Thibodaux is a city of approximately 14,000 residents, located in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana, about 15 miles northwest of Houma. In March 2013, undercover women officers from the Thibodaux Police Department conducted a street-level reverse sting that resulted in the arrest of two johns. The arrestees’ names, ages, and hometowns were released to the media.
- Reverse Stings, Shaming:
- Background on Prostitution in the Area:
- “Prostitution Sting Nets Eight Arrests”, Baton Rouge Advocate, May 3 1997.
- “Three Arrested in Prostitution Case”, Baton Rouge Advocate, November 20 1997.
- “B-Drinking, Prostitution Arrests Made”, Baton Rouge Advocate, October 24 1998.
- “Four Thibodaux Women Held on Drug, Prostitution Charges”, Baton Rouge Advocate, October 5 2000.