SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — While hundreds of businesses have crumbled under the weight of a lingering pandemic, one has unfortunately survived. “Sex trafficking is still happening during COVID,” WEAVE CEO Beth Hassett told FOX40 Tuesday. Hassett said in 2020 alone the organization responded to 304 victims of domestic and sexual abuse, most ofContinue Reading

Five men from El Paso were arrested last week in an online sting operation targeting the solicitation of minors and prostitution, authorities said. The online solicitation operation was run by the Texas Department of Public Safety working with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations. The operation took place Thursday and Friday.Continue Reading

The Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team reported 13 new cases and one new death Wednesday. The death was the county’s 39th since the pandemic’s beginning. It was of a 72-year-old man who was diagnosed with COVID-19 Nov. 20 and died Tuesday. Douglas County’s COVID-19 case numbers remain low compared withContinue Reading