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October 1915: Prostitution crackdown leads to arrests (Santa Monica history)

Editor’s note: This monthly feature uncovers Santa Monica’s history by compiling notable city happenings from a century ago. The stories are found in old newspaper archives. Five people were arrested and a rooming house was targeted for closure as local authorities cracked down on prostitution 100 years ago this month. Santa Monica police Chief Ellis […]

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