15-Year-Old Girl From Guatemala Rescued By Tarrant County's Human Trafficking UnitA 15-year-old girl from Guatemala was rescued by the Tarrant County's Human Trafficking Unit and the Southlake Police Department last week, the sheriff's office reported.
Officials: Human Traffickers Forced Women To Have Sex And Sling Drinks Behind BarMargarita “Rita” Martinez, 61, and her son, Genaro Fuentes, 36, were arrested by TABC agents July 31.
More Than A Dozen Teens In Dallas Rescued During FBI Sex Trafficking SweepThey called it "Operation Independence Day" and during the sweep officials arrested sex traffickers and recovered more than 100 child victims in Texas and across the country.
Nurse Says Human Trafficking Battle Begins In Emergency RoomThe Trump Administration is pursuing its war on human trafficking as the United States Department of Transportation takes aim at truckers, but a North Texas nurse says the battle begins somewhere besides the road.
2 In Dallas Police Custody For Sex Trafficking Through 3 StatesDallas Police said the crime happened over the course of four days, traveling through Missouri, Illinois and Texas.
5 Charged In Human Trafficking Case After 18 Immigrants Rescued In HoustonHouston police arrested five men in a human trafficking investigation for allegedly holding 18 Latin American immigrants for ransom, police said.
Governor Greg Abbott Coming To Dallas To Sign Bills To Combat Human Trafficking, Eliminate Rape Kit BacklogGovernor Abbott will sign five bills passed by the Texas Legislature during the session that ended last week.
Prosecutors: Texas Man Smuggled Immigrants Into The US In FurnitureIn all, 6 people were found in a plastic-wrapped dresser and sofa, now a Texas man is going to prison for human trafficking.
Irving Pair Arrested For Trafficking 15-Year-Old For ProstitutionDestiny Hansford, 20 and Dominique Parks, 29, are charged with trafficking a child and compelling prostitution.
3 Arrested In Tarrant County For Online Solicitation Of MinorsThe Tarrant County Sheriff's Department's Human Trafficking Unit arrested three men, one a registered sex offender, trying to meet up with children for sex.
6 Years For Texas Mom Who Sold Her Children To Settle Drug DebtA Texas woman has been sentenced to six years in prison after admitting selling three of her children to settle a drug debt.