UBER DRIVER DUI ARREST: Crill Allison says he was up for 24 hours Ubering, using drugs to stay awake

Uber driver Crill Allison, 46, was arrested just after 11 PM Saturday night, as he was stopped for doing 50 mph in a 30 mph zone on 21st Ave S. That would turn out to be the least of this Uber driver’s problems, as he had been up over 24 hours on Adderall, Xanax, and Nyquil. Nashville Uber driver Crill Allison was stopped for speeding on 21st Ave S. late Saturday night. MNPD observed him speeding, 50 mph in a 30 mph zone. Officer Augustin was flagging the intersection at Sweetbrier…

Lyft Driver Admits to Drinking, Gets DUI Charge in #EastNashville | Joshua D Kaplan

Just after 2:30 AM Monday morning, Lyft Driver Joshua D Kaplan admits per court records, that he consumed “three beers” before logging onto the Lyft platform to work as a driver. He got a request to pick up a passenger, and accepted it. They made it as far as Gallatin & McGavock in East Nashville before he was pulled over and arrested on several charges – including DUI. According to the MNPD, Kaplan drove past an officer, going approximately 58 in a 40 mph zone, confirmed by radar. Kaplan’s vehicle…

Uber Driver Forces Religious Radio, Will Put You Out Instead of Changing Stations.

If you get Drew Lankford as your Uber driver in Nashville, you will be listening to christian religious music on the radio – and you will like it – or he may just stop the ride and put you out on the side of the road – that according to his own words, earlier this week. When asked what kind of music he plays in his care, Drew Lankford replied with ‘KLOVE’, which is a christian radio station, and gave the following explanation: “don’t know about your beliefs but I…

Uber Driver says He Carries a Gun, and He’s “not play(ing) with fags” – Nashville

There’s been an ongoing conversation about unruly Uber & Lyft passengers in Nashville – driver’s often recount their worst experiences in online forums across social media. In a recent conversation about passengers that had made inappropriate advances towards drivers, Uber driver William Cuthbertson admitted some things he probably shouldn’t have. If you are gay, and this guy shows up as your Uber driver – RUN, for your life, literally. In a conversation where drivers were recounting their experiences about inappropriate actions from a passenger, driver William Cuthbertson spoke up with…

Fired Lyft Driver Lee Lazarus gets job w/Postmates, Delivers to Lyft Office, Gets Upset, Spits on Guard & Gets Arrested

Remember the Lyft Driver, Lee Lazarus, who was terminated from the platform for kicking a passenger out of his vehicle after we publicized that the true reason was the passenger refused to tip him for an extra stop? He even went on Fox17 to plead his case about how great of a person he was, and would never act that way. Lee Lazarus began driving for Postmates after he was terminated from Lyft, and was arrested overnight on an assault charge just after 9PM, related to a yet another incident…

Don’t Pass Out Drunk in an Uber – Your Driver May Put Your Photo Online! -Rachel Rubalcaba

When we request an Uber after a night out of drinking, we expect to be taken home safely and efficiently. What we don’t expect is to have our photo taken and posted on social media, blasting us for passing out on the way home – but that’s exactly what happened to a passenger on Saturday with his Nashville Uber Driver, Rachel Rubalcaba. We blurred his face, but she did not. The caption of the photo written by the driver was “When a guy passes out in your front seat and…

Nashville Uber Driver (Drama Queen) Gets BIG Mad – Has Fit At BNA at Black Passenger, Kicks him Out.

Friday afternoon at BNA (Nashville International Airport), Uber rider MJ Johnson had requested to have his uber driver drop him at the ‘rideshare’ area so he could walk to his rental car, as he was not taking a flight, only picking up his rental car. The uber driver, only identified as ‘David’ so far, refused and insisted he could only be dropped off at the 3rd floor ‘departures’ area for flights. It would appear that Nashville’s most drama-filled Uber driver was not having it and goes OFF on his passenger…

ARREST: Former Black Hawk Pilot Assaults Cab Driver When He’s Locked In for Non-Payment #WhatDidYouExpect?

We’re not sure why anyone is still using taxi-cabs in 2017, but here we are. Cab driver won’t unlock doors for military veteran when he can’t pay the $35 fare. Army vet assaults the cab driver, driver keeps him locked in, drives back to original location where cops are waiting. There’s SO much wrong with this, not the first of which is that a cab driver locked a customer in their vehicle and drove for 10 miles back to downtown. Kidnapping, anyone? Brandon Kaiser, 24,  was partying the night away…

Nashville Lyft Driver Flees Police, Accelerates Toward Another Officer & Pedestrians – Felony Charges | Joe Lamberson

Lyft Driver with a suspended license charged with multiple felonies after fleeing from MNPD Officers during attempted traffic stop for blocking traffic, nearly hits another officer & pedestrians with vehicle at Monday night’s Predator’s hockey game downtown. Nashville Lyft Driver Joseph Lamberson (“Joe”) was dropping off passengers at Monday night’s Predator’s game at Bridgestone Arena when MNPD observed him blocking traffic on Demonbreun St west bound. A Uniformed MNPD officer directed him to pull into the center lane, at which time the Lyft driver, Joe Lamberson, accelerated at a high…

Uber/Lyft Drivers Ridicule Muslim Driver for Praying at Nashville Airport Waiting Area

Uber drivers are independent contractors, not company employees, so they have a lot of wiggle room in the ‘co-workers’ concept – because they have no co-workers, as they are their own boss, simply sharing a ride-hailing platform. So when they do something that in any regular job would land you sitting across from an HR manager, and likely a security escort to clean out your desk, there is often no equivalent action in the world of independent contracting. But what was witnessed Thursday, as ride-share drivers ridiculed and made fun…