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Rate A Prostitute: Business of Paying For Sex is Booming in Sacramento

California Prostitutes Win Victim Compensation

California officials have voted to allow prostitutes to receive money from a victim compensation fund if they have been raped or beaten.

12/12/2013

Rate A Prostitute: Business of Paying For Sex is Booming in Sacramento

California Prostitutes May Gain Victim Compensation If Attacked By Pimp Or John

Under the current system, those harmed in violent crimes can be paid for medical costs and related expenses, but prostitutes are excluded because their activities are illegal.

12/11/2013

105 Children Rescued In Nationwide Sex Trafficking Crackdown

The FBI says 12 children have been rescued and 17 alleged pimps were arrested in the San Francisco Bay Area as part of a nationwide crackdown on child sex trafficking.

07/29/2013

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Three People Arrested In South Sacramento Prostitution Sting

Agents conducted a sting operation at four South Sacramento homes and two more in San Mateo.

06/14/2013

Rate A Prostitute: Business of Paying For Sex is Booming in Sacramento

Rate A Prostitute: Business of Paying For Sex is Booming in Sacramento

It’s a place where fantasies become reality, where inhibitions are left at the door, and the concepts of infidelity, deception and immorality simply don’t exist—even if what’s happening is clearly illegal.

05/17/2013

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Prostitution Sting Leads Oregon Woman To Police Department

Authorities say a 20-year-old Portland woman drove 50 miles to reach the man she thought was her client after being solicited for prostitution through phone and text messages.

01/25/2013

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Girl, 17, Arrested For Prostitution In Ripon

A 17-year-old Ripon girl was arrested on Wednesday in a police prostitution sting.

01/24/2013

Eleven men were arrested during a Sacramento County Sheriff's sting operation for prostitution along Watt Avenue on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012. (source: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department)

Deputies Arrest 11 Men In Prostitution Crackdown Along Watt Avenue

A sting of a north Sacramento area known for prostitution resulted in 11 men arrested Wednesday for solicitation, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department said.

10/18/2012

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Bill Would Offer Free Tattoo Removal To Former Prostitutes

Prostitutes with tattoos may soon get them removed for free, with taxpayers picking up the bill.

08/21/2012

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Four Men Expecting Sex At Watt Avenue Hotel Held Hostage Instead

A strip of Watt Avenue in North Highlands is known for prostitution, but four young men who went there looking for fun instead reportedly found torture and robbery.

07/16/2012

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Six Northern California Minors Rescued, Pimps Arrested In Sex Trafficking Sting

Six children from Sacramento, Redding, Chico and Vallejo areas being forced to work as prostitutes have been rescued, according to the FBI.

06/25/2012

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‘Dear John’: Police Sending Letters To Prostitution Clients

Volunteers are teaming up with police for an unusual tactic that could deliver a painful blow to the egos of prostitution clients.

10/28/2011

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