An undercover operation dubbed "Operation Frontpage" was conducted by the Coventry and West Greenwich Police Department at a local hotel over the weekend. The Operation resulted in the arrests of seven men on charges of the procurement of sexual conduct for a fee. The Operation was designed to undercover the underworld of sex trafficking in suburban communities. A number of different communities have conducted similar operation this year, including operations by the Providence Police that have resulted in 42 arrests this year.
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CHARGES FOR PROCUREMENT OF SEXUAL CONDUCT FOR A FEE IN RI
Recently, there have been an increasing number of arrests for charges of procuring sexual conduct for a fee in Rhode Island.
These charges are extremely serious and can result in a potential prison sentence as well aa the stigma associated with sex crimes.
If convicted, charges for procuring sexual conduct for a fee can carry a state prison sentence of up to 1 year and up to a $1,000 fine.
If you are arrested on Rhode Island procurement of sexual conduct for a fee charges, you need the assistance of an experienced Rhode Island criminal defense attorney. Contact Attorney Matthew Marin at 401-228-8271 for aggressive and skilled criminal defense representation.