The U.S. Senate recently passed legislation aimed at strengthening U.S. security along the Canadian border, protecting Michigan ports and stifling human trafficking. The bill, the Northern Border Security Review Act. is now headed for debate … Read More »
Source: The Peninsula – Advancement of bill to protect northern border promises overhaul of border security
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has charged a man from New York with multiple felonies including human trafficking and conducting a criminal enterprise in the Detroit area.
Source: Michigan AG charges NY man with human trafficking, conducting a criminal enterprise – WXYZ.com
Former Ingham County Prosecutor Stuart Dunnings was sentenced Tuesday to a year in jail for misconduct in office — but that’s not long enough, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said.
Source: Former Ingham County prosecutor deserved longer sentence, AG says
U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI), a member of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, applauded the passage in the U.S. Senate of the bipartisan Northern Border Security Review Act.
Source: Peters applauds the passage of a bill to protect northern border
The FBI is trying to find two teen girls, both under the age of 15, who were held against their will as sex slaves.
Source: Feds: 2 teens, 3 women held as sex slaves in Detroit; man in custody
Those who are leading the fight against human trafficking often have a good idea who will be caught up in it.
Source: More intervention called for to prevent human trafficking
The FBI, Michigan State Police, and Detroit Police spent several hours Thursday at a home on Electric Street on the city’s southwest side.
Source: Three human sex trafficking victims rescued from southwest Detroit home, man taken into custody – WXYZ.com
Two brothers have been charged with forcing at least four women into prostitution in Genesee County.
Source: Two brothers charged with human trafficking in Genesee County