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13 More Alleged ‘Johns’ Arrested

It was in April that police announced a crackdown on so-called Johns.

06/09/2014

Booking photos courtesy of St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department

Undercover Sting Yields 29 Prostitution Arrests

Many of the arrests took place in Sister Marie Charles Park, a riverfront park off South Broadway.

05/30/2014

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Woman Indicted on Federal Prostitution Charges

Fluker, 42, of Bel-Ridge, Mo., will appear in federal court today for her initial appearance.

05/12/2014

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St. Louis Police Crack Down on Prostitution Clients

Men who patronize prostitutes will get their pictures released to the news media, under a new crackdown police are announcing.

04/15/2014

Photo: AP /Andrew Medichini

Drug Dealers Switching to Human Trafficking

Human trafficking is on the rise, and St. Louis County Police think they know why.

03/28/2014

St. Louis Man Gets Nearly 5 Years for Sex Trafficking

Federal prosecutors say 45-year-old Barry Wimberly of Hazelwood, Mo., pleaded guilty in December to one felony count of transportation for purposes of prostitution.

03/12/2014

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Man Gets 4 Years in Prison for Sex Trafficking

Authorities say Brown advertised the prostitution services on Backpage.com, and drove the victims to St. Louis and Denver, where they acted as prostitutes.

03/12/2014

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Making a Home for Rescued Prostitutes

A group wanting to rescue women from a life of prostitution says they’ve found a house. Now they need the money to make it a home.

02/10/2014

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Home For Prostitutes Also Wants to School Johns

“They come away understanding this is not something the women enjoy. When they have to turn 20-25 tricks a night, that’s not enjoyable.”

12/02/2013

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Christ Church Cathedral Issues World Series Challenge to Boston Church

The cathedral from the losing city will donate to a charity in the winning city which combats human trafficking.

10/22/2013

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