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Human Trafficking

Police, Salvation Army Partner To Fight Human Trafficking In Detroit AreaAccording to police, there were 94 federal cases of human trafficking and 100 state cases of human trafficking in the tri-county area in 2013 and 2014.
State Police Work To Raise Awareness About 'Modern-Day Slavery'Human trafficking is a problem nationwide, Michigan State Police say.
Child Sex Trafficking Sting In Detroit Area Nabs 12 SuspectsA child sex trafficking sting involving numerous state and local agencies has resulted in the recovery of 19 victims and the arrest of 12 suspects in the Detroit area.
Child Sex Trafficking Sting In Metro Detroit Nabs 12 SuspectsA child sex trafficking sting involving numerous state and local agencies has resulted in the recovery of 19 victims and the arrest of 12 suspects in the Detroit area.
Redford Woman Takes Plea, Won't Serve Jail Time For Sex TraffickingA 30-year-old woman accused of running a prostitution ring in Ann Arbor has accepted a plea deal.
17-Year-Old Girl Gets Prison For Sex-Trafficking RingThe teenager could end up spending the next 20 years in prison for her role in a local sex-trafficking ring.
State Files Child Abuse Charges Against Man Recently Cleared In Child-Slavery CaseMichigan's attorney general has filed a fresh set of charges against a 45-year-old man whose child-slavery conviction was recently overturned.
Gov. Snyder Signs Anti-Human Trafficking LawsThe 21-bill package signed Thursday lets victims clear their criminal records.
Michigan Legislature Approves Anti-Human Trafficking BillsThe report said Michigan is thought to be a trafficking hot spot because of its international borders and waterways.
Michigan House OKs Anti-Human Trafficking BillIt allows for the forfeiture of homes, cash and other assets in home invasion and rape cases and aims at human trafficking cases.
Human Trafficking The Focus Of Fundraiser For Common Ground"We believe that the problem can't be fixed by one organization, that it really takes the whole community coming together."
Safe House For Victims Of Human Trafficking In The WorksThe tide is turning and strides are being made to create more awareness, education and an escape from human trafficking.

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