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The Massapequa home of a couple accused of running a high-end international prostitution ring. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Couple Accused Of Running High-End International Prostitution Ring

Federal agents arrested 44-year-old Vincent Lombardo and his 43-year-old wife Melissa Lombardo at a home they rented in Massapequa last night.

07/18/2013

Anna Gristina and Family (credit: helpanna.org)

So-Called Millionaire Madam Anna Gristina To Get Out Of Jail On Monday

CBS 2 has confirmed that the so-called millionaire madam will get out of jail on Monday. Anna Gristina’s family has come up with $250,000 collateral for her bail.

06/17/2012

Prosecutors say Jaynie Mae Baker is an accomplice to the alleged Upper East Side madam Anna Gristina. (credit: CBS 2)

Jaynie Baker, Accused Accomplice To Alleged NYC Madam, Appears In Court

Prosecutors handed over details in their case on Tuesday, as the woman accused of helping run a high-end prostitution ring appeared in court.

03/27/2012

Anna Gristina, accused of being a madam on Manhattan's Upper East Side, is seen in wedding photos taken 10 years ago during her marriage to Kelvin Gorr. (credit: Facebook/Kelvin Gorr)

Lawyers For Alleged East Side Madam Challenge Underage Prostitute Allegations

“I think the facts will come out that that is not the case and I would not be here today if I thought there was the slightest inclination of that,” said defense attorney Peter Gleason.

03/08/2012

Anna Gristina, accused of being a madam on Manhattan's Upper East Side, is seen in wedding photos taken 10 years ago during her marriage to Kelvin Gorr. (credit: Facebook/Kelvin Gorr)

Spitzer Madam: Accused East Side Madam Had Quite The Reputation In The Business

More is being learned about the accused East Side madam, and how she ran her alleged brothel. A former madam says accused Anna Gristina had a reputation for offering a rotating cast of beautiful young women — from the UK and Europe.

03/07/2012

Defense attorney Peter Gleason (left) and investigator Vincent Parco (right) (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Mom Accused Of Running Upper East Side Prostitution Ring Faces Judge

Prosecutors say 44-year-old Anna Gristina has been working as a high-class madam for more than 15 years, amassing millions of dollars and dozens of high-profile contacts around in the world in the process.

03/06/2012

Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes

Prosecutors: Sheepshead Bay-Based Prostitution Ring Busted

A prostitution ring that was based in Brooklyn but did a brisk business on the internet has been busted, prosecutors said.

07/20/2011