Sold 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.
It took little more than a year for authorities to rescue 13 human trafficking victims in North Texas.
A sexual slavery rehabilitation program in Phoenix, Arizona is opening its doors to children forced into prostitution and it could soon be a model for a program in North Texas.
There is a massive undercover effort underway across North Texas to stop sex trafficking.
She was just 14 years old the first time she was sold for sex. “A lot of it comes from survival, what you might call survival sex,” said a former sex trafficking victim, who did not want to reveal her identity.