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9 Arrested In Philadelphia Prostitution Sweep

The sweep was conducted on July 31st in the 16th Police District.

08/01/2014

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NJ Sen. Menendez Wants Federal Probe Of Potential Cuban Role In Allegations Against Him

Sen. Robert Menendez said Tuesday that he has asked the Justice Department to investigate whether the Cuban government had a role in allegations against him that have made him a target of a federal probe.

07/08/2014

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NJ Pair Accused Of Trafficking By Prostituting 16-Year-Old Girl

A man and woman have been charged with allegedly committing human trafficking by prostituting a 16-year-old girl.

06/19/2014

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70-Year-Old Man Among 5 Arrested In Prostitution Crackdown In Philly

A 70-year-old male was among five suspects arrested in a prostitution crackdown in Philadelphia.

05/16/2014

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Voorhees Man Charged In Human Trafficking Case

The investigation began when a 26-year-old woman from South Carolina called police from New Jersey hotel reporting that she had been held against her will for week and was forced to perform sexual acts with numerous males for money.

03/26/2014

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6 Men Arrested In Montgomery County Prostitution Sting

Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Vetri Ferman and Upper Merion Township Chief Thomas Nolan announced the arrests of six men for patronizing prostitutes.

03/03/2014

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Montco DA Hoping ‘John’ Stings Will Cut Down on Prostitution in County

The DA of Montgomery County, Pa. wants to crack down on the illegal sex trade and its potential link to human trafficking.

02/21/2014

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FBI: Kids Forced Into Prostitution For Super Bowl

The FBI and dozens of law enforcement agencies rescued 16 juveniles during an operation that targeted forced prostitution around the Super Bowl.

02/04/2014

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Feds: Pa. Man Turns Girlfriends, Including A Minor, Into Prostitutes

Federal prosecutors in Philadelphia have jailed a city man on sex trafficking charges, saying he forced two women and a minor girl into prostitution after first dating them.

11/14/2013

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Philadelphia Man Sentenced To 24 Years In Jail For Trafficking Minors

Officials say Craig Johnson, a/k/a “Geez,” operated a prostitution venture in Philadelphia where he allegedly recruited two juveniles to work as prostitutes.

11/13/2013

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NJ Man Indicted In Male Sex Ring Case

The attorney general’s office said Thursday that 40-year-old Marc A. Branch faces first-degree human trafficking and sexual assault charges as well as other counts.

10/31/2013

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New Jersey Woman Arrested Twice In 1 Day For Prostitution

Authorities in New Brunswick say a crackdown on prostitution has resulted in several arrests, including one woman who was arrested twice in the same day.

07/26/2013

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Victim Testifies In Sex Trafficking Case

Sad testimony in a federal courtroom in the trial of a Mayfair man charged with sex trafficking of a minor and production of child pornography.

07/26/2013

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Philadelphia Man Charged With Sex Trafficking A Minor

McIntyre, who was arrested following an investigation by the FBI and Pa. State Police, faces a minimum mandatory sentence of 15 years.

07/19/2013

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Pa. Father And Son Acquitted Of Sex Trafficking Still Get Prison Time

The sentencing was Monday in Manhattan for Vincent George Sr. and Vincent George Jr., of Allentown, Pa. Each was given three to nine years in prison.

07/08/2013

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