"We can't get rid of prostitution, so have to learn how to control it," Police spokesman Reto Casanova said in an interview with CNN's Time NewsFeed
These parking spaces come after a noticeable increase in prostitution in Zurich. The residents of the city, especially those whose homes overlook the "red light" district have said enough is enough. Some have commented on how day or night, the public is subjected to the acts that take place in parked cars around the city.
Essen and Cologne, Germany had already come up with these "sex boxes" to help clean up their streets. Switzerland jumped on board and is looking forward to the added comfort of knowing that children can play outside and cover their eyes to walk past parked vehicles.