Dutch police arrest three suspected pimps
Young men used Hyves to meet dozens of women before coercing them into prostitution.18 November 2008
AMSTERDAM - Police arrested three men suspected of recruiting dozens of girls over the past few years to work as prostitutes.
The men, between aged between 22 and 27, are suspected of approaching their victims on websites such as Hyves and Partyflock. After meeting the girls, the suspects forced them to work as prostitutes.
The police say the suspects used psychological pressure rather than violence.
[Radio Netherlands / Expatica]