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.
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.
It was the third bust of a Central Florida sex-trafficking ring in as many days. Fed up, the leader of one law enforcement agency looked into television cameras and issued not a warning, but a promise.
Washington D.C., May 6, 2013 / 06:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News).-In a recent Virginia forum, U.S. Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Va.) highlighted the largely unknown problem of human trafficking within the United States, offering suggestions for how to fight “modern day slavery.”
"Mobile phones are playing a far more central role in this than we had ever thought," says Mark Latonero, co-author of the report, The Rise of Mobile and the Diffusion of Technology-Facilitated Trafficking.
DEPOK, Indonesia — When a 14-year-old girl received a Facebook friend request from an older man she didn't know, she accepted it out of curiosity. It's a click she will forever regret, leading to a brutal story that has repeated itself as sexual predators find new ways to exploit Indonesia's growing obsession with social media.
BUFFALO – Federal authorities announced on Friday that Kenneth Graham, 24, of Amherst, N.Y., was arrested and charged with sex trafficking of minors. The charge carries a mandatory minimum sentence of 10 years in prison, a maximum of life, and a $250,000 fine.
Two years ago Craigslist decided to shutter its controversial adult services listings -- which often carried thinly veiled prostitution ads.
Craigslist wasn't legally required to do so. Infact, the company had prevailed in litigation over the ads, with more than one court ruling that the federal Communications Decency Act immunmized Craigslist from liability.