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20-year-old New Hampshire woman arrested at Tewksbury library for offering sex for a fee.

June 13, 2014,

The police received a tip that a woman was soliciting men for sex for a fee at the
Tewksbury library. An undercover detective responded and quickly was engaged by
a woman exchanging notes offering sexual favors for $60. She was arrested for
prostitution and it is learned she had outstanding charges for drug possession.

The city of Boston through Mayor Walsh has recently announced a new tactic for
combating sex trafficking by targeting the John's when it comes to prostitution.
Usually it is the prostitute who is arrested and charged with a crime when it
comes to prostitution. This new tactic will offer more support and services to
prostitutes to help them get off the streets.

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Two men convicted in Taunton district court for threats against a police and probation officer made in a wrap video posted online

December 11, 2010,

Two men were convicted in Taunton district court of threatening law enforcement related to a wrap video they had posted online in which a massachusetts state trooper and probation officer were directly threatened by name. One of the men Jason Foley, 29, was convicted of witness intimidation and threatening to commit a crime. He was sentenced to two years probation and banned from accessing the internet or using a computer.

A Fairhaven man will spend a year in jail fro his role in producing the video. The video has been removed from the internet.

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