Clearwater Police made 13 arrests during a crackdown on prostitutes and their clients Saturday evening and early Sunday.
The arrests, some of which included counts of drug possession and driving with a suspended license, were made in the East Gateway area.
Residents and business owners in that area often complain about illegal activity, Clearwater Police said.
Those arrested include: Doreen Laffey, 46; Gerges Hanna, 33; Joseph Chic, 25; Dianna M. Nordian, 42;
Felecia M. Haslett, 48; Jenna M. Holmes, 25; Mollie Cloward, 52; Kevin Benton, 41; Christopher Green, 29;
Denver Emmett Cooper, 33; Juan Manuel Torres, 33; Shawna Marie Davis, 25; Edward Everett, 31.