human trafficking

Abortion Issue Clouds Fate Of Texas-Led Trafficking BillBipartisan legislation to crack down on human trafficking turned unexpectedly controversial Tuesday because of a Texas Republican-led provision relating to abortion that Democrats said they failed to notice.
Mosaic Family ServicesMosaic Family Services serves all survivors of human trafficking regardless of immigration status, including minors, adults, foreign nationals and domestic survivors.
North Texas Sex Slave Survivor Steps Out Of Shadows For InterviewSold for sex – it’s a crime happening behind more closed doors than you might think. And sex trafficking is becoming worse in Texas than almost anywhere else in the country.
DPD Receives $400K Grant; Cracks Down On CounterfeitersThe Dallas Police Department is joining an international effort to crack down on counterfeiters and the crimes they’re connected to.
Guilty Plea Entered By Cuban Ballplayer Smuggler, Has Ties To Leonys MartinA man accused of leading a human trafficking ring has pleaded guilty to U.S. extortion charges involving the smuggling of more than 1,000 Cubans, including baseball players such as Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin.
Teens Rescued In Denton County Human Trafficking Sting Life has been very different over the past few days for a couple of North Texas teens.
FBI Director: "We Will Crush These Pimps"A dozen children were rescued across Texas, and several people arrested, as part of a nationwide operation targeting child sex trafficking.
Sex Trafficking Ring Busted, 13 Women SavedIt took little more than a year for authorities to rescue 13 human trafficking victims in North Texas.
State Campaign To Combat Human TraffickingVarious local, state and federal officials plan to announce a new Texas campaign to combat human trafficking. The announcement will be made in Houston Tuesday.
Five Juveniles Recovered In North Texas Human Trafficking StingA joint operation involving 19 North Texas law enforcement agencies recovered five juveniles during an enforcement action focusing on commercial child sex trafficking.
More Than 100 People Found In Suspected Texas Stash HouseA house overflowing with more than 100 people presumed to be in the U.S. illegally was uncovered in Texas on Wednesday, a police spokesman said.
Dallas Man Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking Of ChildrenKeith Williams, aka “Chucky Blood,” 24, of Dallas, appeared in federal court Tuesday and pleaded guilty, before U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul D. Stickney, to one count of sex trafficking of children.