By Ernie Allen, Special for CNN
Editor’s note: Ernie Allen in the president and CEO of the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children, a global organization to protect children from sexual exploitation and abduction.
Andrea was 14 years old the first time a voice over the Internet told her to take off her clothes.
"I was so embarrassed because I don't want others to see my private parts," she said.
Authorities say a nationally-known sporting event is bringing human trafficking to the Omaha metro.
Investigators said, during the College World Series, women and girls are specifically brought into the area because major sporting events equal high demand for prostitutes.
A Hopkins High School senior faces felony charges that she prostituted one of her cheerleading teammates — a 16-year-old girl who receives special education services.
Montia Marie Parker, 18, of Maple Grove will appear in Hennepin County District Court next week to face charges of sex trafficking and promoting prostitution.
”The Florida Police Chief’s are committed to do what it takes to end human trafficking in our state,” said Walter McNeil.
In a new training course, officers will be taught how to spot human trafficking victims.
Ashley Onysko, 23, along with Jeremy Mack, 37, of Elyria, were charged in the human trafficking case after allegedly forcing a 16-year-old girl and 19-year-old woman to have sex for money, said Stephen D.