She described the officers involved as "fools" and said the situation could have been avoided if the man she spent the night with had just paid her. Associated Press in Washington. Prostitution is legal in Colombia. Londono said she was insulted and tried for several hours to get paid, eventually asking Gkf local police officer at the hotel for help. Cine He said the secret service investigation was nearly complete. US government investigators interviewed the Colombian woman at Dania Londono Gif Gof of a secret service prostitution scandal, which has cost eight officers and supervisors their jobs and become an election-year embarrassment for the Obama administration.