California Lawmakers Advance Bill That May End Arrests For Loitering For ProstitutionPolice in California would no longer be able to arrest anyone for loitering with the intent to engage in prostitution under a bill advanced by state lawmakers on Friday amid debate over whether the move would help or harm sex trafficking victims.
17-Year-Old Girl Rescued, Stockton Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Human TraffickingA Stockton man has been arrested on suspicion of taking a 17-year-old girl to Tracy to be prostituted.
DA: 19 Arrested In Stings Targeting Sex Buyers Across Sacramento CountyNearly 20 people were arrested in a series of stings targeting human trafficking in Sacramento County over the past few months, authorities say.
After Investigation Into Lodi Spa, Detectives Arrest Woman And Charge Her With ProstitutionLodi Police arrested a 53-year-woman from San Jose Tuesday and charged her with prostitution.
Sacramento Leaders To Crackdown On Massage Parlor Landlords To Control ProstitutionCity Council looking at legislation where owners of properties where illegal activity occurs could face fines or criminal charges.
Man Accused Of Forcing California Woman Into ProstitutionA Florida man is accused of inviting a California woman on an all-expenses paid trip to party in Orlando and then forcing her into prostitution.
Elk Grove Man Sentenced To Over 12 Years In Prison For Sex Trafficking 14-Year-old GirlA man was sentenced to 12 years and seven months in prison for sex trafficking a child Friday, according to the Department of Justice.
Teen Rescued, 14 Arrested Or Cited In El Dorado County Prostitution StingDetectives say they have arrested 14 people in a human trafficking sting in El Dorado County.
Detectives: 3 Women Ran Prostitution Business At Roseville ApartmentThree women have been arrested in Roseville on prostitution charges, police say.
11 Arrested In Roseville Prostitution StingAn undercover prostitution sting has resulted in the arrest of eleven men in Roseville.
6 Accused Of Running Prostitution RingSix people have been charged with running what officials say was an organized prostitution ring.
Oklahoma Lawmaker Charged With Child Prostitution Filed Odd Bills, Frequently Missed VotesRalph Shortey was best-known for more eccentric bills, including one that would allow property owners to shoot down drones and the fetus bill, which drew national ridicule in 2012.
Citrus Heights Cracks Down On Massage Parlors Suspected Of ProstitutionPolice in Citrus Heights are cracking down on massage parlors suspected of prostitution.
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.