This is how we broke the record for the largest number of arrests made by the NYPD on prostitution charges in New York City

Police arrested 5,935 prostitutes during a five-day period in New Jersey, a state that is the epicenter of the sex industry in the United States. 

Police arrested 5.6 million women during the same period, according to a recent report from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.

And while the NYPD made headlines in January for its aggressive anti-prostitution campaign in Manhattan, a much larger, more aggressive effort has been underway in the Bronx.

The city has been home to the largest busts of prostitution in New England since the mid-2000s, with more than 6,000 arrests made since January.

The NYPD estimates that about 60 percent of the arrests in the boroughs have involved prostitution, and nearly half of the victims are women.

The city has also been home the largest numbers of sex workers.

About 7,000 people were arrested in Manhattan alone in 2015, up from 6,100 arrests in 2016.

The report also showed that the NYPD has arrested more women for sex work than any other major police department in the country, with the NYPD reporting a rate of 4,000 to 5,000 per week. 

The report said that the arrests were made in Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island, the Bronx, Queens and the Bronx boroughs of Manhattan. 

“It’s a very aggressive policing strategy that seems to be working,” said Jessica Geller, a former NYPD officer and the author of the new report.

“There are a lot of pimps, a lot more johns and a lot less streetwalkers.

The problem is that it’s not working.”

The New York Police Department does not have a formal prostitution enforcement unit, and officers often refer to the prostitutes as “asset girls,” a term that has become a shorthand for prostitution.

Geller said that many officers who work the streets say that it is not uncommon for them to encounter prostitutes, and that many of them are unaware of their legal status.

“They have no idea what’s going on,” she said.

“It is an issue that is still being addressed, and we are committed to working to eradicate it,” said Geller.

“In the Bronx and New York, there are literally thousands of streetwalkings,” she added.

“We have been trying to identify the streetwalk, and if they are willing to come into the street and work for us, then we’ll work with them.”

The NYPD is not alone in its efforts to crack down on the sex trade.

The FBI reported that the number of prostitution arrests jumped nearly 50 percent from last year, to 1,731 in 2017.

The bureau estimates that there are about 5,200 sex trafficking victims in the U.S. alone.

 The NYPD has a program in place that provides support and services to sex workers and their clients.

Gellar said the agency has been working with local sex workers, who are also working with law enforcement to identify pimps.

She said she hopes the arrests will encourage people to think twice about being in prostitution.

“I think people are starting to see the difference, and they want to take action,” she told NBC News.

“It’s really important that people realize that this is a profession that is illegal, and there is no way out.”

Geller has not seen any evidence that prostitution is getting any better in New Yorkers, and she said that there is an “urgent need” for a change.

“The number of women being trafficked is skyrocketing, and this needs to be stopped,” she continued.

“If there is a real plan, there’s no reason to continue to do this.”

Geller is also calling for the NYPD to stop focusing so much on streetwalking and prostitution, instead focusing on other types of crimes.

“We need to work on more of these other crimes, like robbery, sex trafficking, assault and property crime, because it’s killing us,” she explained.

“And then you have the police, and you have that other layer of crime that we need to focus on.

That’s a huge problem.”

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