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Prostitution: Red Light? Green Light?

John Waite investigates the varying approaches to street prostitution across the UK, from open tolerance in some areas to zero tolerance in others.

John Waite investigates the varying approaches to street prostitution across the UK - from open tolerance in some areas to zero tolerance in others. Eight years ago five women were murdered in Ipswich while working as prostitutes. It was a wake-up call for how the sex industry is policed across the country. But with critics now saying that policing tactics contributed to yet another murder of a prostitute in London recently - what has really changed?
Producer: Paul Waters
Research: Craig Lewis
Editor: Gavin Poncia.

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