From the BBC European News Desk ....
"We can still have sex and drugs but in a way that shows the city is in control."
- Deputy Mayor Lodewijk Asscher of Amsterdam
Apparently they were shocked, SHOCKED, to learn that brothels, along with marijuana shops, peep shows, sex shows, mini-supermarkets, phone, and souvenir shops might provide a cover for organized crime and contribute to urban decay.
Rudy Giuliani could have told them that. Even if there were no broken windows.