Minicab driver jailed for ‘appalling’ sex assault on passenger » National Taxi Association

A pervert minicab driver who carried out an “appalling” sexual assault on a passenger has been jailed for six years. David James still maintains he was innocent of the terrifying attack on the vulnerable woman in the back of his minicab in the early hours. Recorder Simon Taylor QC told the 72-year-old great grandfather that drivers were in a position of great trust. “You breached that trust in the most foul way by taking advantage of this young woman – of her being alone and in drink,” he said. “I have no doubt whatsoever that the harm will be lasting to some degree. There are also elements of degradation and humiliation.” James, of Sturdee Avenue, Gillingham, denied assault by penetration but was convicted last month. Maidstone Crown Court heard James was working for a Chatham minicab firm when he drove the woman, 25, and three friends home from a nightclub in November la...

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