Police and Crime Plan and male sex workers

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-05-22
Session date: 
May 22, 2013
Reference: 
2013/1746
Question By: 
Andrew Boff
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Your police and crime plan states that it wants to help 'women' exit prostitution. Why do you not wish to help men exit prostitution as well?

Answer

Answer for Police and Crime Plan and male sex workers

Answer for Police and Crime Plan and male sex workers

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I believe that everyone who wishes to exit prostitution should be offered support to do so. My strategy will start with women who are the overwhelming majority of those who are exploited in prostitution.