DAVID OLSON BLOG


Category: Solicitation


DEC. 28 2016
Over 100 Arrested in Florida Prostitution Sting
Over 100 Arrested in Florida Prostitution Sting

Last week, we wrote a blog post about Florida’s intention to crack down on sex trafficking. Sex traffickers bring individuals over state or national borders using coercion, fraud, or force, and make the victims engage in sex work against their will.

 

Florida – particularly Miami and the Pensacola areas – are known as hot spots for sex trafficking and prostitution. So it didn’t take long for law enforcement to make a huge prostitution bust. How big? “Operation Not So Silent Night” resulted in the arrest of over 100 individuals.

 

Husbands, Fathers, Former Officers Arrested in Operation …

MAY  11 2016
Even Cops Aren’t Above the Law Where Prostitution Is Concerned
Even Cops Aren’t Above the Law Where Prostitution Is Concerned

Police officers are held to high legal, moral, and ethical standards. They are supposed to protect citizens, enforce the law, and be role models in the eyes of the community.

 

Until they break the law themselves.

 

Vintyre Finney, an eight-year veteran of the Boynton Beach police department, was fired after he got tangled up in an undercover prostitution sting. Authorities claim Finney approached a woman he thought was a prostitute and offered her $20 for oral sex.

 

The woman, who wasn’t a prostitute, turned out to be an undercover deputy with the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s …