JAMAICA:MASSAGE PARLOR CLOSED BY ORGANIZED CRIME INVESTIGATION DIVISION—04/28/07
Members of the Organized Crime Investigation Division (OCID) have closed a massage parlor after months of surveillance for alleged noncompliance with parts of the Human Trafficking Act. The OCID also issued a warrant for the proprietor or proprietors of the shop. Authorities conducted an operation before dawn at the massage parlor in Duhaney Park, St. Andrew. Five women, aged 21 to 27, were taken into custody. Preliminary investigations reveal that the women had answered an advertisement for jobs at the massage parlor.