| Dec 5, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Public officials on Friday reacted angrily to an ongoing Tribune investigation that found juvenile state wards were assaulted and sexually abused at government-funded residential treatment centers throughout Illinois.
Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner, state...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The central Illinois truck stop was chilly and dark on the November morning last year when Mary Bohanan was arrested for prostitution.
Handcuffed in a Bloomington police squad car, the 19-year-old squirmed in her tight miniskirt and crumpled knee-high...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 6:57 AM
In residential treatment centers across Illinois, children are assaulted, sexually abused and running away by the thousands — yet state officials fail to act on reports of harm and continue sending waves of youths to the most troubled and violent...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 2:26 PM
A regional police squad arrested an East Hartford resident who had been posting advertisements as a transexual prostitute in the greater Manchester area, police said Wednesday.
Ronaldo Frederick Bouchard, 21, of 29 Greenlawn St.,, was charged with...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 4:41 PM
WATERBURY — A Superior Court judge transferred the pending criminal case of state judicial marshal Michael A. Connelly out of the city Wednesday, citing his deceased brother's tenure as Waterbury state's attorney as a reason for the move....
| Dec 10, 2014
| 5:31 PM
The Stocks, scarlet letters, tar-and-feathering and other puritanical forms of punishment have been out of fashion for several centuries, but the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors now wants to help revive public shaming as a way to discourage sex...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:03 PM
Old-fashioned detective work and high-tech data gathering led investigators to track down the two men now charged with killing at least four female prostitutes who were swept off the streets of Orange County, according to grand jury testimony.
| Oct 29, 2014
| 1:40 PM
A U.S. Department of Homeland Security official who ran an investigation of a prostitution scandal involving Secret Service agents in Colombia in 2012 resigned after he was suspected of visiting a prostitute in Florida, the New York Times reported....
| Oct 30, 2014
| 5:46 PM
So, did you hear the one about the prostitution scandal investigator who's been undone by a prostitution scandal?
His name is David Nieland, he lives in Plantation and he used to be head of the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general's office...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 8:14 PM
Last week's double shooting at an International Drive hotel erupted over a prostitution dispute by a man who answered an ad for an escort service, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
The report about Jonathan Earl Jones' arrest Saturday on...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 6:59 AM
A Florida high school student has been arrested and accused of running a prostitution ring involving her underage peers, according to the Sarasota Herald-Tribune.
The 17-year-old student faces a felony charge of human trafficking of a person younger...