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.
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.