OKC Teen sex trafficker gets probation; Slap on the wrist, or a second chance?

OKC Teen sex trafficker gets probation; Slap on the wrist, or a second chance?

(By Brian Bates) An Oklahoma City woman, originally charged with the sex trafficking of two minors, has been sentenced to probation, with the opportunity to have her criminal record expunged. Is this another example of Oklahoma County's hug-a-thug mentality when it comes to human sex trafficking, or is this an example of compassion and second chances in the courtroom?

Sex trafficking couple from Texas given slap on the wrist by DA David Prater

Sex trafficking couple from Texas given slap on the wrist by DA David Prater

Another day and another example of Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater's hug-a-thug approach to combating sex trafficking in our city. A Texas couple who pleaded guilty to the prostitution of a third party are given a slap on the wrist by the prosecution and returned to the streets.

Founder of OKC Animal Home Health Care Service Pleads Guilty to Prostituting Juvenile and theft charges

Founder of OKC Animal Home Health Care Service Pleads Guilty to Prostituting Juvenile and theft charges

An Oklahoma City woman, who ran a  home pet healthcare business, has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to prison for prostituting a juvenile and concealing stolen property. 

Man previously convicted of multiple rapes in Oklahoma is convicted of sex trafficking a juvenile in Texas

Man previously convicted of multiple rapes in Oklahoma is convicted of sex trafficking a juvenile in Texas

A man who previously served prison time in Oklahoma for serial rapes, has been given a life sentence in Texas for the sex trafficking and sexual assault of a juvenile.

Tonya Gum child sex trafficking case comes to an end; 6 of 7 defendants sent to prison

Tonya Gum child sex trafficking case comes to an end; 6 of 7 defendants sent to prison

This week marked the end of the federal prosecution of those involved in a child sex trafficking ring run by an Oklahoma City woman. Six of seven criminal defendants have been sentenced to prison.

Guthrie pimp convicted and given a $45 fine. His prostitute? She is sentenced to 5-years in prison.

Guthrie pimp convicted and given a $45 fine. His prostitute? She is sentenced to 5-years in prison.

A man and a woman from Guthrie, Oklahoma have been convicted of their criminal acts as a pimp and prostitute in Oklahoma County. As is usually the case in Oklahoma County, the pimp is given a hug-a-thug sentence while the prostitute is sent to prison.

OKC man found guilty of human trafficking and sentenced to decades behind bars

OKC man found guilty of human trafficking and sentenced to decades behind bars

Oklahoma City resident and convicted felon Milton Andre Shelton was found guilty of human sex trafficking by an Oklahoma County jury last week and sentenced to 30-years in prison.

Backpage Hooker and her Pimp Avoid Jail After Pleading Guilty to Kidnapping & Robbing 'John'

An Internet hooker and her pimp avoid prison after pleading guilty to kidnapping and robbing a 'John' at knife point.