of human trafficking and police just let them all go and nothing happened, she said. Their rationale in this case was because they were online writing about it, they were actually promoting prostitution. They werent charged with solicitation or hiring a prostitute, they were charged with promoting prostitution, and thats something thats a felony and its something that was usually used to go after say, pimps, or people who use force and control to keep people in prostitution. The girls told police the men had sexual contact with them and recorded it using their cell phones. He told Dori that, while it wasnt unfair but not particularly accurate or accurately reflects the situation that was going. Robert Beiser is with Seattle Against Slavery, an anti-trafficking organization that focuses on local victims and survivors of sex and labor trafficking. Kiro Radios Dori Monson that one odd part of this case is that the individuals were, in essence, charged with felonies for talking about prostitution on message boards. And while police say theyve taken some offenders off the streets, Beiser says there is help for those who need. There are services and support thats available, Beiser said. There was no mechanism to keep Gary Ridgway or Ted Bundy from signing on being a customer, he said. Two men were arrested Wednesday after police say two girls reported a sexual assault late last month.
They also seized three websites, including The Review Board, a web forum where Seattle sex workers and clients communicated. Beiser said hes been following the latest developments and applauds law enforcement for cracking down on those people trying to buy sex. When they say that they rescued these women, they came and talked to them and sent them on their way. The violence is real, Beiser said. We work with survivors who tell us stories that youd never want to hear. 6 sex-sting where the kcso, working with the FBI and the Bellevue Police Department, raided 12 upscale apartments in Bellevue.
Dori noted that sex dating in Napier many of the web forums seemed to be like a Yelp for prostitution and that Nolan Browns reporting made it sound like the Johns were respectful and somewhat self-policing. On July 20, police say the two girls used Snapchat to arrange to meet with the men. The men took the girls to the Pride and Joy Car Wash in Bellevue, where they parked the car, police say. Patch is currently unavailable in most European locations. Nolan-Browns piece on the Bellevue prostitution sting breaks the situation down on multiple levels including exploring how the governments war on prostitution brands innocent men as sexual predators and looks at how the policies wind up threatening the women theyre supposed to save. Some of these people will also face extra charges because they are repeat offenders. The narrative about the Bellevue prostitution sting from the King County Sheriffs and Prosecutors offices were that 12 female victims from South Korea had been rescued, 12 brothels closed, and a major human-trafficking ring shut down, according to the article. (FOX42kptm two men accused of sexual assault faced a judge in Sarpy County Friday morning. So this is not the idyllic view that the Reason article wants us to believe.