By the year's end three more suspects were sentenced to imprisonment for encouraging and profiting from prostitution.
One estimate puts the number of street sex workers in Zurich at 5000.
Pimping is illegal and can incur a prison sentence of between 6 months and 5 years, and between 1 and 10 years for pimping minors.Retrieved 22 February 2018.Additional restrictions are specified in 214 to 217.Retrieved 2 November 2015."Italy preparing to punish prostitutes and their clients"."Sex trade's reliance on forced labour".130 Serbia edit Prostitution in Serbia is illegal, and can incur a prison sentence of up to 30 days, and up to 60 days for minors.Retrieved b "Armenia 2009 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices".72 Soliciting and advertising "sexual services" is also illegal under the Norwegian Criminal Code ( Straffeloven ) section 378 and section 202(3).Due to the close proximity of the Turkey border, and no vista requirements for Turks, many men from Turkey come to the area to find prostitutes.Retrieved 2 February 2018.
135 Spain edit Main article: Prostitution in Spain Prostitution itself is legal in Spain, but pimping is not.
12 Keeping a brothel is a criminal offence and punishable by up to 6 years imprisonment.
1 In parts of Central and Eastern Europe, the anti- prostitution laws target the prostitutes, because in these countries, prostitution is condemned from a moral or conservative viewpoint.
Electronic Irish Statute Book (eISB).90 Southern Europe edit Albania edit Main article: Prostitution in Albania Prostitution in Albania is illegal but widespread.56 57 Faroe Islands edit Under Danish Jurisdiction, the legal status of prostitution remains lawful.Mielnikiewicz, Justyna; Rimple, Paul.Retrieved 1 February 2018.140 141 Turkey is listed by the unodc as a top destination for victims of human trafficking."Big Sister Watches Buyers of Prostitution in Iceland"."Sweden Treating Prostitution as Violence Against Women".Solicitation is an administrative offence ( contravenie ) punishable by a fine of 5001500 lei (approximately 110330 euros as of 2016).Depending on the country, various prostitution related activities may be prohibited (where a specific law female escort hindi meaning forbids such activity decriminalized (where there is no specific law either forbidding or allowing and regulating the activity or regulated (where a specific law explicitly allows and regulates the activity.