ST. JOSEPH — Research on sex trafficking in Grand Rapids is resulting in some alarming statistics, according to researchers with the Sexual Exploitation Data Project.
Source: Sex trafficking data presented
The shelter is expected to be open in January and will be off-site, YWCA Kalamazoo Development Manager Emily Deering said.
Source: YWCA Kalamazoo to open Michigan’s first human-trafficking shelter | MLive.com
The Ingham County Circuit Court is developing a new approach towards helping juvenile victims of human trafficking.
Source: Ingham County Creates New Juvenile Human Trafficking Court | WKAR
Our very own Sara Morley LaCroix was on the panel.
VALPARAISO — Victims of human trafficking span all ages, U.S. Homeland Security Special Agent Phil Coduti said.
Source: Future lawyers told slavery still exists | Porter County News | nwitimes.com
A federal child sex trafficking complaint was filed against two men from Battle Creek.Michael Clayton and Ramiro Hernandez, Jr. also face drug, weapons and child porn charges.Newschannel 3 first told you about this story two weeks ago, when we learned two
Source: Sex trafficking complaint filed against two Battle Creek men | WWMT
We support you, Mindy!
‘Angels of Healing’ aims to save children from sex trafficking and stay alongside them throughout the healing process.
Source: Woman sold into sex trafficking begs Michiganders not to look away
“Unfortunately, many of the patients that we see each year enter the hospital as a victim of crime,” Jaggi said. “Their needs sometimes extend beyond strict medical care that we excel at providing.”
Source: $365K grant will make Hurley trauma center first of its kind in Michigan | MLive.com
Michigan state Sen. Margaret O’Brien and some of her colleagues are introducing a bill that would protect the private information of domestic assault, stalking and human trafficking victims.The program would allow victims of domestic abuse, sexual assault,
Source: Michigan Sen. O’Brien seeks to veil addresses of sexual assault, domestic violence victims | WWMT