East Orange News

Owners of East Orange School Bus Company Charged With Contract Fraud for Covering Up Unqualified Drivers, Unsafe Buses to Transport Children

TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal today announced criminal charges against the owners of an Essex County-based school bus company for allegedly providing false information to school districts to cover up the fact that the company hired unqualified drivers, failed to conduct mandatory drug testing and criminal background checks for drivers and aides, and operated unsafe buses, all in violation of contract terms and state requirements.