earring through Skin in Traffic Jam (7/14/14) Who's Driving You

Uber Driver Punches Passenger in Oklahoma (6/3/14) Who's Driving You

Lyft Driver Attacks Pedestrian in San Francisco (1/14/14) Who's Driving You

Year 2013

San Francisco Uber Customer Claims Abuse and Assault by Uber Driver (11/25/13)Who's Driving You

Lyft  Driver Brandishes Knife in Los Angeles (10/29/13) Who's Driving You

Writer and Activist Reports Being Choked in DC; Uber Denies the Event and Responsibility (9/16/13) Who's Driving You

Uber Customer Sues for $2M over Alleged Driver Stabbing in DC (9/8/13) Who's Driving You

Towncar Clips Minivan in Kirkland Rollover Crash August 27, 2013 Kirkland, Washington. Emil Rafikov (common Russian name) age 29 was speeding in a black Lincoln Towncar (standard color for limousines for hire often driven by immigrants) when he allegedly lost control, and clipped (or rammed) the back of a Dodge Caravan before rolling over his Towncar and landing in a ditch. The Caravan was totaled but the woman was not injured. Rafikov was booked into King County jail for investigation of vehicular assault. Drugs and alcohol were factors in the crash.

Sian Green Lost Leg in New York taxi crash August 20, 2013 Cab driver Mohammed Faysal Himon stated that he was put into a fit of rage by bicycle messenger bike messenger Kenneth Olivo. He lost control of his car, jumped the curb and hit British tourist Sian Green, 23 who lost a leg. Some bloggers and comments blamed the religion of the driver, others blamed the bicyclist who had a troubled record.

AUGUST 1, 2013 A Testing Corvette Stingray T-Boned by Lincoln Town Car on the passenger side, causing damage to both cars, but the drivers were evidently okay. The road was wet.

Hudson River Boat Crash Kills Another Bride
July 26, 2013 Bride-to-be Lindsey Stewart and a friend were killed when a powerboat struck a barge near the Tappan Zee Bridge north of New York City. All four who were not thrown from the boat suffered head injuries. The Jojo K. John, 35, was arrested and charged with manslaughter and operating the boat while intoxicated.

July 6, 2013. Murder of Troy Lee Pilkington by Thailand Taxi Driver In Bangkok, Thailand a taxi driver murdered a passenger alleged in an argument over a $1.60 taxi fare. The driver was Chidchai Utmacha who killed the American passenger, Troy Lee Pilkington, 51 who worked in customer service for Caterpillar. "The suspect claimed when he asked for the money, the American threw a cup of coffee at him, after which he pulled the knife from his trunk and chased after Pilkington... The suspect told police he panicked, but was arrested on charges of murder and carrying a weapon in public without reasonable cause.

May 19, 2013 Kamakazi Taxi Hits Fire Police Van Head-On Injuring 4 Firefighters In northeastern Pennsylvania township of Coolbaugh on 1:15 a.m. taxi Driver Michael West allegedly lost control of his taxi, and collided head-on with a fire police van. West was killed and four emergency responders were hurt. Investigators believe the taxi which was carrying no passengers accidentally slid into the path of the oncoming Coolbaugh Township fire police van. Four volunteer firefighters were taken to hospitals, and two were in intensive care. 

Seven-Year-Old San Francisco Girl Struck and Killed by Uber Driver; Uber Denies Responsibility (5/7/14)
May 4, 2013 Bride Limousine Fire A fire broke out on a stretched town car limousine on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge because of a catastrophic failure of the rear suspension system. The driver helped the four survivors escape through the partition, but the new bride 31-year-old bride Neriza Fojas was killed with four other passengers. The rear doors had the child lock engaged. Families of the victims are filing suit against 6 companies, including Ford Motors, and the limo operator Limo Stop.

DC Uber Driver Allegedly Assaults Passenger for Burping (3/8/13) Who's Driving You

Year 2011

August 29, 2011 Tel Aviv nightclub attack was a combined vehicle attack and stabbing attack. A Palestinian attacker stole a taxi cab and rammed it into a police checkpoint guarding a nightclub in Tel Aviv  After crashing into the checkpoint, the attacker jumped out of the vehicle and began stabbing several people. Five civilians and four police officers were injured in the attack.[4]

Year 2010 

2 killed 1 injured, ruled accident no charges June 14, 2010  Faegh Behbahani San Francisco Taxi Crash Avoids Murder Charge DeSoto Cab Co. driver, Faegh Hassan Behbahani, 50, of Daly City, was taking Ohio tourists Karen Marshall, 59, and her husband Dennis Marshall, 61 from San Francisco International Airport when the driver claims he smelled smoke as  he passed Candlestick Park. He exited the freeway, as a passing car took a picture of  his cab on fire. He found his brakes didn't work and he accidentally crashed into a freeway pillar. While the driver got out by himself with injuries, two sheriff's deputies suffered smoke inhalation pulling the couple out of the back who later died. In Jan 4, 2011, a probe concluded that the driver should not be charged with murder. No relation to Iranian poet Simin Behbahani.