| Aug 2, 2014
| 6:06 PM
State police say the fringe benefits of being a prostitute for one Easton pimp include protection, the assurance of being bailed out of jail and a vow that her hookers never have to do anything they don't want.
Trisha Elaine Pinel, 30, of 24 S. 17th St.,...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 3:02 PM
A convicted con man and male prostitute who Boca Raton police say swindled four people out of their money after he put a false rental advertisement on Craigslist was arrested on Wednesday.
Police said Daniel Fournier, 29, advertised a three-bedroom home...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:10 AM
Three people were charged Wednesday with kidnapping a prostitute and torturing her in motel rooms in Costa Mesa and Westminster for nearly a week before she was rescued by police.
Renice Stevenson Flores-Davis, a 26-year-old Costa Mesa resident, is...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:28 PM
Three people accused of kidnapping and torturing a woman who police say worked for the trio as a prostitute could face decades in prison if convicted, according to charges announced Wednesday by the Orange County district attorney's office.
| Jul 4, 2014
| 2:30 AM
MADRID - Ukrainian Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy's "The Tribe," which Karlovy Vary artistic director Karel Och describes as "the cinematic event of the year," is maintaining sales momentum after sweeping all three prizes at Cannes Critics' Week.
A U.S. deal...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:32 AM
A high-priced escort accused of killing a Silicon Valley tech executive with an overdose of heroin on his yacht deliberately failed to help him because she's "ice cold," a Santa Cruz police official said.
Alix Tichelman, 26, is accused of having an...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:21 PM
A federal indictment unsealed Tuesday alleges that an Indiana sheriff gave a badge and part of a sheriff's uniform to a prostitute he was paying for oral sex and then lied about it when he became ensnared in a federal investigation.
Clark County Sheriff...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:43 AM
An attorney for an alleged high-priced escort accused of administering a fatal dose of heroin to a Google executive on his yacht said Wednesday that she had no motive to commit such a crime.
Attorney Lawrence Biggam said 26-year-old Alix Catherine...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:32 PM
More than two dozen children in California were rescued during a week-long nationwide crackdown on commercial sex trafficking, federal officials announced Monday.
State, local and federal officials also arrested at least 38 alleged pimps in California...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:05 PM
An alleged prostitute who California prosecutors say administered a fatal dose of heroin to a Google executive on his yacht and then failed to call 911 in November had waited five minutes before calling for help after her boyfriend also overdosed two...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:00 PM
An alleged prostitute suspected of killing a California technology executive by injecting him with a fatal dose of heroin aboard his yacht off the coast of Santa Cruz has been charged with manslaughter, authorities said Thursday.