Uber exec responds to safety concerns in the wake of Kalamazoo shooting

The ride-booking service is back under the microscope after the alleged Michigan shooter reportedly gave rides to passengers during a recent shooting spree.

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Alleged Kalamazoo, Michigan, shooter Jason Brian Dalton reportedly transported passengers while working as an Uber driver during a shooting spree on Saturday.

For Uber, the incident raises questions about the brand’s ability to ensure passenger safety.

In response to Dalton’s ties to the brand, Uber’s chief security officer Joe Sullivan released a short statement on Sunday:

Our hearts and prayers are with the families of the victims of this devastating crime and those recovering from injuries. We have reached out to the police to help with their investigation in any way that we can.

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