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All Sides with Ann Fisher

Strategies for Fighting Prostitution


Through nationwide partnerships, the FBI recently recovered 105 children around the US who had been forced into prostitution. Likewise looking to crack down on prostitution, the Columbus police announced a new focus: the customers. This hour we'll learn how targeting "johns" can help clean up the city, and how a specialized court transforms former offenders.


  • Lieutenant Mark Lang, Columbus Division of Police
  • Michael Shively, researcher at ABT Associates
  • Martin Monto, sociology professor at University of Portland
  • Judge Paul Herbert, Franklin County Municipal Court