Stories tagged: sting
Wed., July 5, 2017, 2:53 p.m.
139 men arrested in Seattle prostitution sting
Authorities say Seattle police arrested 139 men in a weeklong prostitution sting.
Thu., June 29, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
Allergists wrestle with anti-venom shortage
As summer begins, signaling peak time for insect stings, allergists across the U.S. are warning of a shortage of a little-known but crucial product — honeybee, hornet and wasp venom …
Mon., April 24, 2017, 3:37 p.m.
Pierce County charges 12 men in online child sex sting operation
Authorities have arrested and charged 12 men in connection with an online child sex sting operation south of Seattle.
Sun., April 23, 2017, 4:15 p.m.
Seven men cited in Flathead County prostitution sting
Seven men received misdemeanor citations for responding to a fake online advertisement for prostitutes in northwestern Montana.
Tue., July 5, 2016, 1:26 p.m.
Ex-National Guard member charged with plotting to help IS
A former National Guard soldier has been charged with plotting to help the Islamic State group and contemplating a Fort Hood-style attack against the U.S. military.
Wed., July 29, 2009
Authorities target Web prostitution
Detectives didn’t doubt the prostitute’s story. They found her bloody and crying in an upscale home overlooking Hayden Lake, claiming she’d likely killed a man who’d attacked her. The man, …
Mon., June 9, 1997
Boston Casting Call Nabs Some Bad Actors
Lights! Camera! You’re under arrest! Police used a phony movie to make some real arrests on Sunday. They sent letters to 3,800 people wanted on charges ranging from shoplifting to …