House Votes To Assume Teen Prostitutes Are VictimsThe Michigan House has voted to give legal protection to teen prostitutes in an attempt to address human trafficking.
Targeted Sting Nets A Dozen Arrests In Prostitution SweepA targeted sting operation in Pontiac nets a dozen arrests in the month of October.
60 Arrested, 10 Rescued In Child Prostitution CrackdownNearly 60 people have been arrested in metro Detroit —18 of them pimps — as part of a nationwide crackdown on child prostitution.
'Known Pimp' Found Dead Amid Sex Ring InvestigationPolice say a "known pimp" suspected in a sex trafficking operation killed himself as officers conducted a search of his Southfield condominium.
Michigan Lawmaker Aims To Fight Human TraffickingSen. Judy Emmons said her bill is going after "the root of the problem" by targeting those who solicit prostitutes.
Sex Trafficking Part 2: Volunteers Hit Hotels With Soap During Auto ShowWWJ's Kathryn Larson talked with Kristie Henderson of Birmingham, who has been delivering bars of soap to local hotels and the soap contains a wrapper with the human trafficking hotline.
Soap Cleans Up Sex Trafficking During Auto ShowIt's the gritty underbelly of the Auto Show, but it happens each year. The numbers on Backpage.com reveal the sad truth that human trafficking is on the rise once again.
Police Called In Dispute Over Price For Sex Services Police in Ann Arbor say they took a call from a man who was upset that the price he agreed to pay for prostitution services had increased unexpectedly.
2 Arrested In Transsexual Prostitution Sting In FerndaleArraignments are scheduled Wednesday for two Detroit men arrested in a transsexual prostitution sting in Ferndale.
3 Brothers Sentenced In Midwest Human Trafficking CaseFederal prosecutors in Indianapolis say three brothers have been sentenced to prison for running an operation that smuggled women into the United States and forced them into prostitution throughout the Midwest.
Transgender Woman Killed In DetroitDetroit Police say a transgender woman was killed during an early morning shooting on Tuesday.
Detroit Police Investigate Fatal Shooting In Area Known For ProstitutionPolice in Detroit are investigating a fatal shooting in an area that local residents say is known for prostitution.
First Conviction Under Law Banning Human TraffickingAfter a four-day jury trial conducted in Wayne County Circuit Court, 33-year-old Sedrick Leman-Isaac Mitchell of Detroit was convicted of eight criminal charges in connection with forcing two young girls to engage in prostitution.
Teen Girl Charged In Muskegon Kidnapping Case A 15-year-old girl in Muskegon County has been charged with kidnapping a woman to force her to work as a prostitute to settle a drug debt.
4 Charged In Multistate Prostitution RingFour Kentucky residents allegedly recruited Spanish-speaking women from Michigan, North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and Maryland to become prostitutes.