- Man sentenced to life in prison for sex trafficking minors Updated: Nov-24-15 6:33 pm
SAVANNAH, Georgia - A federal judge has sentenced a Savannah man to life in prison for his role in forcing minors into prostitution
- Hearing in Jackson County human trafficking case delayed Updated: Nov-24-15 11:37 am
GULFPORT, Mississippi - The manager of a St. Martin spa speaks little English and needs an interpreter before federal authorities can move forward with her detention hearing.
- Nestle confirms labor abuse among its Thai seafood suppliers Updated: Nov-23-15 6:23 pm
WASHINGTON - Impoverished migrant workers in Thailand are sold or lured by false promises and forced to catch and process fish that ends up in global food giant Nestle SA's supply chains.
- Mexico, US arrest 8 in binational sex-trafficking ring Updated: Nov-20-15 7:07 pm
MEXICO CITY - Mexican and U.S. authorities say eight people have been arrested in an international trafficking ring that forced women and underage girls into prostitution.
- Brooklyn men indicted in Vermont on sex trafficking charges Updated: Nov-18-15 2:10 pm
BURLINGTON, Vermont - A federal grand jury in Vermont has handed down indictments on two New York men accused of forcing women into prostitution in connection with a large drug conspiracy.
- Man receives 15-year sentence in human trafficking case Updated: Nov-18-15 10:05 am
ROANOKE, Virginia - A Franklin County man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison on human trafficking charges involving a woman who was forced into prostitution.
- Woman who held disabled people captive gets life in prison Updated: Nov-05-15 2:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA - A woman who kept mentally disabled adults captive in the basement of a Philadelphia home and in other states for their disability checks was sentenced Thursday to life in prison.
- Man convicted of human trafficking gets 20 years in prison Updated: Nov-05-15 3:02 am
WILMINGTON, North Carolina - A Wilmington man has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison after his conviction for human trafficking.
- Arkansas woman pleads guilty to sex-trafficking of children Updated: Nov-04-15 2:15 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - An Arkansas woman has pleaded guilty to one charge of sex-trafficking children after state police said she forced an underage girl into prostitution.
- Woman, boyfriend accused of forcing teen into prostitution Updated: Nov-04-15 5:02 am
SEATTLE - Authorities have arrested a Seattle woman and her boyfriend on suspicion of forcing the woman's 17-year-old relative into prostitution.
- Man accused of forcing women, minor into prostitution pleads Updated: Oct-31-15 4:18 pm
EASTON, Pennsylvania - A Pennsylvania man accused of forcing women and a minor to work in a prostitution ring he called "the program" has pleaded guilty to sex trafficking charges.