Human Trafficking

Amy Sawulski (Booking photo)

Redford Woman Takes Plea, Won’t Serve Jail Time For Sex Trafficking

A 30-year-old woman accused of running a prostitution ring in Ann Arbor has accepted a plea deal.


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17-Year-Old Girl Gets Prison For Sex-Trafficking Ring

The teenager could end up spending the next 20 years in prison for her role in a local sex-trafficking ring.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2015

Jean-Claude Toviave (Booking Photo)

State Files Child Abuse Charges Against Man Recently Cleared In Child-Slavery Case

Michigan’s attorney general has filed a fresh set of charges against a 45-year-old man whose child-slavery conviction was recently overturned.


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Gov. Snyder Signs Anti-Human Trafficking Laws

The 21-bill package signed Thursday lets victims clear their criminal records.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2014

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Michigan Legislature Approves Anti-Human Trafficking Bills

The report said Michigan is thought to be a trafficking hot spot because of its international borders and waterways.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2014

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Michigan House OKs Anti-Human Trafficking Bill

It allows for the forfeiture of homes, cash and other assets in home invasion and rape cases and aims at human trafficking cases.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2014

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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.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2014

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Safe House For Victims Of Human Trafficking In The Works

The tide is turning and strides are being made to create more awareness, education and an escape from human trafficking.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2014

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State Senate OKs Raising Age For Prostitution Charges

Lawmakers are trying to combat human trafficking and improve the state’s treatment of victims with a large package of bills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2014

Senators Introduce Anti-Human Trafficking Bills

That legislation is based on a recommendation from the state’s first human trafficking commission to create a “safe harbor” provision for minors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2014