Josheph McGough and Robert Standfield, both of Port Huron, have been charged with multiple felonies on suspicion of sex trafficking a minor victim.
Source: 2 Michigan men charged in sex-trafficking case involving minors
Michigan State University’s (MSU) College of Nursing has taken a step toward increasing reporting and minimizing human trafficking by creating a training program to teach students about this serious public health issue. According to the National Human Trafficking Hotline, 943 human trafficking cases have been reported in the state of Michigan from 2007 to 2017. …
Source: Michigan State University College of Nursing Begins Program to Fight Human Trafficking – Daily Nurse
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
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‘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