An unlicensed taxi driver has been sentenced to 8 years for raping a young woman as she left a nightclub in Kent. Nathan Gifford picked up his victim on Christmas Eve last year and attacked her in his car.
An unlicensed taxi driver who raped a woman on Christmas Eve has been sentenced to eight years imprisonment. Nathan Gifford, who's 44 and from Maidstone, picked up the 25 year old woman outside a nightclub in Gillingham.
An unlicensed taxi driver has been jailed for 8 years after raping a woman in Kent. 46 year old Nathan Gifford from Maidstone picked up the woman outside a nightclub in Gillingham on Christmas Eve 2011. He had denied attacking the 26 year old but was found guilty of rape.
Plans to install surveillance cameras in taxis in Oxford have been put on hold. The City Council wants to make it compulsory for drivers to have the equipment in their cabs. Concerns about privacy are being investigated.
Taxi drivers in Oxford present a petition to councillors, saying installing CCTV cameras in taxis. would be an "absolute invasion of privacy". But the city council, which is behind the scheme argues the cameras are vital for security.