Rotherham cabbies face ‘daily’ racial abuse » National Taxi Association

Rotherham cabbies face ‘daily’ racial abuse » National Taxi Association

Rotherham taxi driver Nsar Raoof Rotherham taxi drivers believe up to 30 cabbies could have been involved in the trafficking and abuse of children highlighted in the Jay Report. And cabbie Nasar Raoof suspects that some involved in the abuse have appealed against their bans and are potentially free to abuse again. It is estimated 1,400 children were abused in the town over a 16-year period, and the report highlighted the role of four cabbies in particular who were believed to have been involved in trafficking and abuse. But Nasar believes the number could be much higher. “It’s all been around a few drivers, but we are all paying the price,” said Nasar. “We think there are between 20 and 30 drivers involved out of 800 Rotherham cabbies over a 10-year period or so.” Nasar also called on the council and police to get prosecutions processed quicker. “We want everything brought...

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