The company opened its first free bananas stand — available to anyone — on their Seattle campus in 2015.
And the neighborhood has been forced to tailor to the tech company’s good deed.
A similar Seattle police operation in 2016 netted 204 would-be johns. Holmes contrasted this most recent sting with prostitution tactics of the past, which focused on arresting women and girls selling sex.
"In the past, like most jurisdictions, Seattle law enforcement efforts were largely focused on prostituted women and girls – the true victims of prostitution,” he said in a statement.
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His office is currently reviewing the arrests for prosecution.
Among those arrested were a juvenile; a convicted child molester and registered sex offender; a formerly registered sex offender; and a man carrying methamphetamine.
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