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.
Film Spotlights Human Trafficking As Trump Promises ActionA new documentary is spotlighting human trafficking across the globe, with a focus on the grassroots activists trying to end the scourge.
Backpage.com Sex Trafficker Caught In Dominican RepublicA 28-year-old man who fled the country after he was charged with using Backpage.com for sex trafficking of a teenage girl in Texas is behind bars.
Judge Rejects Charges Involving Escort Site After Arrest In TexasA judge has tentatively rejected pimping charges against the operators of a major international website that advertises escort services.
Backpage.com Operators Appear On California Pimping ChargesThe operators of an international website that advertises escort services face their first court appearances on California charges that they profited from aiding the trafficking of prostitutes, including minors.
Backpage.com CEO Appeared In Court, Extradited To CaliforniaCarl Ferrer didn't fight extradition to California, where he faces pimping charges in an alleged human trafficking case involving the Dallas-based website.
CEO Of Backpage Arrested In Texas On Sex-Trafficking ChargesTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced the largest sex trafficking bust ever in Texas today.
Nearly A Dozen Arrested In Texas Human Smuggling RingNearly a dozen people have been arrested in an alleged Texas human smuggling ring operating since March.
“Pimp” Operating Out of Dallas Hotels Pleads Guilty in Federal CourtKenneth Richardson, 33, of Dallas, pleaded guilty to one count of using a facility of interstate commerce in aid of a racketeering enterprise, stemming from his operation of a prostitution “ring".
New Friends New Life looking At New Approach to Combat Old ProblemTexas ranks second in the country for human trafficking
Waco Man Gets 12 Life Sentences In Human Trafficking CaseAn east Waco man found guilty of harboring a 15-year-old runaway and charging men to have sex with her has been sentenced to 12 consecutive terms of life in prison.
Texas Wants More Human Trafficking Cases ProsecutedTexas wants more human trafficking cases prosecuted in the state's latest attempt to put a dent into one of the biggest smuggling hotspots in the United States. A new team of prosecutors will work solely on getting convictions in trafficking cases.