End Trafficking

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To Maintain Supply of Sex Slaves, ISIS Pushes Birth Control

DOHUK, Iraq — Locked inside a room where the only furniture was a bed, the 16-year-old learned to fear the sunset, because nightfall started the countdown to her next rape.<p>During the year she was held by the Islamic State, she spent her days dreading the smell of the ISIS fighter’s breath, the …

How slave labourers in the UK built the beds you bought at John Lewis

• <b>Hope for Justice charity was tipped off about suspected trafficking ring</b>• <b><br>It was centred on the Kozee Sleep bed-making firm in Dewsbury, Yorkshire</b>• <b><br>They</b> …

The list of slave-labor imports you use might surprise you

That new soccer ball you just bought your child? If it came from China, it could have been made by workers who work up to 21 hours a day.<p>That trendy …

The booming $150B global slave trade epidemic

In Thailand thousands of "sea slaves," held captive in shoddy fishing vessels, trawl for cheap forage fish used in canned pet food. In Pakistan, …

Forced labor

Sex slaves in SoCal: LAPD shifts approach to help victims

"They could be your daughter and you may not even know it," Dr. Stephany Powell stated as she described victims of human trafficking.<p>Powell first got …

Los Angeles

Indian police say bust child trafficking racket to United States

Syndicate sent at least 25 children to the United States using false documents before special investigative team made arrests<p>By Anuradha …

Policing

A safe environment for child trafficking survivors - UNICEF Connect

It’s 10 o’clock in the morning, and the children are busy learning in the outdoor classrooms set up at the reception centre run by the NGO Goutte …

Kids

Cops Smash $1.1M International Child-Trafficking Network: Europol

A criminal network that generated $1.1 million by trafficking Romanian children across Europe and forcing them to pickpocket at tourist hot-spots in Paris has been dismantled, officials said Friday.<p>Cops in France and Romania arrested 18 people, seized 25,000 euros (around $28,000), and recovered …

Slaves for Sex: Inside the Dark World of Human Trafficking

Women are getting sold for sex at hotels, truck stops and other discreet places. With websites and online forums, detectives said it's easier for …

Human Trafficking

When Sex Trafficking Goes Unnoticed in America

Many cases go unreported, making it a difficult crime for law enforcement personnel to spot.<p>How do you identify sex-trafficking victims when such cases go largely undetected or unreported?*<p>It’s an issue with which law-enforcement agencies in the U.S. continually struggle. Detective Bill Woolf with …

Crime

What's Being Done to Stop Child Trafficking in Utah?

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 Utah) - Imagine growing up thinking sex is a way of life. That's what human trafficking of children can cause victims to …

Human Trafficking

A Guardian Is Accused of Holding 2 Teenagers Captive in Queens for Years

She was regularly missing from her classes at Francis Lewis High School in Queens, and when she was there, teachers would catch the girl, a 16-year-old from South Korea, nodding off during lessons.<p>But it was not until last week, when an assistant principal noticed her bruises, that the school and …