A website called rubmaps. WPTV found Jupiter Police Department detectives used the site to help build a case against Hua Zhang, a woman arrested in connection to a sex-trafficking sting spanning numerous counties. Contact 5 checked out the site. You have to be at least 18 years old to enter, but anyone can click a button and gain access. It is unclear if any of the places listed actually gave customers sex on top of massages, but they are posted there with reviews.
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Authorities have put massage parlors in their sights now that prosecutors have arrested five people from five New Jersey establishments — one of which was raided — within recent weeks. In one case, the managers of four massage parlors in one New Jersey community were arrested and charged with offering clients sexual acts for cash in a school zone, according to authorities. And in another case, police received numerous complaints from residents that prostitution was going on at the establishment. Police then raided the massage parlor, and arrested two people.
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Shixun Lan, 52, appeared in Washington County District Court last week on three felony charges — sex trafficking, promoting prostitution and running a business to conceal criminal proceeds. At the court hearing, Judge John C. Hoffman requested an interpreter for Lan, who is being represented by a public defender. Morning Report: Get the best stories from St.
Brothels posing as massage parlors and Asian spas have been part of the American landscape for decades, hidden in plain sight. But the Florida prostitution sting that ensnared New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft last week is a reminder of the human trafficking and abuse taking place behind the darkened windows of many of these storefronts — and how challenging they are to address. The case also highlights how police and prosecutors are increasingly using a broad range of approaches, including deeper investigations into wider criminal networks, crackdowns on online sites where johns trade detailed sex reviews and enforcement of stricter civil codes on the massage industry, anti-trafficking activists said.