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Woman Whose Body Was Found At Recycling Plant Victim Of Homicide, Authorities Say

The 21-year-old woman whose body was found last week at an Anaheim recycling plant was the victim of a homicide, authorities said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/18/2014

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LA City Officials, Police Plan Crackdown On Valley Prostitution

Los Angeles officials are launching an effort to target pimps and johns in the San Fernando Valley, while trying to help juvenile prostitutes who want out of the sex trade.

02/24/2014

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Riverside Police Bust Spa Alleging It’s Front For Prostitution

Male officers, working undercover, entered the business and were solicited for prostitution.

02/09/2014

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Pastor Tries To Get Young Victims Of Sex Trafficking Off OC Streets

The murder Tuesday of 17-year-old Aubreyanna Sade Parks of Yorba Linda, shows how deadly the life can be.

02/07/2014

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7 Arrested During Prostitution Sting In Riverside

Seven suspects were arrested last week during an undercover prostitution sting, the Riverside Police Department announced Tuesday.

01/28/2014

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Las Vegas Man Charged With Pimping Woman He Met On Dating Website

A Las Vegas man was charged Friday with pimping a woman he met on an online dating site, Orange County District Attorney’s officials said.

01/10/2014

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Gang Targeted In San Diego Sex Trafficking Charges

Seventeen people were arrested Wednesday in California, Arizona and New Jersey under an indictment that targets a gang based in San Diego’s North Park area.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/08/2014

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Parolee Charged With Pimping 15-Year-Old LA Girl In Santa Ana

A Compton man on parole for robbery was charged Thursday with human trafficking for bringing a Los Angeles teenager to Orange County to engage in prostitution, Orange County District Attorney officials said.

01/02/2014

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Teen Sex-Trafficking Victims Share Their Stories: ‘Basically, [He] Kind Of Sold Me’

Two former teen prostitutes shared their stories with CBS2/KCAL9′s Melanie Woodrow, revealing some of the dismal details that embody the hard reality of sex trafficking.

11/05/2013

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22 Busted During Van Nuys Prostitution Sting

A prostitution sting in Van Nuys Thursday evening netted 22 arrests.

10/18/2013

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New Shelter In San Bernardino Helps Victims Of Human Trafficking, Prostitution

A new shelter in San Bernardino is helping victims of human trafficking and prostitution.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2013

The suspects, pictured here, were identified as (L-R) Ibrahim Binhajjyahyaabdulmalik, 25, a resident of San Jose; Khalid Binhajjyahyaabdulmalik, 23, a resident of Gilroy; Abubakr Horrington, 32, a resident of Gilroy; Jerry Landers, 21, a resident of Gilroy; Ana Ceja, 20, a resident of San Jose.  (credit: Riverside County Sheriff's Department)

Riverside DA Dismisses Human Trafficking Charges Against 5

The Riverside County District Attorney’s Office Thursday dismissed charges against five people previously charged with human trafficking.

09/05/2013

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2 Runaway Teens Freed From Alleged Prostitution Ring

Four men and a woman accused of forcing two girls into prostitution were behind bars on Saturday.

08/31/2013

The suspects, pictured here, were identified as (L-R) Ibrahim Binhajjyahyaabdulmalik, 25, a resident of San Jose; Khalid Binhajjyahyaabdulmalik, 23, a resident of Gilroy; Abubakr Horrington, 32, a resident of Gilroy; Jerry Landers, 21, a resident of Gilroy; Ana Ceja, 20, a resident of San Jose.  (credit: Riverside County Sheriff's Department)

5 Accused Of Abducting Teen From Compton Allegedly For Prostitution

Five people were arrested in Moreno Valley on suspicion of abducting a teenager from Compton allegedly for prostitution.

08/18/2013

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150 Pimps Arrested In Nationwide Child Trafficking Bust

Hundreds of children have been rescued as part of a nationwide sex trafficking sting that resulted in 150 arrests, federal investigators said Monday.

07/29/2013

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