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Attorney General James Provides Resources to Hotels to Protect Human Trafficking Victims – New York State Attorney General
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Attorney General James Provides Resources to Hotels to Protect Human Trafficking Victims – New York State Attorney General

AG James Reminds Hotels to Post Mandatory Human Trafficking Signage with Hotline Number as Summer Travel Increases NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James today took action to prevent human trafficking and protect New Yorkers as summer travel and cross-border movement increases. Attorney General James provided hotel and tourism associations with cards that contain…

Human trafficking hotline established for Chester County – The Mercury
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Human trafficking hotline established for Chester County – The Mercury

WEST CHESTER — The Chester County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) announces a collaboration with the Chester County Library System, to post details of the National Human Trafficking Hotline number in bathroom stalls of libraries across the County. The information has been posted from the beginning of July – the month that includes World Day Against Trafficking…

Police arrest 130 suspcted human traffickers in European crackdown – Reuters.com
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Police arrest 130 suspcted human traffickers in European crackdown – Reuters.com

General view of the Europol building in The Hague, Netherlands December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier AMSTERDAM, July 5 (Reuters) – Police across Europe have arrested abut 130 people suspected of involvement in human trafficking in a joint operation carried out by 22 countries, the international police agency Europol said on Tuesday. The police actions, which…

Human Trafficking, the Hidden Crime – Namibian
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Human Trafficking, the Hidden Crime – Namibian

JB TJIVIKUA THE INTERNATIONAL Labour Organisation (ILO) defines human trafficking as the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harbouring or receipt of people through force, fraud, and deception, with the aim of exploiting them for profit.  Men, women and children of all ages and from all backgrounds can become victims of this crime, which occurs worldwide. It is…

Mass. should decriminalize sex work – CommonWealth Magazine
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Mass. should decriminalize sex work – CommonWealth Magazine

AS THE AFTERSHOCK from the reversal of Roe. v Wade continues, Massachusetts has the opportunity to increase bodily autonomy and safety to women and gender-diverse residents. Massachusetts should decriminalize sex work so that it no longer has to operate in the shadows, where sex workers are more likely to experience violence. It’s a step that’s…

National City Inspectors Granted Access to Motel That Is Alleged Crime Magnet
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National City Inspectors Granted Access to Motel That Is Alleged Crime Magnet

Smoke pours from a room at the Rodeway Inn in National City in 2020. Inside the room police found a woman who had been stabbed by a pimp. Courtesy OnScene.TV A National City hotel that is allegedly a magnet for prostitution and sex trafficking has been ordered by a judge to allow city inspectors onto the grounds…