Nearly 40 pimps, johns arrested during HPD vice operation in May

HOUSTON — Local police arrested 39 men accused of compelling or soliciting prostitution during the month of May, the Houston Police Department Vice Division announced Monday.

HPD Vice Division Capt. James Dale stated, “We hope by publishing these suspects’ photos we will raise awareness of the issue that is human trafficking and put the community on notice that we will no longer tolerate these crimes in our neighborhoods.”