| Dec 10, 2014
| 4:41 PM
WATERBURY — A Superior Court judge transferred the pending criminal case of state judicial marshal Michael A. Connelly out of the city Wednesday, citing his deceased brother's tenure as Waterbury state's attorney as a reason for the move....
| Oct 29, 2014
| 11:08 AM
When investigators searched the cell phone of a South Florida man they say pimped out underage teen girls, they found one of his contacts saved under the name "Pedophile Frank."
"Pedophile Frank" was just one of the clients who answered ads for teen...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 1:03 PM
A 32-year-old man was charged Thursday with pimping three women out of an Allentown apartment, according to court records.
Kibwe Watson of Allentown was charged with promoting prostitution by encouraging, inducing or otherwise causing them to become...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Boynton Beach has had its share of cops behaving badly the past several years, but the arrest of officer Stephen Maiorino for allegedly raping a woman while on duty is particularly egregious.
Days after Chief Jeffrey Katz went public with Maiorino's...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 8:04 PM
A Lauderhill man is accused of sexually exploiting teenage girls by forcing them to become prostitutes operating out of Fort Lauderdale hotels, police said.
Gerard Nelson, 22, briefly faced a judge on additional human trafficking charges Tuesday. He's...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 1:55 PM
HARTFORD — Eleven people were arrested Wednesday as part of an undercover prostitution operation throughout the city, police said.
An undercover detective posed as a "john" after numerous citizens complained of prostitution in various places, and...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:50 AM
SOUTHINGTON — Six men were arrested Friday as the result of an undercover operation by police targeting prostitution at several area motels.
According to police, an undercover officer posing as a prostitute set up meetings with several men at a...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 5:56 PM
A Pike County man slapped and punched a woman in a Lehigh County motel last week because she wasn't making enough money for him as a prostitute, according to court records.
Eric S. Rolle of Lehman Township was operating an online escort business and...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 8:32 AM
A Lower Macungie Township man forced his girlfriend into prostitution last year so that she could pay her rent, according to court records filed Monday.
Chad J. Grohman, 35, of the 1400 block of Laurel Lane, had been the subject of a investigation since...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Mark Gagan, a police captain in Richmond, Calif., thought he'd found an effective crime deterrent this fall when he posted mug shots of the men arrested in prostitution stings on the Police Department's Facebook page.
But what happened next shocked him....
| Dec 10, 2014
| 5:31 PM
The Stocks, scarlet letters, tar-and-feathering and other puritanical forms of punishment have been out of fashion for several centuries, but the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors now wants to help revive public shaming as a way to discourage sex...