Lansing Woman Accused Of Running Years-Long Prostitution RingOfficials say the criminal activity was uncovered by a state police trooper who had just completed a human trafficking training course.
New Legislation Aims To Help Victims Of Human TraffickingThe bill could forgive prostitution-related offenses victims were forced to commit.
NYC Man Pleads Guilty To Human Trafficking In Metro DetroitAG Bill Schuette says Jonathon Colon posted online ads for sex with female escorts.
Michigan Law Allows Cops To Have Sex With Prostitutes With ImmunityA law on the books in Michigan gives police immunity from prosecution when they have sex with prostitutes on the job.
Michigan A Haven For Sex Trafficking: 12 Suspects Busted In Sting, 19 Minors RescuedThe FBI says busts took place at hotels, truck stops and street corners across the U.S. and in several other countries.
Man, Woman Sentenced In Sex Trafficking Of 3 Teen Girls In DetroitTrial evidence showed the 15- and 16-year-old girls were runaways.
Bill Passed By Michigan Senate Would Make Coerced Abortion A CrimeThe penalty would be doubled if the accused is the father of the embryo or fetus.
Spotting The Signs Of Human TraffickingThere are many ways victims are lured into trafficking says Lori Blaker.
Snyder Signs Bill To Post Human Trafficking Hotline Number At Rest Stops, Airports, Bus StationsThe National Human Trafficking Hotline is available 24-hours, seven days a week at 1-888-373-7888.
'Pimp' Convicted Of Running Oakland-Macomb-Wayne County Sex RingA "Detroit area pimp" has been convicted after he was caught running a tri-county prostitution ring.
State Lawmakers OK Human Trafficking Notices In Strip Clubs, Rest StopsThe goal is to put notices in certain venues where traffickers bring victims.
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.