Alex Campbell

Massage Parlor Owner Convicted Of Trafficking

A Glenview massage parlor owner was convicted Monday of trafficking foreign women, in some cases to work as prostitutes for him.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2012

Kimberly Miniea

Brothel Madam Fights To Get Adopted Daughters Back

A woman who ran a brothel with her teenage daughter wants her two adopted daughters back, and she is going to court to get them.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2012


Naperville Masseuse Charged With Prostitution

For Naperville masseuse Alecia S. M. Lonsdale, your garden-variety client simply wouldn’t do. Lonsdale made it clear she was interested only in “upscale, polite gentlemen,” according to a written Naperville police report.



Police: Villa Park Spa Was Offering More Than Massages

Two employees of a spa in Villa Park were doing more than giving massages, police say.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

Scales Of Justice

Child Porn Charges Dropped Against Teenager

Will County prosecutors are dropping charges against a 16-year-old alleged prostitute who was accused of child pornography after being caught with nude pictures of herself on her iPod.


Datqunn Sawyer

Girls Tell Horrific Stories At Trial Of Pimp Known As ‘P Child’

A federal sex trafficking trial continues this week, with young prostitutes testifying about the lives they led under the thumb of an alleged pimp.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2011

Rubicela Montero

Brothel Madam Going To Prison For 8 Years

A brothel madam from the Little Village neighborhood is going to prison for eight years, for forcing girls as young as 16 into the sex trade.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2011


Medical Examiner’s Office Worker Busted In Prostitution Sting

A Cook County Medical Examiner’s office employee was busted in a prostitution sting overnight, for allegedly soliciting a woman who turned out to be an undercover police officer.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2011

The owner of Nabi Spa, Eun Kyung Clark, was arrested for prostitution related charges, along with (top to bottom) Kyoung Sil, Mi Jeong Kim, and Mi Jin Lee. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Massage Parlor Busted For Prostitution

Clients were getting more than massages at a Lansing massage parlor, according to the Cook County Sheriff’s office, which arrested four women including the owner for prostitution related charges.



Massage Parlor Owner’s Defense Attorney Exposed As Client; Mistrial Called

An embarrassing revelation in federal court has led to the removal of a defense attorney from a trial, and the declaration of a mistrial for a massage parlor owner.



Michigan Man Arrested In Tinley Park For Pimping Teens

A Michigan man was in federal custody after he was arrested last week for allegedly bringing a woman and two teenagers to south suburban Tinley Park to engage in prostitution at what he thought was a bachelor party.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2011

Troy Bonaparte: Sentenced to 18 years.

Troy Bonaparte Gets 18 Years For Operating Sex Ring

The organizer of a sex ring who forced women into prostitution was sentenced to 18 years in prison Tuesday in Cook County’s first conviction in a human trafficking case.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2011

Lakeisha Curington, Carlos Mitchell, Chester Nelson mugshots.  (credit: Chicago Police)

Woman Is Third Charged With Pimping Handicapped Woman

Bond was set at $250,000 on for a woman, the third person charged with forcing a mentally disabled woman to perform acts of prostitution while being held against her will for four days last month.


Nicholas Cereste  (DeKalb County State's Attorney)

‘Sugar Daddy’ Busted Trying To Meet Up With 17-Year-Old

DeKalb County authorities are cracking down on “sugar daddy” dating, calling it prostitution over the Internet. CBS 2’s Kristyn Hartman talks with a woman who says the arrangements are legitimate.


Carlos Mitchell, left; Chester Nelson, are charged with involuntary servitude. (Chicago Police)

2nd Man Charged With Prostituting Disabled Woman

A second man is in jail Friday after being charged with kidnapping a mentally disabled woman and forcing her to perform acts of prostitution while holding her against her will for four days.


Reema Bajaj

Sycamore Attorney Accused Of Prostitution

A Sycamore attorney appeared in court this week on charges of prostitution.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2011

Fatal Shooting

Man Shot To Death After Responding To Craigslist Ad

A man and a woman from Woodstock were charged in connection with the murder of a man who solicited prostitution services from a Craigslist ad Saturday, the McHenry County Sheriff’s office announced Sunday.


Massage/Spa (Photo by Andrew Wong/Getty Images)

Evanston Spa Workers Busted For Prostitution

Two workers at a massage parlor in an upscale district of Evanston have been charged with prostitution.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2011

(AP Graphic)

2 Arrested In Hanover Park For Prostitution

Police arrested a man and woman Friday in northwest suburban Hanover Park for alleged prostitution charges.


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Salon Owner Shut Down For Alleged Prostitution Wants License Back

The owner of a salon shut down last year after a worker allegedly offered to perform a sex act on an undercover agent filed a petition in Cook County Circuit Court.