When the movie “Taken” was released, it gave audiences a scenario to link with their fear of human trafficking. This scenario has come to mind for plenty of people as the way human trafficking works: being dragged out of a home or off the streets into a van by a kidnapper. While it can’t be said for all cases of human trafficking, that isn’t how it generally takes place.
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January marks Human Trafficking Awareness and Prevention month nationwide and a local organization is working to reduce the number of human trafficking cases in the state. The Kalamazoo Anti-Human Trafficking Coalition hopes a new campaign will promote sa
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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.
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Experts want to raise awareness of human trafficking, a growing problem in Michigan and beyond.
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It’s important to send the message that all sex buying perpetuates the marketplace for sex trafficking
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Suspects in Battle Creek-area human trafficking ring in custody, victims safe | WWMT
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – Three people in Battle Creek were allegedly coerced into a life of human trafficking.Now, police say the suspects involved are in custody, and the victims are safe.Newschannel 3 broke the news Monday afternoon, as thre
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What to do when facing a human trafficking situation
The Kalamazoo Anti-Human Trafficking Coalition is hosting a human trafficking victim provider service training on Friday, June 24 for those who have or may come in contact with victims.
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