Child sex trafficking: know the signs and how to help

Child sex trafficking: know the signs and how to help

Each year, hundreds of thousands of children go missing in the United States, according to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children. Of those who go missing, it is impossible to know how many are trapped in the sex trafficking, the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking said. “There are hundreds of thousands, and potentially […]

RIVERSIDE: 20 victims – many juveniles – saved from multi-state sex-trafficking ring

RIVERSIDE: 20 victims – many juveniles – saved from multi-state sex-trafficking ring

RIVERSIDE – Officials announced the arrest of an alleged pimp who has been charged with human-trafficking of a 16-year-old girl and advertising her services as a prostitute in multiple online publications. The man, identified as Lawrence Gunn Jr., 32, was arrested without incident Nov. 29, according to Riverside Sheriff’s Sergeant John Sawyer. The charge of […]