Tag Archives: human trafficking

Sexual ‘slave master’ gets 30 years in federal prison for coercing teen | MLive.com

A Lansing man who was a self-styled “slave master” will spend 30 years in federal prison for coercing a teenage girl to send him sexually explicit photos over the Internet.

Source: Sexual ‘slave master’ gets 30 years in federal prison for coercing teen | MLive.com

Research – Shared Hope International

We believe effective response is informed response. Shared Hope heavily invests in providing policy leaders, community advocates, and first responders with data-driven, comprehensive studies to create better solutions to fight trafficking.  And it’s paying off. Today, states around the nation have formed coalitions to improve weak laws exposed in The Protected Innocence Challenge. Juvenile detention […]

Source: Research – Shared Hope International

Hospitals train staff to spot victims of human trafficking – Modern Healthcare

Experts who have studied human trafficking say a victim’s most promising lifeline could be a healthcare provider. That’s why a number of hospitals and health systems around the country have launched training programs for their staff on how to identify and treat trafficking victims.

Source: Hospitals train staff to spot victims of human trafficking – Modern Healthcare