Ravenna is a city in Portage County, Ohio with a population of approximately 11,000. At least one reverse sting has been conducted in the city. In 2006, the Ravenna Police Department and the Portage County Drug Task Force responded to community complaints about prostitution by conducting a reverse sting that resulted in the arrest of four johns. The names, ages, and street addresses of the arrestees were released to the media.
- Ravenna Police Department
- Portage County Drug Task Force
- Record-Courier, September 16, 2006. 4 men arrested in prostitution sting: Ravenna resident complaints spurred operaiton by undercover agents.