Gatting a fresh start off the street

A small community organization is working with police to get prostitutes off the streets.

APTN National News
A small community organization is working with police to get prostitutes off the streets.

Their “snug” program entices sex trade workers into decoy police cars.

Then, instead of finding themselves in a jail cell, the women and girls find something else, a fresh chance.

APTN National News reporter Noemi LoPinto has the story.

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