An Uber driver convicted of a misdemeanor sex crime could have faced a felony charge, but since the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office decided not to request a rape exam, the charge was not pursued.
The collaboration comes as studies show that ride-sharing apps can cut down the number of people using public transit.
The route integration partnership is Uber’s first with a transit agency, the company said.
An initial fleet of 250 electric-assisted bikes landed on city streets Friday.
Denver District Attorney Beth McCann announced that Michael Andre Hancock was charged after last Friday's killing of Hyun Kim.
Michael Andre Hancock made his first court appearance over the weekend after his arrest on Friday in the shooting on an interstate in Denver.
Police spokesman Sonny Jackson says preliminary information points to a conflict between the driver and passenger.
Round-the-clock service for Uber's new Express Pool has rolled out in LA, Philadelphia, Washington, Miami, San Diego and Denver.
Investigators identified 57 drivers in the last year and a half who should not have been allowed on the platform under state law.
Ride-hailing apps add traffic to streets. But they also help ease parking woes.