| Mar 31, 2015
| 10:57 AM
HARTFORD — Thirteen women were charged with prostitution during a citywide sting Monday, police said.
The department's Vice and Narcotics Unit conducted the sting, using an undercover detective posing as a "John," Deputy Chief Brian Foley said. The...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 1:48 PM
Two Odenton men were sentenced to prison Monday for charges related to prostitution.
Michael Wesley Lee, 31, and Robert Downing, 46, had persuaded women to join their prostitution ring through the Internet and social networking sites, according to a...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 3:43 PM
This cop lied about the details of a marijuana arrest, failed to report how he tormented a suspect with his Taser, and claimed a three-hour lunch break lasted only one.
While his supervisors investigated his misdeeds, Coconut Creek Police Officer...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 3:26 PM
Agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration are alleged to have had sexual encounters with prostitutes hired by drug cartels, according to a detailed report released Thursday by the Justice Department's inspector general.
The report focuses on...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 5:17 AM
It's bad enough when a cop gets caught hiring a hooker, but when it's the police chief it's a whole other level of bad news.
It gets worse.
The top cop from Miami Gardens Police was nabbed in a sting after he allegedly tried to procure the services of...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 6:23 PM
Baltimore County detectives checked advertisements on the website Backpage.com this week in a St. Patrick's Day prostitution sting that ended in the arrest of two men — one the son of a prominent Baltimore attorney — on human trafficking...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 9:50 AM
SHELTON — A Roxbury woman was charged with prostitution during an undercover operation Thursday, police said.
Tammra Emmons, 40, also was charged with possession of crack cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia. She posted $1,000 bail and is...