Waterbury police arrest 10 women during prostitution sting

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) – Waterbury police have arrested 10 women during a prostitution sting. On Thursday, members of the police department conducted a prostitution sting in the Willow Street and Hillside Avenue areas. Based upon investigation efforts, ten women were placed under arrest for prostitution. All of the women were held on a $2,500 bond. […]
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Ten women in Waterbury charged with prostitution

WATERBURY, CT (WFSB) – On October 21, Waterbury Police conducted a prostitution sting operation. The investigation took place in the Willow Street Hillside Avenue areas. Through their investigation, they arrested 10 women on prostitution charges. All ten were held on bond for $2,500. They appeared in court earlier today, October...

Myrtle Beach motel closed after it gave discount rooms for drugs, prostitution

An Ocean Boulevard motel in Myrtle Beach, known for drugs and prostitution, is temporarily closed after a decision from the Horry County court. The court found that the volume of calls for service at the Coral Sands Motel related to drugs, drug use and overdoses was “alarming,” and that the evidence presented by the Myrtle Beach Police Department and the 15th Circuit Solicitor’s Office showed the property allowed for, “chronic illicit drug sales, use and overdoses to take place.”
Plainview Daily Herald

Police: Woman stole vehicle after victim gave her ride

Theft from a vehicle was reported at the 400 block of Mesa Circle on Oct. 12. Theft from a vehicle was reported at the 4400 block of W. 2nd Street on Oct. 12. An unknown person gained entry into an unsecure vehicle in a driveway and took items. A stolen...
Lake Charles American Press

15-minute deliberation before Vernon man convicted of recruiting prostitutes

A Vernon Parish man was convicted this week in the 30th Judicial District Court for recruiting women into prostitution. Jerry Lee Eaves, 40, was found guilty by a 12-person jury on charges of pandering. Louisiana statutes define pandering as “the enticing, placing, persuading, encouraging or causing the entrance of any person into the practice of prostitution, either by force, threats, promise or any other device or scheme.”

Greenwood Masseuse Arrested for Prostitution

GREENWOOD, Ind. — A masseuse in Greenwood has been arrested for prostitution, after she touched an undercover cop inappropriately and offered to give a little something extra for money. On Monday, the Greenwood Police Department received a tip of possible prostitution at the Foot Fitness spa on State Road 135.

14 men from El Paso & beyond arrested in DPS prostitution sting

EL PASO, Texas -- Texas Department of Public Safety officers and federal agents said they arrested 14 men in a prostitution sting conducted in the El Paso area earlier this month. The two-day operation resulted in the arrest of the 14 suspects, 12 of whom were El Pasoans. All of the men arrested allegedly solicited sex The post 14 men from El Paso & beyond arrested in DPS prostitution sting appeared first on KVIA.

China Grove man arrested in Tenn. human trafficking bust

MURFREESBORO, TENN. (WBTV) - A China Grove man was arrested as part of a human trafficking bust in Tennessee that took place Oct. 13 through Oct. 15. Garrett Robert Zabloudil, 41, was charged with human trafficking for sexual servitude. Eleven other men were arrested with the same charges. Zabloudil is...
Daily Iberian

2 arrested on drug charges, third dies after fleeing from officers

MINDEN, La. - While two Minden residents are in jail on drug charges, a third will never see the inside of the prison. Minden Police Chief Steve Cropper said a suspect identified as Fred Johnson Jr., who was residing with a girlfriend in Minden, collapsed and died Wednesday night after running from law enforcement.

Rowan County man charged in Tennessee sex trafficking bust

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A Rowan County man is facing sex trafficking charges in Tennessee following a two-day bust earlier in October. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation named 41-year-old Garret Robert Zabloudil of China Grove as one of 12 men charged in the bust in a news release on Oct. 18. Agents said they placed decoy ads on websites known to be liked to prostitution and other commercial sex cases, focusing on identifying people trying to meet with minors.

Task Force Investigates Commercial Prostitution & Human Trafficking Concerns (Photo)

GRANTS PASS, Ore. - An ongoing Grants Pass Police Department (GPPD) investigation involving commercial sexual solicitation at a local massage parlor resulted in several arrests during a Thursday multi-jurisdictional law enforcement operation. The operation was a cooperative effort between GPPD Detectives, the Southern Oregon Child Exploitation Team (SOCET) and the Rogue Area Drug Enforcement team (RADE). Human trafficking concerns were further developed during this ongoing criminal investigation at the Silk Road Massage parlor located on the 1500 block of NE Seventh Street in Grants Pass.

Minden traffic pursuit leads to drug bust; 1 dead

MINDEN, La. (KSLA) - Two people were arrested and another dead following a traffic stop that led to a large drug bust starting on Wednesday night in Minden. According to police, officers were told of suspicious activity at the Minden Motel just before midnight on October 20. The occupant of...