A History of Human Trafficking Prevention Month in the United States

A History of Human Trafficking Prevention Month in the United States

Since 2010, January marks a national, month-long awareness event to educate Americans on the realities of human trafficking. Often, people are unexposed to the fact that trafficking is a prominent global problem, and this situation allows perpetrators to excel. Even for those who know about modern slavery, it is hard to believe a crime of its magnitude occurs in an industrialized county.

New District Attorney in Orange County | What it means for anti-trafficking advocates

New District Attorney in Orange County | What it means for anti-trafficking advocates

The result of the latest election unseats Tony Rackauckas and his 20-year tenure as the District Attorney of Orange County. It is to be determined how Todd Spitzer will change the leadership the OCDA to combat human trafficking. In the past, he served as Statewide Chairman of Marsy’s Law to secure victim rights and worked as an OC Deputy and Assistant DA where he claimed to have dealt with cases involving human trafficking.

Fundraising Toolkit for #GivingTuesday

Fundraising Toolkit for #GivingTuesday

Be the first to know about our latest campaign to support the freedom journey of local sex trafficking survivors. Take the lead as an advocate and inspire your community to make a difference.

Reports of Human Trafficking in California Up 842 Percent Since Creation of Hotline

Reports of Human Trafficking in California Up 842 Percent Since Creation of Hotline

California continues to be a hotspot for human trafficking and in particular, sex trafficking. According to the Washington Examiner, since the creation of the National Human Trafficking Hotline, reported cases of human trafficking, much of which includes sex trafficking, have gone up 842 percent. In a shocking graphic, California dominates other states in prevalence of reported human trafficking cases.