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3 women charged during human trafficking raid at Spring Grove spa

Three women were charged and multiple workers were rescued during a human trafficking sting conducted by local and federal authorities at a Spring Grove spa. McHenry County State’s Attorney Patrick Kenneally announced that the county’s Human Trafficking Task Force along with the Department of Homeland Security and Federal Bureau of Investigations executed an operation on […]

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7 men arrested for soliciting sex in Waukegan prostitution sting

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office arrested seven men during a prostitution sting on Monday in Waukegan. Authorities said that the Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force teamed up with federal and local law enforcement agencies during a nationwide operation which “specifically targeted customers of prostitutes known as Johns.” Police used a classified advertising website, which […]

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Two men charged with promoting prostitution near Zion

The Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force and Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office Special Victims investigators arrested two men for promoting prostitution on Tuesday in Newport Township. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office said that Gilberto Garcia, 22, of the 600 block of East Galena Boulevard in Aurora, and Jhonatan Diaz, 21, of the 38000 block […]