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August 25, 2017
Blaine man admits to role in international sex trafficking operation
A Blaine man accused of assisting a multistate sex trafficking ring out of suburban homes in the Twin Cities metro pleaded guilty to two felony...
August 25, 2017 - 1:46pm
August 22, 2017
Woodbury man gets two years of probation in minor sex sting
A Woodbury man will serve two years in prison and three months community service after agreeing to pay for sex with a person he believed to be...
August 22, 2017 - 8:45am
August 2, 2017
New report surveys sex-buying habits in Minnesota. Level of demand shocks law enforcement.
MINNEAPOLIS — Researchers have completed a unique study of sex trafficking in Minnesota that could set the stage to develop the country’s...
August 2, 2017 - 11:14am
July 14, 2017
Man sentenced to 8 years for sex trafficking in Washington County
A Brooklyn Park man will serve eight years in prison for his role in trafficking two women for commercial sex at a Woodbury hotel. A Washington...
July 14, 2017 - 12:31pm
July 7, 2017
Jones pleads guilty to Woodbury sex trafficking charges
One of two men accused of running a sex trafficking operation in Woodbury pleaded guilty to a felony charge of aiding and abetting in the sex...
July 7, 2017 - 8:00am
July 6, 2017
Carlisle sentenced for trafficking minors
A St. Paul man accused of trafficking two female minors for commercial sex in Washington County was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday,...
July 6, 2017 - 2:56pm
July 3, 2017
Woodbury arrest leads to sex trafficking charges of Mahtomedi man
A Mahtomedi man faces felony sex trafficking and prostitution-related charges after a Woodbury police investigation found more than a dozen commercial...
July 3, 2017 - 1:22pm
June 30, 2017
Sex trafficking problem inspires Prescott author to finish 'Raven Avenging'
Should a citizen ever take the law into their own hands? Gunnar "Raven" Ravendal grapples with the question after his niece is murdered by sex...
June 30, 2017 - 9:38am
June 23, 2017
Accused sex trafficker faces additional charges in Hennepin County
A man accused of running a nationwide sex trafficking operation out of the Twin Cities area faces four additional charges in Hennepin County...
June 23, 2017 - 1:52pm
March 30, 2017
Prosecutors: Sex trafficking ring spanned 29 states, reached Cottage Grove and other Twin Cities suburbs
A Cottage Grove townhouse less than a half-mile from an elementary school served as a brothel where women were forced to make a minimum $800...
March 30, 2017 - 11:36am
March 8, 2017
Wisconsin Veterinarian sentenced 4 years for labor, sex trafficking
In Minnesota's first-ever labor trafficking conviction, a Balwin, Wis. veterinarian was sentenced to more than four years Wednesday for trafficking...
March 8, 2017 - 2:26pm
March 6, 2017
Police report: Officer dispatches injured rabbit, underage girls admit drinking, close call with friend from Backpage.com
Note: This is a sample of recent incidents involving the Woodbury police. All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
March 6, 2017 - 2:12pm
February 15, 2017
Major crimes unit grows
Washington County Three new employees will help the Washington County Attorney's Office fight sex trafficking. Jerry Wallerich, Pam Hughes and...
February 15, 2017 - 9:50am
February 13, 2017
Video of girl in underwear leads to alleged pimp
A video of an underage girl dancing in her underwear led to an alleged pimp from Washington County. Woodbury Public Safety, Washington County...
February 13, 2017 - 5:37am
February 7, 2017
Pimp allegedly tries to sell sex at Cottage Grove Walgreen's
What turned out to be some of the parting messages on the escort section of Backpage.com turned into pimping charges against a man who peddled sex in Washington County. On Jan. 9, Washington County Sheriff's Office found among the website's last escort advertisements, a now-defunct...
February 7, 2017 - 8:49pm