| May 16, 2014
| 2:40 PM
An Anne Arundel County jury has found an alleged brothel operator not guilty in the 2008 death of a man who prosecutors said was a rival in the Annapolis prostitution business.
On Friday, Kerlin Fuentes, 26, was found not guilty of first-degree and...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Downers Grove acted within its rights when two Ogden Avenue massage parlors were ordered closed after police uncovered evidence of prostitution more than three years ago, according to an appellate court ruling
The three-justice Illinois Appellate...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Tears formed on the edges of Jodi Estepp's eyes as she stared at the stiff quilt covering the bed inside Room 217 at the Anaheim Lodge Motel. Was this the last place her daughter slept?
A mirror, a framed picture of a garden and the smell of old...
| May 9, 2014
| 2:23 PM
The man accused of running a brothel out of a unit at the San Tropez Apartments charged the prostitutes who worked for him a $140-weekly rate and took a $20 cut from each client's payment, according to a police report.
Sergio Manuel Arroyo, 41, told...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 1:28 PM
A 37-year-old Compton man has been sentenced Wednesday to 36½ years for pimping two teen girls, one of whom he reportedly brutally beat and caused her to miscarry.
James Junior Conley was found guilty April 17 of multiple sex-related offenses, including...
| May 22, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Prosecutors filed a criminal conspiracy charge against former Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler partner Stuart Rosenfeldt on Thursday — accusing him of committing bank fraud, making illegal political donations and running a prostitute out of town when...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Del. Jon Cardin rejected Thursday the endorsement of a Baltimore-based rapper after learning that the man who calls himself Ski Money is facing charges of human trafficking.
Cardin, a candidate for attorney general, said he knew nothing of the rapper'...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Happy National Doughnut Day! And how do you plan to celebrate?
There's something magical about the doughnut. You don't have to be Homer Simpson to swoon when you're greeted with all those bright colors and sparkly decorations in a doughnut shop...
| May 16, 2014
| 9:27 PM
A convicted cocaine dealer was sentenced Friday to 17 years to life in state prison for luring a 14-year-old girl into prostitution in Orange County's first case prosecuted under a state law that increases the penalties for human trafficking.
| May 28, 2014
| 2:02 PM
A former San Bernardino vice cop was convicted Wednesday of forcing prostitutes to have sex with him while he was in uniform, federal prosecutors announced.
Jose Jesus Perez of Menifee was convicted of two counts of deprivation of rights under the color...
| May 4, 2014
| 5:58 PM
A Calumet Park man was ordered held on $1 million bail Sunday after he allegedly recruited two teenage girls as prostitutes, which prosecutors said led to the minors being "brutally raped" at gunpoint by a customer in March.
Tyreese Miller, 23, of the...