Traffickers

Libraries in Chester County step up to help fight sex trafficking – Daily Local
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Libraries in Chester County step up to help fight sex trafficking – Daily Local

Public libraries throughout Chester County have begun an effort that officials hope may give assistance to the possible victims of human trafficking who patronize their facilities. Earlier this month, the county’s 17 local libraries and the two county libraries started posting flyers advertising details of the National Human Trafficking Hotline number in bathroom stalls. The…

New York Takes New Steps To Combat Human Trafficking – Harlem World Magazine – Harlem World Magazine
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New York Takes New Steps To Combat Human Trafficking – Harlem World Magazine – Harlem World Magazine

This week, Governor Kathy Hochul signed legislation by Senator Anna M. Kaplan (D-North Hills) and Assemblymember Amy Paulin (D-Scarsdale) to combat human trafficking. Also, to help give victims an opportunity to escape their captors by prominently displaying the human trafficking hotline and other resources in bus terminals and airport restrooms. State Senator Anna M. Kaplan said, “No community is immune to the…

Is Iran Committing Crimes Against Humanity? On Organ Harvesting and Selling Babies for Parts
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Is Iran Committing Crimes Against Humanity? On Organ Harvesting and Selling Babies for Parts

According to rights activists and media reports Iran’s high-ranking officials – among whom, IRGC Ground Force Commander Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour, and President of the Supreme Disciplinary Court for Judges, Hossein-Ali Nayeri, architected a tentacular organ harvesting and trafficking network, which, it has been alleged, has bullied young mothers to abandon their newborns, for a…

Sex trafficking in Washington County, WI | By Jean L. Merry – washingtoncountyinsider.com
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Sex trafficking in Washington County, WI | By Jean L. Merry – washingtoncountyinsider.com

July 23, 2022 – Washington Co., WI – “Sex trafficking is happening here, in Washington County” said Wendy Smith of Washington County Anti-Trafficking Advocates in her presentation Wednesday evening, July 20, at the Moose Lodge in West Bend. “So, we need everyone’s help and engagement.” The goal of her organization, according to Smith, is to…

Dubai: Human trafficking awareness campaign launched; authorities warn against online fraud
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Dubai: Human trafficking awareness campaign launched; authorities warn against online fraud

DFWAC aims to support UAE’s efforts to curb the crime around the world By WAM Published: Sun 31 Jul 2022, 7:56 AM The Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) has joined the world in celebrating the World Day against Trafficking in Persons, by launching an awareness campaign. Themed “Human Trafficking in the Digital Space”,…

New report gauges federal, state response to trafficking
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New report gauges federal, state response to trafficking

SAN ANTONIO – A new report by the Human Trafficking Institute in Washington, D.C., a non-governmental organization that has issued trafficking reports every year since 2000, is giving insight into the fluctuating numbers of victims and cases across the nation. The reports include every single human trafficking case brought to federal courts nationwide. “We seek to decimate…

HHSC Highlights World Day Against Trafficking in Persons | Texas Health and Human Services – Texas Health and Human Services |
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HHSC Highlights World Day Against Trafficking in Persons | Texas Health and Human Services – Texas Health and Human Services |

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, observed July 30, aims to raise awareness of this serious global problem. This year’s theme, “Use and Abuse of Technology,” focuses on the role of technology as a tool that can both enable and impede human trafficking. In 2022, the HHSC Texas Human Trafficking Resource Center (HTRC) implemented a…