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.

FBI Anti-Sex Trafficking Operation Rescues 84 Minors

NPR - 2 days ago
In a four-day nationwide operation aimed at sex trafficking, the Federal Bureau of Investigations says it had rescued 84 minors, and arrested 120 people. The 11th annual Operation Cross Country was...

Burlington man sentenced to 18 years in prison for sex trafficking

The Boston Globe - 5 hours ago
A Burlington man was sentenced Friday to 18 years in prison for using heroin to coerce young women into prostitution, the US attorney's office said in a statement. Barry Davis, 38, pleaded guilty...

Nationwide FBI sex trafficking sweep nets arrests in Minnesota ...

St. Cloud Times - 14 hours ago
A nationwide FBI enforcement sweep against human traffickers netted a series of arrests in Minnesota and the Dakotas last week, according to agents in...

Facebook and Google are spending big money to lobby on Russia ...

Recode - 20 hours ago
Along with Apple and Amazon, tech's new lobbying data show they're under siege in the nation's capital.and...

Despite its name, the Stop Enabling Sex Trafficking Act threatens ...

The Hill - 13 hours ago
The proposal would do little to combat sex trafficking, but it would lead to calls for government to engage in far greater censorship...

BREAKING: Boynton man pleads guilty to sex trafficking of teen girl

Palm Beach Post - 1 day ago
Marco Orrego, 31, pleaded to one count each of sex trafficking of a minor and production of child pornography, records show. Prosecutors and attorneys for Orrego have agreed to a sentence of 20 years...

Child sex trafficking panel wants to raise awareness of the crime and ...

Valley News Live - 1 day ago
Grand Forks, ND - “I was sex trafficked at the age of 4 until my early twenties” says survivor Elizabeth Frazier. It's a heinous act that's unfortunately becoming ...and...

Selling Girls | Sex traffickers are targeting American children | WFAA ...

WFAA - 2 days ago
Sex trafficking is a billion-dollar-a-year industry in the U.S. And traffickers are preying on young girls across the nation — our daughters, sisters and...

Heitkamp, national experts talk human trafficking at UND

Bismarck Tribune - 2 hours ago
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D. center, speaks at a panel discussion on sex trafficking at the UND Law School Friday. Staca Shehan of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children is at left and...

Sex trafficking survivor discusses her own story

Kenosha News - 1 day ago
Marian Hatcher, a human-trafficking survivor and now the anti-human-trafficking coordinator for the Cook County Sheriff's Office, speaks during her presentation ...and...

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Victim Specialists Are on the Front Lines in Battle Against Human Trafficking

NBCNews.com - 2 days ago
The FBI's massive, multi-state operation rescuing 84 children and capturing 120 human trafficking suspects this week employed a key weapon: the victim specialists who help survivors bridge the...

FBI Rescues More Than 80 Children In Nationwide Human Trafficking Sting

HuffPost - 3 days ago
The FBI, along with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, recovered 84 children and arrested 120 suspected traffickers as part of a nationwide initiative to clamp down on the sex...

Human trafficking: Hidden in plain sight | Local News | kenoshanews ...

Kenosha News - 1 day ago
Human trafficking enslaves children and adults, exploiting victims for forced sex as well as unpaid labor, not only in other countries and elsewhere in the U.S. but ...and...

Opinion: Teaching kids to protect themselves from human trafficking

The Mercury News - 3 days ago
Deborah Pembrook, a human trafficking survivor and chairwoman of Coalition to End Human Trafficking in Santa Cruz and Monterey counties, speaks at a panel presentation on at Santa Cruz Police...

Report: United States #1 country in the world for male human ...

wpde.com - 1 day ago
Experts say it's vastly under reported and often overlooked, but millions of men are victims of human trafficking world-wide.A report from the National...

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Family faces prison for forcing teen into 'sexual slavery,' AG says ...

NJ.com - 5 days ago
TRENTON -- An Essex County man faces 13 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges he and members of his family forced a 16-year-old girl into...

Inside my life as an ISIS sex slave | New York Post

New York Post - 2 weeks ago
Warning: Graphic content After being captured by ISIS, a group of young girls were forced to stand against a wall while men groped their chests. “If she...

Fighting Sex Slavery: Siddharth Kara Discusses the Impact of the Ripped from the Headlines Film Trafficked

MovieMaker Magazine - 1 week ago
Highlighting the global nature of sexual slavery, university professor turned screenwriter, Siddharth Kara, synthesized years of research and investigation into Trafficked, a narrative feature he...

Sex slavery and human trafficking is how terror groups Isis and Boko Haram now raise funds

Express.co.uk - 2 weeks ago
The report, entitled Trafficking Terror, found terrorists are using organised crime tactics such as money laundering, migrant smuggling, human trafficking, drugs and firearm smuggling, with sexual...

Rape, sexual slavery are weapons in Central African Republic war: report

Reuters - 2 weeks ago
DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Armed groups in Central African Republic are using rape and sexual slavery as weapons of war in an abuse that may amount to crimes against humanity, a rights...

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