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Councilman Warns Unregulated Rideshare Cabs Pose ‘Danger To The Public’

The Los Angeles City Council was set Tuesday to consider a motion to appeal newly adopted state regulations for phone-app-enabled ridesharing services.

10/22/2013

(credit: CBS)

OC Sheriff’s Deputy Saves Man From Burning Taxi In Yorba Linda

An Orange County sheriff’s deputy saved a 49-year-old man from a burning car last Thursday in Yorba Linda—and it was all captured on camera.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/22/2013

Members of the taxi cab industry are taking aim at firms like Uber, which offer ride-share services as an alternative to traditional cab fares. (credit: UBER)

Fight Over ‘Bandit’ Taxis Returns To Downtown LA

Unionized taxi drivers held a demonstration Tuesday in downtown Los Angeles calling on state regulators to stop so-called “bandit taxicabs” from operating in the city.

07/09/2013

(courtesy Huntington Park Police)

Man In Cowboy Attire And Female Companion Sought In Attack On Huntington Park Cabbie

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a male and female suspect accused of assaulting a taxicab driver in Huntington Park.

05/06/2013

(credit: CBS)

Arrest Made In Arson Attack On Taxi During Lakers Celebration

At least one suspect has been arrested in an arson attack of a taxi cab that took place two years ago outside Staples Center following the Lakers Championship win.

05/08/2012

(credit: CBS)

OC Cab Driver Stabbed After Refusing To Make Late-Night Food Stop

— Police were searching for a pair of suspects Monday in the stabbing of an Orange County taxi driver.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/05/2011

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LAX Cab Drivers Brace For ‘Resentment’ Over Fare Hikes

Taxi drivers at Los Angeles International Aiport are warning their tips could take a hit from a new deal

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/29/2011

(credit: Santa Ana Police)

Homeless Man Hires Getaway Cab For Home Depot Robbery

A transient from Ohio was in jail Thursday after hiring a taxi to drive him to a Home Depot store in Santa Ana that he proceeded to rob for $800.

03/03/2011

25 Hurt When Taxi Plows Into Crowd In SD’s Gaslamp District

A taxi driver plowed slowly through a crowd on a sidewalk in a popular restaurant and nightclub zone early Saturday, severing the leg of one woman and injuring more than two dozen other people, police said.

02/12/2011

(FILE/AP)

Judge Bars Santa Monica’s Taxi Franchising System

A judge has temporarily blocked Santa Monica’s new taxi franchising system after Armenian American cabbies complained they were excluded.

12/23/2010

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