| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:23 AM
EAST HARTFORD — Police said they charged three workers with prostitution after a raid at two local spas.
Yanmin Chang, 33, of Flushing, N.Y.; Yangling Zhang, 58, of N.Y. and Caifang Wang, 47, of the Moodus section of East Haddam were arrested...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 1:05 PM
Attorney General Eric Holder has issued a memo to Justice Department employees reminding them that soliciting prostitutes is against agency rules and can lead to suspension or termination.
The memo Friday came weeks after a scathing inspector general's...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 2:16 PM
A Lake County businesswoman, accused of using her two massage parlors as fronts for human trafficking and prostitution, wants to delay her May trial, but federal attorneys say the trial has been delayed long enough.
Attorneys for Rita Law, of Chicago,...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 5:08 PM
A Hillside woman has been charged with prostitution after prosecutors said she solicited the west suburb's chief of police for sex in exchange for $20.
Delora Johnson, 24, also was charged with aggravated resisting arrest and aggravated battery in the...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 1:14 PM
She moved from New York to South Florida hoping to find a new job, but says she was held captive and forced to perform sex acts by a man who wanted to be her pimp.
The man, Livingston Douglas, of Lauderdale Lakes, is now facing charges that include...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 10:00 AM
It's a universal principle: Lock up the criminal not the victim.
No one has ever doubted that the pimps who brazenly exploit the foster care system to profit from the sex trade are criminals. But it took awhile for Los Angeles County decision makers...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 5:25 PM
Two men — one of them a former Temple running back who is the son of a prominent Baltimore lawyer — were charged with prostituting three underage teenagers, police said.
Matthew Warren Brown, 25, son of defense attorney Warren Brown, and...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 1:43 PM
A Coconut Creek man accused of using dummy Facebook profiles to convince teenage girls to have sex with him for money, can go free while he awaits trial, a Broward judge ruled Tuesday.
But Tadd Link Clukey, 44, will have to come up with a $100,000 bond....
| Apr 6, 2015
| 5:00 AM
If ever there were a piece of legislation that should be able to sail through the fractious, politically polarized Congress, the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act would seem to be it. Introduced by Texas Republican Sen. John Cornyn, the bill has 33...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 2:05 PM
A man convicted of sexually assaulting or trying to assault several women in Atlantic City during the summer of 2012 has been sentenced to 46 years in prison.
Hiten Patel must serve more than 38 years before he becomes eligible for parole under the...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 11:01 AM
An armed Indiana man held a prostitute against her will at a Skokie hotel last month, police said.
Derrick James Swanson, 18, of the 4900 block of South Beach, Hammond, Ind., was charged with promoting prostitution and aggravated use of a weapon...