“The nature of the recovery of the children would indirectly imply that they were being involved in sex trafficking,” said Sgt. Sarah Krebs, head of the Missing Person’s Unit at the Michigan State Police.
Source: Missing-juvenile police sweep plucks 3 from potential sex trafficking | MLive.com
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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
For Madeline Madden, human trafficking is all too real. The 32-year-old Flint-area woman says someone tried to convince her and friends a least twice into what may have become slavery.
Source: Human trafficking targets children, task force says in Flint workshop
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
The problem of human trafficking here is more prevalent than one might expect, officials said.
Source: Problem exists in Genesee County with human trafficking, says prosecutor
New Jersey man coerces Flint, MI girl to produce child pornography
Source: FBI — New Jersey Resident Sentenced to 35 Years in Federal Prison
Michigan Judge Joyce Draganchuk sentenced Mariah Haughton, 17, to four to 20 years in prison last week after she pleaded guilty to human trafficking and transporting
Source: WORLD | Can a 17-year-old girl be a pimp? | Gaye Clark | July 21, 2015