South Yorkshire taxi drivers accused of rape and sex attacks on men and women

Two South Yorkshire taxi drivers have been accused of rape, 15 have been accused of sexually assaulting women and three others have been accused of sex attacks on men over the last three years, new figures reveal.

The 20 incidents reported to South Yorkshire Police led to five drivers being charged, according to details released under the Freedom of Information Act.

In four of the cases suspects were never identified and in two the victims would not co-operate with police investigations.

With eight of the cases, suspects were identified but there was a lack of evidence for anyone to be prosecuted.

Read more at: https://www.thestar.co.uk/news/south-yorkshire-taxi-drivers-accused-of-rape-and-sex-attacks-on-men-and-women-1-8896242

2 thoughts on “South Yorkshire taxi drivers accused of rape and sex attacks on men and women

  1. I remember this being an issue about 12/13 yrs ago and the police were working hard to deal with i then…it worries me its still such a big issue.

    What has happened to that work done over those years?

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  2. Pingback: Dozens more women report sexual assaults by taxi drivers | Rotherham Politics

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