Prostitution Lawsuit Thrown Out Of Court By Federal JudgeThe lawsuit against several California district attorneys and the state's attorney general was filed last year by a San Francisco-based group that includes current and former sex workers.
Sacramento Chosen As 1 Of 6 US Sites For National Anti-Human Trafficking TeamFederal prosecutors say Cleveland has been chosen as the site of one of six national enforcement teams focusing on human trafficking.
Authorities Apologize For Incorrectly Accusing Nurse Of ProstitutionSouthern California authorities have apologized to a South Carolina nurse who was incorrectly charged with prostitution and flew across the country to clear up the paperwork mix-up.
Man, Woman Arrested For Pimping Underage Sacramento County TeenA man and a woman are in jail for allegedly pimping a 16 year old girl. Bail for each of the suspects has been set at $2 million. Sacramento Sheriff arrested Devonte Wright, 25, and Imani Bryant, 20.
Elk Grove Considers Massage Parlor Moratorium After Prostitution AccusationsInvestigators say some of the massage parlors they’ve shut down because of alleged prostitution and human trafficking are trying to reopen under new ownership. But police worry that’s not always the case.
California Police Use Social Media To Out 'Johns' Northern California law enforcement officials are turning to social media to combat prostitution by posting names of men arrested on solicitation charges.
MyRedbook.com Shut Down By FBI, Owners Face Prostitution ChargesOn Wednesday, the FBI seized the domains of the San Francisco-based site, as well as SFRedbook.com and slapped the owners with a slew of charges, including promoting prostitution.
Man Accused Of Pimping Underage Girls Out Of Stockton Motel 6Investigators say Chester Brown was using a Motel 6 to force at least four teenage girls to engage in sexual acts with men for money.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Prostituting Teens After One Calls 911A 911 call from a teen who says she was kidnapped and forced to prostitute herself lands a man behind bars.
Woman Arrested In Roseville For Allegedly Using Teen As PimpA teenager was arrested for allegedly pimping a woman twice his age in Roseville.
California Prostitutes Win Victim CompensationCalifornia officials have voted to allow prostitutes to receive money from a victim compensation fund if they have been raped or beaten.
California Prostitutes May Gain Victim Compensation If Attacked By Pimp Or JohnUnder 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.