Washington, D.C. (October 20, 2020) Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf participates in an event opening the DHS Center for Countering Human Trafficking. Washington, D.C. (October 20, 2020) Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf participates in an event opening the DHS Center for Countering Human Trafficking. The U.S. government isContinue Reading

Several organizations and law enforcement agencies in Montgomery County have come together to launch a program aimed at helping child victims of sex trafficking. “To honor each child’s right to a future free of exploitation with proactive, expedient and collaborative trauma-responsive interventions,” is the mission statement the newly formed CareContinue Reading

WASHINGTON—U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Acting Secretary Chad Wolf announced Thursday the opening of the DHS Center for Countering Human Trafficking, the U.S. government’s first-ever integrated law enforcement operations center directly supporting federal criminal investigations, victim assistance efforts, intelligence analysis, and outreach and training activities related to human traffickingContinue Reading

The Scottish Parliament’s Cross-Party Group on Commercial Sexual Exploitation has launched an inquiry into websites being used for sexual exploitation. The group will investigate sexual exploitation advertising websites, which are websites dedicated solely or partly to advertising individuals for sexual exploitation. MSPs are concerned that laws allow website operators toContinue Reading