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.
DPD Takes Down Illicit Massage Business For Alleged Prostitution, Sex TraffickingEarlier this year, the Dallas Police Vice Unit began investigating possible prostitution and human trafficking at the Jade Spa.
Texas Teen Dies By Suicide After Being Rescued From Sex Trafficking RingA 15-year-old girl died by suicide last week in Houston and her family believes it was because she was a sex trafficking victim.
Collin County Couple Indicted In Sex Trafficking RingA federal grand jury indicted a Plano couple in a widespread sex trafficking ring this week.
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.
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.
Man Wanted For Multiple Counts Of Sex Trafficking Arrested In Fort WorthA man wanted out of Memphis for multiple counts of sex trafficking was located and arrested Wednesday night in Fort Worth.
Study: Child Sex Trafficking Victims Not Who You Think They AreA new study of child sex trafficking in Texas finds that victims are not adequately identified, enter and exit victimization multiple times, and are exploited most of their lives.