Casper is a city in central Wyoming with a population of about 55, Prostitution has been identified by police as a persistent presence in the city, and has led to tips and complaints from residents. Sex trafficking in the city has also been documented.
Most recently, a year-old trafficking victim was recovered in June during a Casper Police Department sting operation. In a article it was reported that online predation targeting minors was increasing rapidly in Casper and throughout the state, in part due to great increases in use of the Internet due to COVID restrictions in The CPD occasionally targets sex buyers during sting operations.
Officers have staged at least three web-based reverse stings by placing a decoy advertisement to a website known for prostitution, and arresting the men who respond offers of money for sex. As with arrested pimps and prostituted women, sex buyers arrested in Casper may have their names, mugshots, and other identifying information released to the media.
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