Etiqueta 'Prostitution'

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Spain to draw up laws to abolish prostitution

The move is part of a progressive drive by the Socialist Party of Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez to extend women's rights

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter08/06/2022 10:49

Palma town hall (Mallorca) report into prostitution

Palma town hall (Mallorca) report into prostitution

Friday's presentation of the report - Sonia Vivas (left) with Lourdes de la Cruz.

Ajuntament de Palma 17/09/2021

The prostitutes were watched over so they couldn't escape


Women forced into prostitution were under guard

There was apparently a turnover every two months, and new women would be introduced.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter05/09/2019 11:52

Police have staged operations against prostitution and found links to human trafficking.


Palma arrest for the trafficking of Nigerian women

The human trafficking of women from Nigeria is a problem that the Spanish authorities are all too well aware of.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter12/05/2018 00:00

Police in Majorca and Asturias as well as charities coordinated efforts.


Couple arrested for extortion and forcing a young woman into prostitution

The case, staggeringly enough, started in 2009, when the young woman concerned became friendly with another woman in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter26/09/2017 00:00

Extra police were being brought in to cope with the passport control queues.


Drunks and passport delays: the week in Majorca

Measures were being adopted to get a grip with the passport control queues; Palma's mayor was vowing to get rid of drunken tourism; Calvia was dealing with Magalluf prostitutes; and a key piece of Balearic legislation was a fiasco.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter23/07/2017 00:00

Police undertook an operation against various establishments on Monday.


Calvia to order the closure of Magalluf bars involved in prostitution

The town hall wants to convey a clear message of zero tolerance of "tourism of excesses" that damages Magalluf.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/07/2017 00:00

One of the men arrested by the National Police last week.


Bulgarian begging victims were being lined up as rent boys

The preparation of the victims, it would seem, involved their having been injected with anabolic steroids.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter16/01/2017 00:00

Some of the street prostitution involves women who have been victims of human trafficking.


Street prostitution in Palma on the decrease

The number of people attended to by the Palma network decreased from 2,020 in 2014 to 1,748 last year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/09/2016 00:00