Tracking the Sex Trade
Massage parlors that offer more than backrubs. Trysts arranged online instead of on the street. Cops say it’s all part of the sex-for-sale scene on Long Island. News 12 Long Island's Erin Colton rides undercover with the Nassau County PD Vice Squad to see how it's dealing with the world’s oldest profession.
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When it comes to busting a prostitution ring, communication, timing and tactics are what it’s all about.
Websites like craigslist.com and backpage.com have made it easier then ever for people to shop for sex--and given cops a new way to find their targets.
She was a prostitute for years. Now—in an exclusive interview with News 12’s Erin Colton---she opens up on what led her into the dark world of sex for sale.