Who's Driving Your Cab?

Number 19672
Subject Crime
Source WOOD-TV (Grand Rapids, Mich.)
State MI
Year 2002
Publication Date May 6
Summary A WOOD-TV investigation reveals that "the city of Grand Rapids licenses taxi drivers who have significant criminal and bad driving records despite claims that public safety is the primary goal." The investigation started when a reporter saw drug dealing between a cab driver and another motorist at a gas station.
Category Contest Entry
Pages 8
Keywords TAPE;TRANSCRIPT;safety;law enforcement;criminal records;licensing;state corrections system;alcohol;driving offenses
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