Human Trafficking In The News

Sadly, there is never a shortage of news stories about human trafficking and sexual slavery to be found. Be sure to check this section often for the most recent stories on this topic.

Girl rescued, 2 arrested during sex trafficking investigation | KGW.com

kgw.com - 10 hours ago
PORTLAND, Ore. – Authorities investigating an alleged sex trafficking operation rescued a 16-year-old girl from a Portland apartment complex and arrested...

From sex trafficking survivor to restaurateur

CNN.com - 21 hours ago
There was a time when Neli Delgado was forced to have sex with 30 to 40 men a night. Now she's a restaurateur and speaks at anti-trafficking events.and...

Former group home worker accused of sex trafficking

Turn to 10 - 5 hours ago
Former group home worker accused of sex trafficking. by NBC 10 NEWS. Friday, April 28th 2017. A former staffer at a Pawtucket group home has been accused of sex trafficking a teenage girl who was...

New York-Winooski Man Charged With Five Counts of Sex Trafficking

vtdigger.org - 14 hours ago
The Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Vermont announced that yesterday, April 27, 2017, a federal grand jury returned a superseding indictment charging Brian Folks, 42, of New...

'Eyes and ears' of the highways: Truckers stand against sex trafficking

St. Cloud Times - 9 hours ago
Program trains truck drivers to recognize signs of trafficking and where to turn for...

"Breaking the Silence" Sex Trafficking in Siouxland

KTIV - 1 day ago
Human Trafficking exists here in Siouxland and also in about every state according to police. Trafficking advocates report that In Iowa, sex trafficking victims start as young as two months old all...

Little Rock 'pimp' sentenced to prison for sex trafficking of a minor ...

KATV - 1 day ago
A Little Rock man was sentenced to 15 years in prison for sex trafficking a minor.A U.S. district judge also gave Dana Big Face Deffenbaugh, 36, who was...

Statewide sex trafficking sting operation ends

News ... - 2 days ago
BOSTON — A statewide sting operation that targeted people soliciting sex through online ads and resulted in part in nine arrests in Hyannis has wrapped...

Former Pawtucket group home employee accused of sex-trafficking teen in DCYF care

The Providence Journal - 1 day ago
CRANSTON — A former staff counselor at a group home was charged this week with sex trafficking a teenage girl who was under the care of the state Department of Children, Youth and Families. The...

Woman Receives Congressional Award For Work Helping Victims Of Sex Trafficking

CBS Philly - 2 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Delaware County woman was motivated to help victims of sex trafficking after going through a traumatic experience of her own. For her efforts, she was recently honored in...

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NEW: Women often trap girls, other women into human trafficking

Palm Beach Post - 18 hours ago
A recent UN report examined prosecutions and convictions for human traffickers by region for more than 60 countries, the most recent figures dating back to 2014 for many countries. Figures for the...

Saving Human Trafficking Victims in Frederick County

NBC4 Washington - 9 hours ago
Human trafficking happens even in far-suburban counties, including Frederick. In that county, a non-profit group has gotten a grant to help young people who are involved in trafficking; the new,...

Man wanted on human trafficking charges arrested | WPXI

WPXI Pittsburgh - 14 hours ago
A man wanted on charges of human trafficking in Allegheny County was arrested late Thursday in Greene...

New app aims to curb human trafficking

WAFB.com - 5 hours ago
It's usually police that crack down on those who participate in human trafficking, but thanks to a new app called TraffickCam, residents can now be on the front lines in the fight against the...

Teen suspect in SLO human trafficking case to be tried as an adult

The San Luis Obispo Tribune - 8 hours ago
A San Luis Obispo Superior Court judge ruled that Nikko Anaya will be tried as an adult on suspicion of felony human trafficking. Anaya is 18, but was 16 at the time that he allegedly lured a...

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Afghanistan Government Lays Out New Penalties To Curb Sexual Slavery & Abuse Of Boys

GirlTalkHQ (blog) - 3 weeks ago
In 2015 the New York Times published a ground-breaking article outlining the way ISIS uses rape and the sexual slavery of girls as part of their recruitment. It was a shocking and gut-wrenching...

Girl sold into sex slavery at 12 returns home at 17, brother allegedly murders her in 'honor' killing

NewsOK.com - 2 days ago
PESHAWAR -- A teenage girl was found dead in a well at her home in Arbab Tapu area on Wednesday and police suspect that her brother murdered her for 'honour' and dumped her body there. An...

Korea to honor former US lawmaker for speaking for sex slavery victims

The Korea Herald - 4 days ago
South Korea will confer an order of merit on a former US lawmaker who has long fought for Korean victims of Japan's wartime sexual slavery, Seoul officials said Tuesday. This photo, taken on July...

To End Sexual Slavery of India's Devadasi, Economic Empowerment is Key

News Deeply - 3 weeks ago
With the law proving ineffective at eradicating the religious tradition of dedicating young girls to a life of exploitation, the best way to help these women is to give them the tools they need to...

Award-winning novelist called for masturbation on a statue of sexual slavery

Blasting News - 3 weeks ago
An award-winning novelist called for masturbation on a statue symbolizing victims of the Japanese military #Sexual Slavery during the World War II (1939-1945). Yasutaka Tsutsui, described as “one...

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