San Francisco Massage Parlors Face Tougher Restrictions Under New City PolicySan Francisco’s Department of Public Health maintains that about half of the city’s estimated 300 massage parlors are fronts for prostitution and the city is cracking down with tougher regulations that go into effect starting July 1st.
Bay Area Massage Therapists, Day Spas Complain New Bans Are Hurting BusinessMassage therapists and day spa owners say they are being hurt by a 45-day moratorium city lawmakers imposed on the opening, expansion and relocation of bodywork businesses.
Attorney General Harris’ Office Announces 4 Arrested In Emeryville Sex-Trafficking RingFour suspects have been arrested for allegedly operating a sex trafficking ring out of a massage parlor in Emeryville, California Attorney General Kamala Harris announced on Friday.
3 Woman Arrested After Investigation Into 2 Redwood City Massage ParlorsPolice investigations into two Redwood City massage parlors for alleged prostitution ended with the arrest of three women, police said Wednesday.
San Rafael Cracking Down On Massage Parlors Accused Of ProstitutionSex parlors masquerading as massage businesses are apparently a big problem in San Rafael. In fact, the city is spending $250,000 to crack down.
San Mateo Supes Tighten Rules On Massage Parlor Dress CodeSan Mateo County supervisors voted Tuesday to tighten rules related to local massage parlors by getting specific about details including what the businesses should look like from the outside and what a massage therapist can and can’t wear while working.
SF Supervisor Takes Aim At Massage Parlor Sex Activity With New LegislationA San Francisco supervisor introduced legislation Tuesday that would establish new health and safety requirements for massage parlors in the city to prevent sexual and other illicit activity at the businesses.
Man Sought In Robbery, Sex Assault Of Masseuse In Palo AltoA man who hired a female masseuse from an online advertisement is wanted in connection with the robbery and sexual assault of the woman at knifepoint Saturday inside a Palo Alto hotel, police said.
San Francisco's New 'Tata Massage' Parlor Offers $350 Face SlapsA new San Francisco massage parlor promises to improve your completion using the “ancient Thai art of face slapping.”
Police Raid 2 Lafayette Massage Parlors, Arrests MadeSeveral arrests were made during a police raid of two massage parlors in a quiet Lafayette neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.
Five Vet Tips To Keep Your Dog Healthy In San FranciscoA healthy lifestyle is one of the key ingredients to living a longer, happier life. Making health-conscious decisions should always extend to pets. Start with these five basics your vet wants you to know and do for your furry friend.
HealthWatch: Research Reveals Healing Benefits Of MassageHaving a massage after exercise can significantly reduce muscle soreness, and a new study published Thursday in the journal “Science Transitional Medicine” offers a scientific explanation.