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Two Accused Of Operating Prostitution Venture, Trafficking Minor For Sex

The two are accused of recruiting young females to work for them and then threatening them with physical violence in order to keep them working in the prostitution venture.

05/01/2013

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13 Charged In Sex Slave Ring Involving NJ Farms

Federal authorities have charged 13 people in a sex slave ring that forced young Mexican women into prostitution in New York and New Jersey.

05/01/2013

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Philadelphia Police Department Makes 4 Arrests In Crackdown On Online Prostitution

The Philadelphia Police Department says it is cracking down on people using websites to advertise and solicit for sex.

04/26/2013

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NJ Corrections Officer Facing Charges For Sex With Prostitutes Arrested Again For 2011 Rape

A New Jersey corrections officer who was arrested for allegedly stating he was a police officer in an attempt to coerce prostitutes into having sex with him for free is now facing an additional charge, thanks to new DNA evidence.

04/25/2013

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NJ Corrections Officer Arrested For Allegedly Posing As Police Officer To Coerce Prostitutes Into Sex For Free

Investigators say Stevens supposedly telephoned women who advertised their services online under the name “Rich” or “Rick” to arrange for sexual encounters at hotels in Burlington County and Philadelphia.

03/21/2013

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Sen. Menendez Hopes For U.S. Investigation Into Prostitution Claims

A spokeswoman for Robert Menendez says the senator hopes U.S. authorities join their Dominican counterparts in investigating the origin of reports he paid women in the Dominican Republic for sex.

03/18/2013

Nine Charged In Kingsessing Prostitution Bust

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Nine people, including a 17-year-old female, were arrested and face prostitution charges after a police investigation of a Kingsessing club. Twisters MC Club, located on the 5700 Block of Hoffman Street, was […]

03/12/2013

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Woman Arrested For Alleged Prostitution At Philadelphia Spa

Philadelphia police arrested a woman on prostitution charges after an investigation of a local spa.

03/12/2013

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Man Charged With Running Philadelphia-Based Forcible Prostitution Ring

Officials say this case is part of a concerted effort to crack down on the disturbingly common crime of human trafficking.

02/21/2013

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Following Raid Of Political Donor’s Office, Sen. Menendez Denies He Was With Dominican Prostitutes

Sen. Robert Menendez’s office said Wednesday that he traveled three times on a plane owned by a prominent Florida political donor but that the trips were paid for and reported appropriately.

01/30/2013

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4 Women Arrested During Philadelphia Prostitution Sting

Each of the so-called “massage therapists” has been charged with Criminal Conspiracy, Prostitution and related offenses.

01/18/2013

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2 ‘Massage Therapists’ In Philadelphia Arrested For Alleged Prostitution

Two people have been arrested on prostitution charges after the investigation of two local massage parlors.

01/11/2013

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Old City Business Owners Outraged Over Prostitution Bust

Business owners in Old City are outraged days after Philadelphia’s vice squad busts a prostitution ring in a basement apartment near Third and Chestnut Street, arresting three women.

11/17/2012

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3 Women Arrested In Old City Prostitution Bust

Three women were arrested following a prostitution bust in Philadelphia’s Old City neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.

11/14/2012

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Philadelphia Man Facing Charges For Allegedly Luring Teen And Pimping Her Out On Craigslist

A 21-year-old Philadelphia man is facing charges of human trafficking, rape and prostitution after allegedly luring a teenage girl to Minnesota with the purpose of prostituting her.

10/25/2012

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