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Mothers of human trafficking victims share their stories, raise awareness in League City
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Mothers of human trafficking victims share their stories, raise awareness in League City

A lineup of advocates and mothers of victims of human trafficking hosted an awareness event Oct. 6 at the Johnnie Arolfo Civic Center in League City, discussing how to recognize and prevent the crime. Nichole Bowie, a League City resident and founder of Mady’s Movement, lost her daughter Mady to human trafficking two years ago….

Alphabetical Man Fights against Human Trafficking – EIN Presswire
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Alphabetical Man Fights against Human Trafficking – EIN Presswire

Metal Roz Records Launches a Superhero Character for Children HOUSTON, TX, UNITED STATES, November 5, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Houston, TX – (EMAILWIRE) — Metal Roz Records launches Alphabetical Man — a superhero character who fights against human trafficking. Here is the origin of the newest children Superhero: Alphabetical Man The background Hieroglyphics within a secret…

Officials, advocates spread awareness of human trafficking in Houston and its airports
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Officials, advocates spread awareness of human trafficking in Houston and its airports

Key figures and experts from across the Houston metropolitan area addressed human trafficking prevention and protection Nov. 4 at the Lone Star Flight Museum. The event brought a variety of organizations together that provide resources to prevent the crime and provide support for its survivors. Some of the organizations include Unbound Now, Bay Area Turning…

Interactive Virtual Reality (VR) training teaches human trafficking prevention in Wyoming
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Interactive Virtual Reality (VR) training teaches human trafficking prevention in Wyoming

Uprising’s Terri Markham explains how she uses TRAPPED: A VR Detective Story to train everyone from children to legislators using an interactive virtual reality experience Radical Empathy Education Foundation and Uprising began their relationship early in 2022, when Terri Markham was looking for unique ways to teach people about human trafficking. We caught up with…

United States Attorney Announces Results Of Efforts To Combat Human Trafficking
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United States Attorney Announces Results Of Efforts To Combat Human Trafficking

Tampa, FL – United States Attorney Roger B. Handberg announces the results achieved to date by the Middle District of Florida to combat human trafficking. This includes trafficking of minors, forced labor, and sex trafficking of adults by force, fraud, or coercion. During fiscal year 2022, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of…

INSTITUTE INDEX: Protecting the migrant workers who rebuild after climate disaster
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INSTITUTE INDEX: Protecting the migrant workers who rebuild after climate disaster

Number of Venezuelan migrants in New York City — many of them bused there from Texas by state officials protesting President Biden’s immigration policies — who have hopped onto vans headed to Florida to pursue vague promises of private-sector jobs in the Hurricane Ian recovery, even though community organizers have warned of human trafficking and recruitment fraud:…

Brazos County Sheriff's Office and Unbound BCS Receive $1.5 Million Grant – WTAW
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Brazos County Sheriff's Office and Unbound BCS Receive $1.5 Million Grant – WTAW

The Brazos County Sheriff’s Office and Unbound Now Bryan College Station have partnered together and received a grant of $1.5 million to fight human trafficking in the Brazos Valley. Deputy David Wilcox says the money will be split between the two agencies. “We are going to focus on working on identify victims and building cases…

$1.5 million grant to fight human trafficking awarded to Brazos County Sheriff’s Office
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$1.5 million grant to fight human trafficking awarded to Brazos County Sheriff’s Office

The Brazos County Sheriff’s Office and Unbound Now BCS recently received a grant worth $1.5 million to create a multidisciplinary regional task force to fight human trafficking in the Brazos Valley. The Sheriff’s Office and Unbound Now BCS will each receive $750,000 distributed over the next three years. The task force will serve a 10-county…