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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
January 16, 2017
Washington County officials: Sex site shutdown sends traffickers elsewhere
Washington County Once declared "the world's top online brothel," the online ad site Backpage on Jan. 10 shut down its adult classified advertising...
January 16, 2017 - 10:21am
January 13, 2017
Charges: Two Hudson, Wis., men get caught selling sex
Two Hudson, Wis., men are facing felony charges in Minnesota in connection with the sex trafficking of a homeless woman. Dustin Jeffery Arthur...
January 13, 2017 - 2:10pm
December 20, 2016
2 men charged in Woodbury prostitution bust
Two men are charged with promoting prostitution at a Woodbury hotel. Tyree Jones, 23, of Brooklyn Park and Deno Williams, 32, of Minneapolis...
December 20, 2016 - 2:30pm
November 30, 2016
Sex trafficking division expands
Washington County A grant from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety will expand the ability of Washington County law enforcement to fight...
November 30, 2016 - 12:13pm
October 31, 2016
Forest Lake pimp sentenced to 20 years
A Forest Lake man was sentenced to 20 years in state prison for first-degree sex trafficking. Damon Michael DiMartino, 41, of St. Paul pleaded...
October 31, 2016 - 11:37am
October 19, 2016
Veterinarian pleads guilty to role in sex trafficking operation
A Wisconsin veterinarian has pleaded guilty to sex trafficking charges involving paying a New York madame a cut from East Coast prostitutes whom...
October 19, 2016 - 8:11am
October 12, 2016
Sex trafficking surprises prosecutors, parents
Cottage Grove Imran Ali turned over a few rocks Sept. 29 at Cottage Grove City Hall. However vile and disturbing the things that squirmed beneath,...
October 12, 2016 - 8:48am
Baldwin veterinarian brings prostitutes to Woodbury
A Chinese woman living in Atlanta was offered a high-paying, out-of-town job in a massage parlor. “When she got here it was a completely different...
September 12, 2016 - 4:38pm
May 7, 2016
15,742 online sex ads in three months
Is sex trafficking really happening in our communities? The major crimes unit of the Washington County Attorney's Office will say, "Yes," and...
May 7, 2016 - 12:00pm
March 24, 2016
State grant bolsters fight against sex trafficking
Washington County has made an investment in the effort to stop sex trafficking. In turn, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety is making...
March 24, 2016 - 12:37am