Law Enforcement In Iowa Recognizes Craigslist Is A Tool, Not A Problem

from the good-for-them dept

While officials in neighboring Illinois are suing Craigslist for prostitution, it appears that law enforcement officials in Iowa know better. Brent writes in to note that police in Iowa have been using Craigslist as a tool to help crack down on prostitution. Of course, that doesn't make for headlines nearly as big as just blaming Craigslist...
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Filed Under: iowa, prostitution
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    Jeremy, 1 May 2009 @ 10:38am

    Re: Whores and Craigslist


    Thats the whole reason why blaming Craigslist is stupid. If the took out the erotic services section (like some politicians think they should), then the prostitutes would move to "casual encounters" or just move to another site thats harder for the police to find.
    CL is not and should not be the only thing police use to crack down on prostitution. It should be one of many tools they use.

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