Pimping and pandering are very serious charges that often times results in mandatory state prison sentences. The difference between having a misdemeanor (assisting a prostitute) charge and a felony pimping charge can mean the difference between Cal Trans/Community Service or years in state prison. Officers often times mistake Johns for pimps. Officers also have an unspoken quota of prostitution arrests to make during their shift. An officer who routinely ends the vice assignment shift with no arrests is not likely to get promoted. Therefore, many vice officers may tend to be ‘overly zealous’ in arresting suspected pimps. Call me today!
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