Long Beach Police Department

Pimp Sentenced to 281 Years to Life for Human Trafficking of Minors

Roberts — a “third-strike” defendant, who had prior convictions for robbery and attempted robbery in the 1990s — was arrested in August 2015 following an investigation by the Los Angeles Police Department’s South Bureau Human Trafficking unit and the Long Beach Police Department.

Three Sentenced for Robbery, Beating in Long Beach

Patrick John Adams (dob 5/10/94) of San Diego was sentenced to 17 years in state prison. On July 31, Adams pleaded no contest to one felony count each of assault with a semiautomatic firearm and dissuading a witness by force or threat. He admitted inflicting great bodily injury and using a pistol in the assault.