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Case Solved: 16-Year Old San Mateo Girl Found In LA

This Summer An Underage Girl Went Missing in San Mateo County. We Found Her. She was in high school when a man lured her away. He told her she was pretty, he loved her, he would buy her nice things….. Girls who go missing are, more often than not, kidnapped for commercial sexual exploitation. Special […]

Case Solved: Man Arrested In San Bruno For Selling Sex

He Made Money Selling Young Women For Sex. We Hope He Comes Up With A Better Business Plan In Jail. Special Operations works very closely with The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office on sex trafficking. So, when a tip came in that a man was selling young women for sex out of a house in […]

2 Clearlake men arrested on suspicion of human trafficking for prostitution

Lake County authorities have arrested two Clearlake men suspected of human trafficking linked to prostitution, a bust that culminates a six-month investigation, District Attorney Don Anderson announced Friday. Timothy Lee Williams, 52, was arrested Thursday as he sat in a car outside a motel where the District Attorney’s investigators set up a sting operation involving […]

Silicon Valley Man Busted With Child Porn Thanks To Wife: Police

MENLO PARK, CA — A Menlo Park man is jailed on $200,000 bail Tuesday after being arrested on suspicion of child pornography. The man, whose LinkedIn profile indicates he’s a “product development executive” in the automotive sector based in the Bay Area, was arrested after an investigation was first prompted by his wife’s suspicions, the […]

Peninsula Man Accused Of Molesting Girl, 6, At Jamaica Resort

FOSTER CITY, CA — A Foster City man has been indicted by a federal grand jury on a charge of molesting a six-year-old child in a hotel resort pool in Jamaica, the U.S. Department of Justice said. Douglas Peacock, 43, has been charged with one count of engaging in illicit sexual conduct in foreign places, […]

Richmond man convicted of kidnapping, human trafficking, child rape

MARTINEZ — It took jurors less than a full day of deliberating to find Louis Ray Coleman guilty on all charges in a 25-count human trafficking, rape, and kidnapping case. Coleman, 42, now faces a life sentence. He was convicted of separately kidnapping two people — a woman and a 12-year-old girl — then taking them to […]

Santa Cruz, Monterey counties still hubs for human trafficking

SANTA CRUZ – Truck stops, roadside motels and rural highways. The ordinary spaces remind Deborah Pembrook of her childhood as a sex slave. Those places, and other upscale sites, are hubs for California’s thriving human-trafficking industry today, Pembrook said during a presentation Saturday at Santa Cruz Police Department. She showed map of the U.S. with […]

Bay Area pimps arrested in underage human-trafficking sting

Authorities recovered two victims, including a 17-year-old, during Operation Cross Country XI SAN FRANCISCO — An annual effort to recover victims of child prostitution and draw attention to the problem of sex trafficking culminated in the arrests of four pimps and the rescue of two victims in the Bay Area, the Federal Bureau of Investigation […]