Last updated on: 2/4/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Winnipeg Police Service Biography

Position:
Con to the question "Should Prostitution Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

“Prostitution is a Community, Social & Health Problem. The following are some of the common problems created by prostitution:

There is danger to neighbourhood children, due to a higher volume of vehicular traffic, as well as discarded condoms and needles which are found in the areas where prostitution is prevalent

Prostitution can lead to Neighbourhood Decay

The exploitation of children

A high risk of contacting a sexually transmitted disease (STD), including HIV, hepatitis and gonorrhea”

https://winnipeg.ca/police (accessed Feb. 27, 2007)

Description:

Municipal police department

Mission:

None found

Other:
Government