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curb-crawler

A person who drives around looking to solicit prostitutes. Primarily heard in US. Don't go into that neighborhood after dark—it's known for prostitutes and curb-crawlers.
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ey can be pointed wherever police want and if necessary they can be moved wholesale - meaning if sex workers and kerb crawlers start frequenting a dierent street the cameras can eectively follow them.
Our strategy has been quite consistent and clear in that we focus on the kerb crawlers.
A Birmingham MP who has fought campaigns against kerb crawlers in her constituency has told how she was mistaken for a prostitute near her Westminster home.
We carry out regular operations to catch kerb crawlers - the majority of which we have found to be aged in their mid-20s to 30s.
Let's hope it discourages the kerb crawlers from returning to use women as paid commodities for their pleasure alone.
But Sarah Walker from the support network English Prostitutes' Collective welcomed the figures, saying that targeting kerb crawlers actually made women less safe, and called for the wholesale decriminalisation of prostitution.
Police managed to rid the Shiel Road area of Kensington of sex workers and kerb crawlers.
KERB crawlers have been arrested at a well-known city cruising spot in a crackdown on street prostitution.
MORE than 400 kerb crawlers have been caught by police swooping in Scotland's red light zones.
Police are cracking down on kerb crawlers in a Birmingham suburb in a bid to rid the area of prostitution.
Councillor Flo Clucas, who was a driving force on Liverpool's bid for a tolerance zone which has yet to come to fruition, welcomed the fact that police are targeting kerb crawlers rather than girls.
Like the prostitutes, kerb crawlers blight the communities they haunt, bringing fear, anger and violence to the innocent women of all ages forced to endure their unwanted attentions.
Locals in the Mountpelier and Arbour Hill area of dublin have spent 18 months trying to drive away prostitutes and kerb crawlers.
But I wonder how many extra kerb crawlers might have stopped if my old pal Annie Brown hadn't been hanging around with the undercover cops.
An undercover policewoman snared 32 kerb crawlers in one street, a court heard.