KUALA LUMPUR — July 23 2020: City police have arrested 1,863 suspected prostitutes so far this year, of whom about a third were Malaysians. Thirty-eight were under 16 years old.
The raids were conducted at 1,482 premises.
According to police chief Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim, 74 individuals were prosecuted under the Prevention of Crime Act while 99 entertainment centres were issued summonses.
Those with information on vice activities may contact KL Police at its hotline at 03-21159999 or any police station.