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.
DPD: 2 Men Arrested For Sex Assault & Human Trafficking Of 16-Year-OldTwo men are acing human trafficking charges after Dallas police say a 16-year-old girl they met online was raped and then sent to Alabama.
Child Molester Sentenced To 75 Years, No ParoleDuring the trial, jurors heard testimony that Hinojosa repeatedly molested the victim for several years until she was 16.
Plano Man Fights To Stay In U.S. As Human Trafficking VictimAdam Lieber,28, of Plano worries he could be deported back to the Philippines where he was born.
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.