| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:09 PM
In a phone call to his father from jail, played in court today at his trial, Charles Oliver said that women he paid for sex "are claiming rape" because he "was aggressive" with them.
Oliver, a 45-year-old Woodstock man who is accused of sexually...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 3:42 PM
A career criminal with drug convictions and suspected ties to prostitution has been living in a home owned by state Rep. Linda Stewart that was the target of a federal raid Wednesday.
Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation and U.S. Homeland Security...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Four men, including a Baltimore City police officer, were arrested in a prostitution sting in Baltimore County, police said.
Police said the sting involved the men "coming to a Baltimore County location, soliciting prostitution and offering money to...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:15 PM
A 27-year-old Filipino national was sentenced Tuesday to seven years in prison for smuggling military-grade weapons into the U.S., in a case that offered a rare, unflattering look inside an undercover FBI operation.
During the two-year case, one FBI...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Los Angeles City Councilwoman Nury Martinez and City Atty. Mike Feuer called Monday for a crackdown on prostitution in two parts of the San Fernando Valley.
Under a plan Martinez will submit to her council colleagues Friday, the city would add two...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Five women were arrested in a recent prostitution sting in Daytona Beach targeting escorts on Backpage.com, police said Saturday.
The suspects are Kristin Arthur, 26, of Lake Mary; Mary Rich, 25, of Atlanta; Dana Juliano, 21, of Forked River, N.J. and...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 8:00 AM
For more than two decades, the mile-long stretch of Santa Monica Boulevard in Hollywood known as Theatre Row has served as home to the city's densest plot of live theaters, drawing audiences to a diverse array of stages run by scrappy companies.
| 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 30, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Prosecutors say a Catholic school teacher found dead in his Orland Park home was stabbed 13 times by a prostitute after the two struggled with a knife in a dispute over payment.
Text messages on Alan Filan’s cell phone showed he had contacted a...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 8:07 AM
WINDSOR LOCKS — Eleven men were arrested on Friday and charged with soliciting prostitution as a result of "Operation Cupid," a joint effort by detectives and patrol officers to crack down on prostitution in motels along Route 75, police said.
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:26 PM
Two Allentown police officers arrested a woman and charged her with prostitution after allegedly catching her in the act Wednesday night, according to court records.
An Allentown vice officer was parked around 6 p.m. Wednesday at South Fourth and Union...