By Jan Worth-Nelson Editors’ Note: This story has been modified to include information offered by Valentina Seeley about ICE enforcement actions at “sensitive locations.” If an u…
Source: Immigration officer describes ICE processes, but offers few local details | East Village Magazine
There were 13 arrested from Detroit and seven from Flint who represented seven different gangs.
Source: 20 from Michigan arrested as part of nationwide gang sweep | MLive.com
Detroit’s Northeast Guidance Center is using Mental Health Awareness Month to draw attention to human trafficking. Episode 4528/Segment 3.
Source: Raising Awareness About Human Trafficking | American Black Journal | Programs | PBS SoCal
Darrick Bell allegedly controlled team of pimps and drug dealers who overtook the Victory Inn motel
Source: Feds: Killer ran Victory Inn brothel, is on the run
Authorities say online solicitations for escort services increase about 150 percent during big events.
Source: 2 Teens Rescued From Sex Trafficking During Detroit Auto Show
4 hunted in criminal enterprise that allegedly drugged and forced women to have sex with customers at motel
Source: Inside Victory Inn raid: ‘Never seen anything like this’
Nonprofits Alternatives For Girls and WC Safe worked with Homeland Security to recover 14 victims in January
Source: Gov’t, nonprofits partner to fight human trafficking in Detroit
“Tone gave drugs to the prostitutes so they would continue to have sex with customers, the victim told Homeland Security.
The victim “was terrified … because he had physically assaulted her on numerous occasions and that she believed that Victory Inn staff was aware of (Tone’s) illegal activities at the hotel,” Forys wrote in the complaint.”
Detroit man charged with sex, drug crimes following high-profile raid at Victory Inn motel
Source: Feds portray Victory Inn as drug-riddled brothel
Andrew Golden was arraigned in the 46th District Court in Southfield before Magistrate Robin Dillard-Russaw.
Source: Michigan man charged with sex trafficking a minor | MLive.com
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