REPORT: Some Uber Drivers Are Worried That They’re being used as “drug mules”


In a statement to NBC News, an Uber spokesperson said: “When we receive this type of report, our global safety team investigates and may take actions ranging from deactivating the relevant account to reporting the issue to law enforcement.” 

“The misuse of shipping and transportation platforms to deliver illicit drugs is an industry-wide issue, and we will continue partnering with law enforcement to address it,” the spokesperson added.