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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PLANS to give vice girls and kerb crawlers a 'free pass' between 8pm and 6am may be considered for West Midlands red light areas.
"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.
STATE of the art new CCTV cameras are being used in Hillelds to try and catch out kerb crawlers.
WELL done to Annie Brown for her great article on the work of the policewomen who tackle kerb crawlers.
"Police crackdowns targeting kerb crawlers just make women less safe.
Police managed to rid the Shiel Road area of Kensington of sex workers and kerb crawlers.
MORE than 400 kerb crawlers have been caught by police swooping in Scotland's red light zones.
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.
It makes sense to target kerb crawlers and traffickers, help women to escape the business, protect children and boost drug treatment programmes.
An undercover policewoman snared 32 kerb crawlers in one street, a court heard.
Cleveland Police chiefs say the secret is a strategy to blitz the kerb crawlers rather than the working girls - cut the demand and the supply will fall too.
And one councillor wants the kerb crawlers named and shamed.
Tayside Chief Inspector David Tonks said they were "actively targeting" kerb crawlers.
Research has shown that 93 per cent of kerb crawlers in Small Heath are local men.