Human Trafficking

Asian Airline Trains Staff to Recognize Human Trafficking

<i>PHOTO: AirAsia to begin training staff to recognize human trafficking. (photo courtesy of Thinkstock)</i><p>One of Asia’s biggest airlines is training staff …

Airlines

Babysitter, 17, 'forced to snort crystal meth and work as a prostitute for 10 days'

Christopher White, 19, and Adria Regn, 28 from New Jersey falsely imprisoned the girl, prosecutors say.<p>A New Jersey couple tricked a teenager into …

Crime

Kim Kardashian Slams Donald Trump: He’s Pissing Off Every Country

Boom! Kim Kardashian kept it short and sweet when delivering a severe slam on President Donald Trump. Kim said that after watching the Commander In …

Celebrity Gossip

West Van woman receives settlement and apology from RCMP after human trafficking acquittal

Mumtaz Ladha sued for negligent investigation and defamation after the case against her fell apart<p>A West Vancouver woman who was charged and …

Vancouver North Shore

Human Trafficking PSA Uses A Fake Hotel To Show The Signs

Crime Stoppers Toronto and agency Tribal Worldwide created a fake hotel website to show how travelers can spot the signs of human trafficking<p>As …

worldwide

Pinoy maid falls to her death in China, raises questions about human trafficking

Image from Facebook/Asuncion Lairocse Lorain<p>Like most Filipinos seeking greener pastures, Lorain Asuncion left her family in the Philippines to earn …

Philippines

Miami Beach undercover sting targets massage parlors | Miami Herald

A seven-month sting run by Miami Beach detectives has shuttered four massage parlors, led to three arrests and uncovered what authorities say was a …

Crime

At Las Vegas's Mayweather-McGregor Fight, Watch For Trafficking

With a highly anticipated fight between boxing’s biggest star Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and MMA firebrand Conor McGregor just around the corner on August …

Conservative View

Montreal man wanted in human trafficking investigation

Toronto police have released a photo of a Montreal man wanted in connection with a human trafficking investigation.<p>According to police, an …

Slavery

Humans and robots are on the cusp of a sexual intimacy we may never reverse

If you could construct a sexual partner that was faithful, beautiful, and responsive to your every wish, would you? It’s a question Aimee van …

Robots

Wisconsin independent film focuses on human trafficking | Miami Herald

A movie crew has spent the last several months in southeast Wisconsin making an independent film about human trafficking.<p>The Kenosha News reports …

Entertainment

"Alt-right" Ship Gets Stranded At Sea Trying To Keep Migrants Out Of Europe, Will Be Saved By Refugee Rescue Ship

<i>Reprinted with permission from</i> MediaMatters<i>.</i><p>The C-Star, a ship used by anti-immigrant group Defend Europe to disrupt humanitarian search and rescue …

Refugees

Kidnapped UK model recounts ordeal

A British model who was allegedly abducted in Italy has said she understands why people may doubt her story, but insists she was "terrified" and …

Dark Web

Police raid massage parlors suspected of human trafficking

1:06<p>0:58<p>Miami Beach Convention Center's $600 million renovation more than half done<p>2:00<p>Miami Beach mayor on the recent storm damage<p>1:24<p>Sandbags come …

Miami

The Trucking Industry: A Focus On Smuggling And Human Trafficking

The trailer in a human smuggling case in Texas that left 10 people dead belonged to a small-town trucking company in Iowa. The incident has helped raised awareness among truckers.<p>Transcript<p>STACEY VANEK SMITH, HOST:<p>You might remember a story last month about 10 immigrant found dead in a trailer in …

News (U.S.)

I could not walk away: The mission work on migration and human trafficking

Philippines mission co-workers speak with Texas churches<p><i>by Judy Ramos | Director of Communications, Grace Presbytery</i><p>IRVING, Texas – Cathy Chang and …

Slavery

Four Miami Beach massage parlors shut down in human trafficking investigation | Miami Herald

Miami Beach has shut down four massage parlors where police believe women may have been forced into sex work.<p>Around 6 p.m. Friday, Beach police …

Miami Beach

Canada’s flight attendants urged to take training to spot signs of human trafficking

Transport Canada is being urged to make it mandatory for flight attendants to take training to spot potential signs of human trafficking, similar to …

Canadian News

Police search for missing Portland teen

Malia Jenae Carbaugh was a human trafficking victim earlier this year and police worry she may be victimized again.Police are searching for a missing …

Crime

Modern slavery and human trafficking victims 'in every large town and city in the UK'

Modern slavery and human trafficking in the UK is much more prevalent than previously thought, with cases affecting "every large town and city in the country", the National Crime Agency (NCA) has said.<p>The body is currently assisting on 300 live police operations targeting modern slavery, with …

Slavery

Hiding in plain sight: Fake hotel ads highlight signs of human trafficking

Toronto Crime Stoppers are using a fake hotel website to educate the public about the dark realities of human trafficking, which they say can pass …

Canadian News

Man to be indicted for sexual assault of 4-year-old daughter

Resident of southern Israel accused of filming acts with young girl, attempting to sell photos online

Crime

B.C. woman acquitted of human trafficking settles case over civil forfeiture

A woman acquitted of human trafficking who then filed a lawsuit over the conduct of both British Columbia’s Civil Forfeiture Office and the RCMP has settled her case, saying she wants to move past the “terrible saga.”<p>Mumtaz Ladha sued the provincial and federal governments in February, 2015. She …

Law

Anti-Backpage Bill Draws More Opposition From Tech Companies

A proposed law aimed at curbing online sex trafficking has picked up some support in Congress, but is also drawing heated opposition from Silicon …

Rights & Freedoms

Navajo Sign Law Criminalizing Human Trafficking

A new Navajo law criminalizes human trafficking on the country’s largest American Indian reservation.Navajo President Russell Begaye on August 7 …

Rights & Freedoms

OpenInvest Launches Impact Investing Tool To Help End Forced Labor & Human Trafficking

Imagine the impact of investing in companies working to end forced labor and human trafficking. OpenInvest, a startup providing the world’s first …

Slavery

Police arrest alleged human trafficker known for recruiting underage women

A woman faces human trafficking charges after she turned herself into Ottawa police Wednesday morning.An arrest warrant for Marina Javier, 33, was …

Canadian News

Number of Indians trafficked to China with promises of employment on the rise, govt informs Parliament

<b>New Delhi:</b> The number of Indians being trafficked to China after being duped on the pretext of a good salary and a job has seen an increase in this …

India

Human trafficking is big business

Missing person reports come into Toronto Police stations every day.

Canadian News

The Border Crackdown is Forcing Migrants to Become Mexican Cartel Slaves

Mexico’s cartels are diversifying their portfolio by preying on desperate migrants, and may be harvesting organs from children for the U.S. black market.<p>The steady wave of refugees pouring out of Central America and across Mexico’s southern border in hopes of eventually reaching the United States …

News