Who would have imagined that nurses and doctors would fall into the same category as grocery store clerks and meatpacking workers? They all became essential workers, a term we used rarely before March. Of course, who would have imagined a worldwide pandemic would arrive on the shores of America, shutting
MINNEAPOLIS — Five years ago, Autumn Dillie worked at a treatment center where she saw a lack of cultural understanding when helping Native American patients. She met a woman in the beginning stages of recovery who had to ask a case manager for permission to smudge, a spiritual purification ceremony.
In complex investigations into sex trafficking, there’s a St. Paul police employee working behind the scenes to help investigators. Melissa Flod is an analyst who Police Chief Todd Axtell recently recognized as the department’s Civilian Employee of the Year. “The best way that I explain what I do is take
A mother has been charged with allegedly selling her child. A mother and an alleged sex worker have appeared at the Cala Magistrate’s Court on Monday accused of trafficking a newborn baby girl. According to the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), the women appeared briefly in court on Monday,
A Sacramento woman who had herself been forced into prostitution at a young age was formally sentenced on Thursday for her role in recruiting and grooming a 15-year-old girl who was forced into prostitution three years ago. Chantel Williams, 27, was introduced to the underage girl after the girl found
As police departments around the county re-examine their operations in light public protests and consider how to improve their missions to serve and protect the public, they can look to the City of Erlanger Police Department for an innovative program that has changed the police department’s relationship within the community