| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Authorities this week charged a Los Angeles woman with pimping five women in multiple Irvine brothels.
In July, Irvine police began investigating a home in Irvine that allegedly was being used for prostitution, according to the Orange County district...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 8:24 AM
KISSIMMEE — Backpage.com escort ads offer introductions to a wide range of adults.
Rodney Lee Bagby is an example.
Busted a week ago in Osceola County's tourist corridor, Bagby was riding with two young women calling themselves "Sugar" and...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:01 AM
Three women working at day spas in Glenview are facing prostitution-related charges and two businesses have been closed, authorities said.
A customer complaint led detectives to investigate the Sakura Spa at 1208 Waukegan Road and the Panacea Spa at...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 1:21 PM
I couldn’t believe what I read in the Sept. 26 Glendale News-Press how a Glendale police sergeant was arrested for soliciting a prostitute and is now watching the salary “rewards” roll in, and he doesn’t even have to work for it...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:30 AM
HARTFORD — A citywide undercover operation that focused on street level prostitutes resulted in 10 arrests, police announced Thursday.
Nine of the arrests were female prostitutes, police said, while the undercover operation also resulted in the...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 7:26 PM
Angry lawmakers rebuked the Secret Service director Tuesday as new details emerged about the agency’s failure to stop a White House intruder, including that automatic locks were installed on the front door only after the breach.
For a second...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:36 PM
The beleaguered director of the Secret Service resigned Wednesday after President Obama lost confidence in her ability to lead the troubled agency amid a string of high-profile security lapses.
Julia A. Pierson, the first woman to hold the post, stepped...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Three suspects accused of kidnapping and torturing a woman in a Costa Mesa motel room pleaded not guilty Monday to human trafficking and other felonies.
Renice Stevenson Flores-Davis, 26, Oscar Gonzalez-Salinas, 33, and Cierra Rose Thompson, 27, were...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 1:14 PM
His street name is J-Swag and he claimed to provide security for teenage girls, but Fort Lauderdale police call him something else, according to arrest reports.
Gerard Michel Nelson Jr., 22, of Lauderhill, is being held without bond on charges of...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 2:33 PM
With California ranked as one of the states with the worst problems of human trafficking, Gov. Jerry Brown on Sunday signed a raft of seven bills aimed at improving prosecution of the crime, whose victims are often forced into prostitution, domestic...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 10:04 AM
A Glendale police sergeant arrested last month for allegedly soliciting a prostitute will make more than $10,000 a month on paid leave until he retires at the end of 2015, records show.
The arrangement was reached months before Sgt. Vahak Mardikian&...