Denton Man Convicted Of Trafficking 17-Year-Old Girl; Faces Up To Life In PrisonAccording to evidence presented at court, William Adam Jonathan Smith met and befriended the 17-year-old victim in the summer of 2019.
Police: Sex Trafficking Victim Jumped Out Of 18 Wheeler On Texas Highway To Escape CaptorsA female believed to be a sex trafficking victim jumped out of an 18 wheeler on a highway in Texas to escape her captors Wednesday evening, police said.
North Texas Group Looks To Combat Increase In Sex Trafficking During PandemicOne local nonprofit working to combat an increase in sex trafficking says the public's help is needed now more than ever.
Prostitution, Sex Trafficking Website That Took Over For Backpage Shut Down; Owner IndictedThe website CityXGuide.com was described by users as “taking over from where Backpage left off.”
Man Who Allegedly Ran Sex Trafficking Websites Being Extradited To Texas To Face Federal ChargesA California man was arrested for allegedly running international sex trafficking websites that included ads featuring children and earned him $21 million.
Governor Greg Abbott Pardons Human Trafficking Survivor Robbie Ann Hamilton, Lured Into Sex Trade As TeenGovernor Abbott explained the pardon was not just about Hamilton, but also sends a message to all victims of human trafficking that there is a "path to redemption."
Counseling Center CEO To Open Denton Safe House For Male Victims Of Sex TraffickingThe CEO of Ranch Hands Rescue Counseling Center and Animal Sanctuary in Denton has announced his plan to open a safe house that will exclusively cater to male victims of sex trafficking.
Southlake Restaurant Linked To Human Trafficking Operation In Dallas ReopensDragon House was closed in October after police found money from the Jade Spa was tied to accounts at the restaurant.
Fort Worth Child Trafficking Suspect Meshack Ominde Arrested, Out On BondFort Worth Police said, in October, Ominde picked up two 14-year-old girls who had run away from home.
Police Arrest, Charge Victoria Bautista For Alleged Sex Trafficking Of MinorsA 29-year-old woman was arrested and charged for allegedly sex trafficking two of her family members.
Dallas Police Share Pics From Inside Jade Spa Following Sex Trafficking BustMajor Max Geron's tweet included pictures of baggies of condoms, bottles of mouthwash, sleeping bags and mats on the floor and piles of people's luggage.