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Showing posts with label Human Trafficking. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Human Trafficking. Show all posts

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Human trafficking brought to attention in Madison County


Madison County brings attention to one of the fastest growing criminal industries in the world, human trafficking


Article Excerpt: "... Traffickers may pose as modeling agents, offer jobs to vulnerable teenagers, who see a professional business card and think they are legitimate. "They're promised a modeling job, they are incorporated into that world very, very quickly, and immediately find out it's not modeling at all, it's sex trafficking," McCay said. ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Human Trafficking On The Rise In North Alabama


Human Trafficking On The Rise In North Alabama


Article Excerpt: "... 76 percent of these [victims] are Caucasian," said McCarty. "This is not a poverty issue. These are not girls from your poverty-stricken areas. Huntsville is also one of the primary targets for online child pornography. And the reason why is there's so much technology in Huntsville ..."


Reference: whnt.com