| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Not only does Antonia Crane know her way around a movie set, she also knows her way around a stripper pole. As someone with experience as an exotic dancer, Crane served as an expert consultant for Film Arcade's "Afternoon Delight," which stars Kathryn...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:46 AM
The FBI arrested 150 people across the United States, including one in Chicago, for holding children against their will for prostitution, a three-day weekend sweep that officials on Monday called the largest-ever operation of its kind.
The suspects were...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:46 PM
State, local and FBI law enforcement officers across Maryland and the United States announced a sweeping, coordinated child prostitution bust that recovered 105 children, the FBI announced Monday.
While no children were reported found in Maryland, the...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:58 AM
WASHINGTON -- More than 100 sexually exploited teenagers, some as young as 13, were recovered in a nationwide sex trafficking sting over the weekend, the FBI announced Monday.
The three-day sweep of 76 cities, focusing on underage victims of...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Legit airs Thursdays at 10:30pm ET on FX. It's safe to say that when Kate Luyben signed on to play Wendy the prostitute in some pilot for FX starring a comedian she'd never heard of, it wasn't a role she was ever expecting to reprise. But life is funny...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:51 PM
A two-word change proposed to one of the nation's first online laws has triggered a battle between law enforcement and Internet libertarians.
On one side, top law enforcers for nearly every state, including Florida, are calling on Congress to change a...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Ladies of the evening roam Federal Highway morning, noon and night.
Vagrants sleep here. And dope is sold.
The bad reputation linked to Hollywood's stretch of Federal Highway frustrates city leaders, who have grander plans for the key commercial...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:17 PM
Hagerstown Police respond to incidents
The Hagerstown Police Department responded to the following incidents:
At 2:34 p.m., a personal injury accident occurred at Frederick Street and Kenly Avenue.
At 2:44 p.m., a suspicious person was...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:30 AM
When Sara Cochran, Deadra Atkins and other members of Howard County Agast talk about human trafficking at public lectures and events, they often tell the anecdote of a girl picked up by a suspected human trafficker near a typical American mall.
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:16 AM
A 29-year-old Los Angeles man faces five years in prison for his conviction this week on a host of sex and human-trafficking crimes.
Berneal Holman Jr. pleaded guilty in Santa Ana's Central Justice Center to human-trafficking a minor, pimping a minor...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:04 PM
The recent FBI raid that arrested three men in Maryland as part of Operation Cross Country that netted 150 alleged pimps in 76 cities illustrates significant governmental efforts in detecting and arresting sex offenders, including pimps and buyers.