curb-crawler

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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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KERB crawlers have been hit with fines totalling more than PS1,000 each as part of an on-going West Midlands Police crackdown on prostitution in Birmingham.
KERB crawlers have been hit with hefty fines totalling more than PS1,000 each as part of an on-going West Midlands Police crackdown on prostitution in Birmingham.
They raided eight brothels and gave Asbos to more than 50 kerb crawlers.
Ryan Groves CCTV cameras installed to catch kerb crawlers in Hillfields Why did they not put them up many years ago?
WELL done to Annie Brown for her great article on the work of the policewomen who tackle kerb crawlers.
Thankfully that is no longer the case and work continues to bring kerb crawlers to book and reduce the area's number of prostitutes.
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.
STATE of the art new CCTV cameras are being used in Hillelds to try and catch out kerb crawlers.