Buckhorn Statement on Passage of Ordinance Forfeiting Vehicles involved in Prostitution

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Mayor Bob Buckhorn released the following statement applauding the passage of the forfeiture ordinance:
“Passing this ordinance sends a clear message that the City of Tampa is committed to the safety and improvement of the quality of life in our neighborhoods . At the end of the day, these offenders will have to go home, without their vehicles, and face their families and the consequences of breaking the law. This is one of the best tools we have to help combat prostitution and that's why cities across the country have adopted similar measures."