| 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...
| 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....
| May 19, 2015
| 7:00 AM
This roundup of crime briefs from around the area isn't meant to be a comprehensive compilation of Maryland crime news, but a snapshot of some of the newsworthy incidents from across our region.
Here's a look at some of the crime that's happened...
| May 16, 2015
| 4:02 PM
Iraq has sent reinforcements to help its battered forces in Ramadi, a city now largely held by the Islamic State group after militants seized the main government compound the day before, a military spokesman said Saturday.
The spokesman of the Joint...
| May 16, 2015
| 11:47 AM
A man and woman arrested after allegedly carjacking a man in Osceola County and leading deputies on a chase through three counties were charged with multiple felonies on Friday.
Joshua Luiz Alvarado, 22, and Jennifer Diaz, 26, both of Orlando, face...
| May 15, 2015
| 1:42 PM
Howard County Police charged two men this week with soliciting prostitutes online, and warned would-be johns that they are watching closely.
Francis Gilbert Gomes, 57, of Laurel and Deangelo Deahmari Edwards, 21, of Waldorf were charged with...
| May 14, 2015
| 2:46 PM
A 34-year-old man who thought he was meeting a prostitute at a hotel ended up being carjacked at gunpoint on Thursday afternoon, the Osceola County Sheriff's Office said.
Two of the suspects then led Orange County deputies on a car chase that ended up...
| May 5, 2015
| 8:31 PM
Obama administration officials and lawmakers are calling for greater accountability and tougher disciplinary procedures at the Drug Enforcement Administration after the agency imposed only light punishments on agents who forgot a San Diego man in a...
| May 12, 2015
| 3:50 PM
An undercover vice sting conducted throughout Glendale last week yielded five prostitution arrests, police said.
Three Sacramento women, identified as Kayla Watson, 22, Sarah Muth, 22, and Marissa Camacho, 23, were arrested on suspicion of...
| May 11, 2015
| 1:23 PM
A smile softened the young woman's somber face as she recalled the prostitution arrest that saved her life.
The April 2013 bust in a South Whitehall Township motel wasn't the end of her ordeal. But it was the moment she made contact with the detective...
| May 8, 2015
| 4:53 PM
He ordered her to call him God, then pimped her out at motels all over South Florida, federal prosecutors said.
Godijah Dawkins, 27, appeared in federal court in Fort Lauderdale Friday, on a sex-trafficking charge.
Federal agents say Dawkins forced a...