Shenzhen Police Arrest Enough Prostitutes to Fill a Basketball Court

Shenzhen Police Arrest Enough Prostitutes to Fill a Basketball Court
May 22, 2014 By eChinacities.com

In the early hours of May 19, Shenzhen police were called to the Longhua area after complaints and tip offs about prostitution in residential areas were called in by the general public.

The police arrested a total of 69 people including ‘admin staff’, customers and sex workers. There were so many people that there wasn’t enough space to hold them at the local police station and they had to commandeer a basketball court to hold the prisoners.

Apparently, since the recent crackdown in nearby Dongguan, there has been a sharp rise in prostitution in neighboring Shenzhen.

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Keywords: Shenzhen Police Crack Down on Prostitution

3 Comments

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Guest2355150
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Is this a joke? They caught exactly 69 prostitutes?

Jun 09, 2014 11:06 Report Abuse

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Guest2781358
comment|62055|309039

I know right?! It caught my eye as well

Jun 27, 2015 08:49 Report Abuse

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Guest2472160
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I lived in longhua for 3 months and never seen one hooker?? where did i go wrong????

May 23, 2014 15:41 Report Abuse