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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
January 1, 2016
County criminal analyst digs up digital dirt on sex traffickers
Someone who wants to pay for sex could drive to dicey areas in the Twin Cities, or pull over at a truck stop on a remote stretch of interstate. But...
January 1, 2016 - 12:18am
December 4, 2015
County seeks prostitution convictions, not just charges
Damon DiMartino, 40, of St. Paul, was charged in Washington County District Court with promoting prostitution of a minor. The victim was 17....
December 4, 2015 - 12:17am
November 7, 2015
Sex trafficking discussion expands in east metro area
MAPLEWOOD — Minnesotans understand little about sex trafficking in their state, experts in the field said Thursday, Oct.
November 7, 2015 - 12:49am
October 10, 2015
Requested: Major crimes prosecutor
Washington County’s top prosecutor wants more money to fight organized crime. County Attorney Pete Orput has requested funding for a major...
October 10, 2015 - 12:51am