Staying Safe: Tips for LGBTQ Youth for How to Protect Yourself and Your Community from Human Trafficking
While traffickers target many vulnerable populations, there are some particular circumstances or risk factors that human traffickers may try to exploit for their own profit, such as homelessness, o
Every day, powerful criminal networks and individual traffickers on both sides of the border recruit people for labor or sexual exploitation.
Across the United States, thousands of Latina women are prisoners of the sex trafficking industry in bars and cantinas. These women are victims of an underground sex economy, run by traffickers who go largely untouched.
Nearly 40% of homeless youth identify as LGBTQ, in comparison to 7% of the general population.
This statistics report provides 2015 data from the National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline, Polaris's BeFree Textline, and communications referencing overseas cases.