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Oakland Police Target Prostitution Clients, Arrest 5 ‘Johns’ On Thursday

Five people were arrested Thursday in Oakland on suspicion of soliciting sexual services from prostitutes in an anti-human-trafficking operation focusing on “Johns,” police said.

04/18/2015

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Bay Area Rapper ‘Luzion’ Arrested On Human Trafficking Charges After San Rafael Traffic Stop

A Bay Area rap artist has been arrested on human trafficking charges.

04/05/2015

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San Rafael Police Arrest Suspect For Sex-Trafficking Who Claims He’s Bay Area Rapper ‘Luzion’

A traffic stop early Saturday morning led to the arrest of a local Bay Area rap artist on suspicion of trafficking a minor for sexual exploitation, San Rafael police said.

04/05/2015

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Santa Rosa Police Arrest 6 In Prostitution Sting In Residential Neighborhood

Police arrested six people at a residence in Santa Rosa on Thursday in connection with a prostitution sting.

03/07/2015

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Oakland Man Accused Of Listing Teen On Sex Website Pleads Not Guilty

An Oakland man who allegedly listed a teen girl for sex on a website and then was arrested when that site turned him in, pled not guilty Wednesday.

02/27/2015

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Sex Ad On Backpage.com Leads Agents To Man Trafficking Teen Runaway In Sunnyvale Motel

Agents were able to arrange for a “date” with the victim and were able to recover her from her hotel room. Her pimp was arrested nearby on foot in possession of $6,510.

02/26/2015

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Alameda County DA Unveils Billboard Campaign Against Child Sex Trafficking

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley launched a public awareness campaign that’s aimed at confronting what she described as an epidemic of human trafficking and the sexual exploitation of children.

01/09/2015

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19-Year-Old Arrested In San Rafael Human Trafficking Case After Young Girl Texts Family Asking For Help

San Rafael police on Tuesday arrested a 19-year-old woman in connection with a human trafficking case.

12/31/2014

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17 Arrested In Oakland Police Sting Targeting Prostitution, Human Trafficking

More than a dozen women and one juvenile were arrested during a police sting in Oakland Wednesday night targeting prostitution and human trafficking, part of an effort to get the women off the street and connected with services to help them escape the lifestyle.

11/13/2014

Charles LaSean Mitchell, also known by his stage name "Mitchy Slick," walked out of jail with a shirt over his face after posting bail on September 4, 2014. (CBS)

SoCal Rap Artist ‘Mitchy Slick’ Jailed In Marin County On Kidnapping, Human Trafficking Charges; Later Released

A rap artist who is believed to be member of a notorious San Diego street gang has surrendered to Marin County sheriff’s officials on charges of kidnapping and human trafficking.

09/04/2014

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