Impact of Intervention
Number of charges filed in King County for attempting to buy sex with a minor in 2015
(increased from 0 in 2009)
Number of minors prosecuted for prostitution in 2015
(decreased from 53 in 2009)
Number of charges of Patronizing in 2015
(increased from 28 in 2010)
Number of charges of prostitution in 2015
(decreased from 181 in 2010)
Stopping Sexual Exploitation
Number of buyers who have gone through the SSE program
Number of hotels trained by BEST to implement best practices that prevent the sexual exploitation of children and women in hotels and motels.
Number of hotel employees that have received the BEST hotel training.