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Dozens of victims rescued and hundreds arrested in human-trafficking sting in California. Nearly 50 victims of human trafficking, including 14 minors, were rescued during a three-day sting operation across California last week, law enforcement officials announced Tuesday.

Slavery in the shadows: Survivor tells her painful story for Human Trafficking Awareness Month. There are several warning signs for human trafficking, including poor physical and mental health, a lack of control over their lives and harsh working conditions.

In 2012, Florida passed House Bill 99, also known as the Florida Safe Harbor Act. Human Trafficking, under both federal and Florida law, it is defined as the transporting, soliciting, recruiting, harboring, providing, or obtaining of another person for transport; for the purposes of forced labor, domestic servitude or sexual exploitation using force, fraud and/or coercion.

The Florida Department of Health promotes Look Beneath the Surface National Campaign for January 2019 Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Miami, FL The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County will be promoting the Look Beneath the Surface campaign from the Office on Trafficking in Person with support from the Department of Health and Human Services.

Human Trafficking Awareness. In support of the 2019 National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, the Florida Department of Health (DOH) is highlighting the important role that health care providers play in identifying and helping victims of human trafficking, many of whom are women and minors.

New Orleans has 2nd highest number of human trafficking cases in Louisiana. NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Louisiana was awarded a $1.2 million grant to help victims of sex trafficking, Governor John Bel Edwards announced Saturday (Jan. 26), during a Human Trafficking Symposium

Human Trafficking Slavery in the 21st Century
Originally aired on March 15, 2012, this interactive program explores what is needed to stop human trafficking and address the needs of its victims. Watch this archived Web broadcast as our expert panel addresses this international issue that affects close to 27 million people in 161 countries.

Identifying Indicators of Human Trafficing
Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center training on identifying and protecting victims of human trafficking and initiating human trafficking investigations. The training is available only to law enforcement officials with an account with the Regional Information Sharing Systems (RISS).

Web-Based Human Trafficking Course
As part of the DHS Blue Campaign to combat human trafficking, the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) developed a Web-based human trafficking training course that teaches state, local, campus, and tribal law enforcement officers how to recognize human trafficking encountered during routine duties, how to protect victims, and how to initiate human trafficking investigations. For more information, please click on the links.

Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force Strategy and Operations Guide
Developed in partnership by the Department of Justice’s Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) and the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), this e-Guide is a resource for both established and new Task Forces.

International Association of Human Trafficking Investigators
Provides information to human trafficking investigators and non-governmental organizations on conducting successful investigations, prosecutions and placement for the victims they rescue.

Learn. Look. Report. PSA for Human Trafficking Awareness
Videos - Bureau of Justice Assistance, Human Trafficking Florida and SPC.






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