prostitution

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.

12/02/2011

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

Handcuffs

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.

09/10/2011

Gavel

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.

08/30/2011

FBI

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.

06/29/2011

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.

06/24/2011

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.

06/24/2011

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.

05/29/2011

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.

04/17/2011

Best Nail Salons In Chicago

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.

03/31/2011

Jail/Prison

Man Hires Prostitutes, Tells Wife He Was Kidnapped

A 32-year-old southwest suburban man is facing a felony charge after allegedly paying a man and woman to have sex with him, then telling police and his wife he’d been kidnapped.

03/17/2011

(AP Graphic)

Spa Owner Charged With Prostitution

A woman accused of running prostitution from her spa had her bail set at $20,000 on Wednesday.

03/09/2011

(AP Graphic)

Park Ridge Wants Escort Service Signs Taken Down

The City of Park Ridge is taking legal steps to get the manager of a strip mall to remove some storefront signs that are raising eyebrows.

CBS Chicago–03/09/2011

(Clockwise from left) Lauren Banks; Kristina Colon; Gabrielle Federick; Nocturna Geiter (Aurora Police Department)

Aurora Cops Bust Prostitution Ring

Aurora police arrested eight women who allegedly offered sex through websites.

02/21/2011

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