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.
Man Arrested In California For Allegedly Sexually Assaulting Underage Stepdaughter In North TexasLewisville detectives learned of multiple years of sexual assault involving the underage victim and that the suspect, Christopher Allan Boyer, tried to get the victim to move to California.
Irving Police Draw Attention To Human Sex Trafficking With Red 'X'Irving Police took to Twitter on Thursday to raise awareness about human trafficking.
Senator Cornyn On Government Shutdown: 'This Needs To Come To An End'U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) was in Dallas Tuesday to discuss a new law that cracks down on human traffickers and helps their victims.
North Texas Couple Found Guilty Of Forced Labor For Keeping Young Girl As 'Slave'Mohamed Toure and Denise Cros-Toure could spend decades in prison.
Feds: Agents Liberated Dozens Of Women Sold For Sex In Dallas After Undercover Sting Operation Federal prosecutors said agents recently liberated dozens of women who were sold for sex in Dallas after an undercover sting operation.
Delaware Attorney General Moves To Shut Down Backpage LLCsDelaware's attorney general has moved to dissolve the limited liability companies behind Backpage.com, a classified ad website whose listings included sexual services.
Violent Pimp Sentenced To Life Behind Bars For Sex Trafficking ChildrenWhen one victim dozed off in a motel room, Nash dragged her out of bed and slammed her head into a toilet, cracking the seat with her skull.
Joint Law Enforcement Operation Nets 13 North Texas Men Caught Allegedly Soliciting Sex From MinorsThe operation focused on men who believed they were communicating online with children under the age of 17 in a sexually explicit manner with the intent to meet with children and engage in sexual intercourse.
Texas Couple Indicted, Accused Of Enslaving Guinean Girl For 16 YearsA Southlake couple accused of enslaving a Guinean girl for 16 years has been indicted on federal charges that include forced labor.
Patchwork Of Programs Serve Child Sex-Trafficking VictimsThe need for long-term and specialized care to treat child sex-trafficking victims is increasing as the focus across the U.S. shifts from punishment to treatment.