Chicago officials will be posting the pictures of men charged with soliciting prostitution on a new website. They hope by putting posters up in prostitution hot spots people will think twice before paying for sex.
Could a website with the faces of johns caught paying for sex work in Rockford? The issue has been brought up before but was shot down because of liability reasons.
With the plan going into affect just down the road in Chicago alderman Jeff Holt thinks it could be one piece of a larger puzzle solving, the prostitution problem here at home
Locals are unsure of whether or not public embarrassment will work. Despite their doubts many say police aren’t doing enough and they will take any help they can get.
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