When we think of prostitution, we usually see it as a big city problem, but internet websites like back. The fact is prostitution is now a part of life in the Magic Valley, along with the crime that comes with it. They general go from community to community and they advertise their services on Back and several other sites that are general more low key," said Josh Palmer with the city of Twin Falls.
So what are the dangers associated with prostitution? Recently the website back. Meanwhile, it remains up and running and continues to funnel crime into Southern Idaho.
Often we notice the pimps are coming from places like Portland Oregon, Sacramento or southern California are affiliated with gangs. Particularly we have seen a lot of affiliation with the crips out of those larger cities.
They are running these services with narcotics and other illegal activity and it puts these young girls in a very dangerous situation," said Palmer. One benefit of the services being posted online, police are paying attention too.
We will try and get the young woman off the street and out of the prostitution rings and get them back home. And we try and find those people running it.
Twin Falls P. As for the people responding to the adds Palmer said, "If it's a John or someone out there soliciting these services, we'll find you too. Meet the Team. Submit Photos and Videos.
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