Should Uber, Lyft be required to report sexual assaults to police?

Uber and Lyft typically handle sexual assault allegations in-house. Local politicians want them to report the incidents to the police. Photo by Shutterstock.

Should rideshare companies such as Uber and Lyft report sexual assault allegations against drivers to the police? Santa Clara County prosecutors say they should and are pushing the companies to do so. But Uber and Lyft are refusing, and say the decision to go to the police should be up to the victims.