Human Trafficker Gets Life SentenceIn July 2015, Jason Strickland met a 15-year-old online and told her she could run away to him.
New Video Aims To Encourage Texans To Fight Against Human TraffickingThe nearly hour-long video was developed over the last year by the attorney general’s Human Trafficking/Transnational Organized Crime section.
Texas 10 Most Wanted Suspect Captured In KentuckyA convicted felon on the Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitives list has been arrested in Kentucky. The Texas Department of Public Safety says 35-year-old Herman Henry Fox was captured Monday.
Judd: Women Will Persevere In Fighting Sexual HarassmentActress Ashley Judd said Friday that the fight against sexual misconduct will be a "chaotic, messy" endeavor, but that women won't let potential public fatigue about the scandals slow the efforts.
Human Trafficking: North Texan Shares Her Survivor Story At SMU ConferenceRebekah Charleston survived ten years of being trapped in the world of human trafficking.
17 Immigrants Locked Inside Rig At Truck StopPolice in Edinberg said the immigrants from Mexico, Honduras, Guatemala and Romania may have been locked inside the 18-wheeler in Edinburg for at least eight hours.
U.S. Rep: Smuggler Semi Passed Checkpoint Before DiscoveryInvestigators believe a truck driver accused in the deaths of 10 people found inside a packed, sweltering tractor-trailer is just one member of a larger organization involved in human smuggling.
Truck Driver Could Face Death Penalty In Deadly Human Smuggling CaseAuthorities say the driver, 60-year-old James Bradley, told them he didn't know there were dozens of people in the trailer before discovering them.
Death Toll Reaches 10 In Texas Immigrant-Smuggling CaseThe death toll climbed to 10 in the case of a broiling tractor-trailer found packed with immigrants, federal authorities said Monday as a suspect in the smuggling case awaited a court appearance.
Deaths In San Antonio Highlight Trafficking, Smuggling Issues In TexasIn a desperate bid for a better future, authorities in San Antonio made a deadly discovery in what they call a "horrific" case of human trafficking.
10 Die In Immigrant-Smuggling Attempt In Sweltering Truck Authorities called to a Walmart parking lot in San Antonio overnight found eight people dead and 20 others in dire condition in the back of a sweltering tractor-trailer.
Human Trafficking Operation Busted In Denton CountyEight women were arrested for prostitution, two men for compelling prostitution and one man for prostitution and drug possession with intent to deliver.