Man And His Twin Sons Sentenced For Sex Trafficking MinorsA man and his twin sons have been sentenced to federal prison for recruiting and trafficking minors for sex in the Chicago area.
Lake County Sheriff's Gang Task Force Arrest 9 Men For Soliciting SexThe Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force arrested nine men as part of a ‘National Johns Suppression’ operation.
IPRA Recommends Firing Cop Who Fatally Shot Darius Pinex For LyingIn a report made public Thursday, IPRA said Officer Raoul Mosqueda lied about the circumstances of the fatal shooting of Darius Pinex on Jan. 11, 2011.
Slain Teen's Mom Seeks Answers About Alleged Sex TraffickingThe mother of a 16-year-old girl who was allegedly beaten and strangled by a man she met on Backpage.com, after having run away from home, has set her sights on the website.
230 Arrests In Cook County During Sex Trafficking StingMore than 200 people were arrested in Cook County during a month-long sting aimed at reducing sex trafficking.
Shutting Down Sex Traffickers -- There's An App For ThatPolice say you can help them fight sex trafficking with technology on your smart phone.
Chicago Rappers Ran Sex Trafficking Ring, Feds AllegeSamuel Nichols, aka “Buck”; and Charles Fears, aka “Kash”, were charged Friday with one count each of engaging in sex trafficking by force, fraud and coercion, according to the U.S. Attorney’s office.
Broadview Man Charged With Prostituting 16-Year-Old Girl A Broadview man has been charged with prostituting a missing girl, the Cook County sheriff’s office said.
Man Gets 8 Years For Running Violent Sex Trafficking RingDajuan Brown, 39, pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated trafficking in persons for forced labor or services, according to the Cook County state’s attorney’s office.
Sheriff Advertises Prostitution Sting, But Johns Still ArrestedThe Cook County Sheriff’s Police told them they were coming. The agency took an ad out on Backpage.com and warned it was “investigating and arresting” human sex traffickers and those who enable them by answering escort ads. “They still did it,” Sheriff Tom Dart said. “We knew they would.”
Iowa Man Charged In Chicago Sex Trafficking CaseFerid Mahalbasic, 18, of Waterloo, Iowa, is charged with involuntary servitude of a minor and involuntary servitude, according to the Cook County state’s attorney’s office.
Pimp Gets 45 Years For Beating Woman To Death In IndianaU.S. District Judge Philip Simon issued the sentence last week for Nathan Huey-Dingle, 32, who pleaded guilty earlier this year to three counts related to sex trafficking his victim and another prostitute.