• rideshare scheme May 8

    19 Charged in Ride-Hailing Fake Driver Account Scheme

    Federal prosecutors charged 19 people Friday for their alleged roles in a nationwide scheme that used stolen identities to cheat ride-hailing and delivery service companies. Ten suspects, most from Massachusetts but also from California and Florida, have been arrested and charged by criminal complaint with one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud. The defendants from Massachusetts are: Wemerson Dutra…

  • rideshare scheme May 8

    Authorities Announce 19 Charged in Rideshare Scheme

    Nineteen Brazilian nationals were charged Friday with engaging in a nationwide conspiracy to set up fraudulent driver accounts with multiple rideshare and delivery service companies using stolen identities, and to rent or sell those accounts to drivers who might not otherwise qualify to drive for those services.

Contact Us