People arrested in Santa Ana on suspicion of prostitution-related crimes will soon get some unwanted publicity, as police prepare to unveil a website naming and shaming those believed to be involved in the sex trade. The individual postings will stay online for 15 days before being removed, according to the department. But the new, police-run Santa Ana website will apparently go further by identifying people arrested prior to a conviction, and by also including suspected pimps and prostitutes. Santa Ana has long been a hub for prostitution-related activity, particularly along the busy Harbor Boulevard corridor. Police say that over the past year they made more than arrests for prostitution-related crimes.
The defendants in these cases approached a woman, whom they believed to be a prostitute, or loitered in areas known for prostitution and human trafficking in Orange County. Each of the defendants below agreed to engage, or loitered with the intent to engage, in commercial sex with a woman and were subsequently arrested by law enforcement. Rosharn Deon Matta , Los Angeles, 40, is charged with one felony count of pimping and one felony count of pandering. If convicted, he faces a maximum sentence of six years in state prison. Santa Ana Pastor Kevin Brown is in some hot water after the popular Buzzfeed website revealed that a TV show he was participating in that had the goal of coaxing sex workers prostitutes out of their lifestyles.
Harbor Blvd. Now Part of Prostitutes’ National Map
This was my absolute worst hotel stay I have ever experienced in my life. I would like to start off by saying we checked in with an employee that talked to us like we were stupid we asked to pay for the room on a different card then the one reserved under he said "what do you nothing, its already been paid" We were there for the Huntington Beach Surf City Marathon on Feb. There were two hookers in the parking lot upon our arrival. One followed us into the lobby and attempted to sell herself to my fiance. Extremly inappropriate.
A total of 20 females were arrested for prostitution related offenses. The detectives focused their efforts on female offenders soliciting themselves, loitering in the area for the purpose of prostitution. In an effort to continue to target the prostitution related activity along the Harbor Blvd. Location: W.