The Police are reminding the public to exercise caution when taking public transportation and take the relevant measures to account for your location.
§ It’s important to remember to note the license plate number, color and make of the vehicle.
§ Always let someone you trust know when you board a taxi and share this information with them if anything seems unusual.
§ Be wary of drivers who ask you to divert from planned routes. Turn on your device location setting on smartphones.
§ Taxi drivers are also advised to note unusual vehicles or persons on their routes or activities between passengers and unfamiliar operators.
§ In addition taxi drivers are also being warned to look out for criminals who pose as genuine passengers. Do not divert from planned routes.
Report any suspicious activities you may observe involving vehicles or persons to Police 119 emergency number or the nearest police station. HELP US TO KEEP YOU SAFE