| Oct 30, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Two years ago, I found a letter in my sister's car informing her that the blood she gave during a charity blood drive had tested positive for HIV. I didn't say anything to her at the time, because it was a really bad time, I wasn't supposed to find out,...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 4:30 AM
A group of nuns and residents who live near a west suburban strip joint Thursday made allegations that prostitution and liquor law violations were occurring at the club, which they say has changed their neighborhood and which they have been seeking to...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 3:18 PM
A state judicial marshal charged with promoting prostitution and larceny late last year was fired last week and is now facing a child pornography charge.
Michael Connelly,53, of Waterbury, was terminated from his position with the state's Judicial Branch...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 11:10 AM
WASHINGTON — Court documents are revealing new details about the prostitution arrest of basketball analyst and former NBA player Greg Anthony in Washington.
Court documents describe the conversation Anthony had with an undercover officer before...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 5:23 PM
An Oakland Park man accused of pimping teen girls out of hotels where he worked as a security guard was released from jail without having to pay bond and without having to wear an electronic ankle monitor.
And he doesn't have to be in court again...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 4:54 PM
A prominent but troubled residential facility for youths is closing following Tribune reports that children inside the Rockford center were assaulted and lured into prostitution.
The 59-bed, all-girls Rock River Academy issued a statement Wednesday...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 7:57 AM
An Orlando-area man was sentenced this week to eight years in prison for his role in a prostitution ring.
Theron Akeem Luke, 25, was also ordered to serve two years of probation.
He was found guilty of racketeering on Dec. 5 and sentenced on Monday....
| Jan 26, 2015
| 12:01 PM
HARTFORD – Prosecutors said Edward "Fire" Thomas left a trail of child exploitation "thousands of miles long," but a federal jury needed only parts of Friday afternoon and Monday morning to find Thomas guilty of recruiting two teen girls from Oregon...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 10:34 PM
Two state firefighters were terminated Wednesday and more than a dozen were punished following an investigation that began last spring after a fire chief’s fiancée was fatally stabbed.
Thirteen employees with the California Department of...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 5:04 PM
Los Angeles County prosecutors say a new human trafficking unit has helped them get tougher on pimps.
During a news conference outside her office Tuesday, Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey issued a message for gang members, who she said are increasingly ...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 6:16 PM
A man who drove a 17-year-old girl and an 18-year-old woman to Chicago from Iowa last week forced them into prostitution but was caught after the girl’s parents saw photos posted on Facebook of the girl in a hotel robe and called Chicago police,...