| Jan 25, 2014
| 1:08 PM
An Ohio woman with a history of prostitution stabbed to death a longtime Brother Rice High School teacher in a dispute over money, Orland Park police said Saturday.
Alisha M. Walker, 20, has been named in a no-bond, first-degree murder arrest warrant in...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:51 PM
They were teenage girls desperate for something better: They came from group homes or families that were broken. Some already had children of their own and were struggling to provide for them.
There were also girls who came from environments that seemed...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 10:08 AM
An Ohio man pleaded guilty Tuesday to human trafficking charges in connection with the pimping of an Ohio woman in southern Howard County, according to State's Attorney spokesman Wayne Kirwan.
Howard Draper Jr., 57, of Toledo, Ohio, pleaded guilty to...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 5:07 AM
Chris Havlicek, the son of Boston Celtics legend John Havlicek, was one of 80 people arrested and charged with soliciting prostitution in Lakeland, according to the Palm Beach Post.
Havlicek is the managing director of Palm Beach’s JP Morgan Chase...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:21 PM
A Baltimore man charged with running a prostitution business and sex trafficking a minor was sentenced by a U.S. District Court judge Monday to more than 11 years in prison, followed by five years of supervised release.
Franklin Roosevelt "Frank" Coit,...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:57 PM
WASHINGTON -- The official in charge of exposing wrongdoing inside the troubled Homeland Security Department has been transferred amid allegations that he abused his position, officials said Tuesday.
Charles K. Edwards was scheduled to appear before a...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:09 PM
A Milwaukee man used a classified ad site to meet a 15-year-old Madison girl, then force her into sex work at Chicago-area motels, federal prosecutors said today.
Dejuan Key, also known as Dajuan Key, waived his right to detention and preliminary...
| Oct 6, 2013
Mary Bonnett became aware of how devastating sex trafficking could be a few years ago when one of her theater students told her about a 15-year-old friend who'd been gang-raped and repeatedly sold on the streets.
Brenda Myers-Powell, a survivor of sex...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Sneaker fans will meet an kicks Valhalla this Sunday, Sept. 22 from 2 to 8 p.m. at Ice Palace Studios.
The venue at 1400 North Miami Avenue in Miami will host both Sneaker Pimps (a showcase of all-that-is-scorching in kicks) and X MMG (performances by...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:15 PM
Three women were arrested for allegedly taking part in a prostitution service that operated at a Chino massage parlor, authorities said Thursday.
Officers served a search warrant at Nana's Massage Therapy in the 5400 block of Philadelphia Street and...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:58 AM
A suspected pimp and one of his recruiters are scheduled to be in court Friday morning on charges of trafficking a 16-year-old girl, pimping a minor and a host of other alleged sexual crimes.
Eugene Miller, 30, of San Diego is accused by the Orange...