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Human trafficking

July 26, 2018
Members of the Nisswa and Baxter Lions clubs look on as Leighton Straight of Leighton Straight House Moving moves equipment to prepare for a house raising southwest of Brainerd on County Highway 2, the site of a new Freedom Ranch facility. The Rising Hope Foundation will establish the building as housing for sex trafficking victims. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
Freedom Ranch for trafficking victims under construction in Brainerd
July 26, 2018 - 6:38pm
April 17, 2018
Truckers being trained in helping to spot human trafficking
April 17, 2018 - 6:28pm
March 21, 2018
U.S. Senate passes bill aimed at sex trafficking websites
March 21, 2018 - 7:42pm
March 1, 2018
Capt. Derek Prestridge of the Texas Department of Public Safety developed a program to help patrol officers recognize the signs of child trafficking. Photo for The Washington Post by Tamir Kalifa
Police are trained to spot drunken driving and drug trafficking - why not child trafficking, too?
March 1, 2018 - 4:45am
February 2, 2018
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune

Jen Johnson, the executive director of Safe Avenues, wants the attention put on those buying sex, in an attempt to dry up demand.
Fighting back against human trafficking: Kandiyohi County advocates say it happens 'in our backyard'
February 2, 2018 - 10:53pm
January 12, 2018
Kandiyohi County task force to host film, discussion on trafficking
January 12, 2018 - 6:22am
December 4, 2017
Illustration by Troy Becker / Forum News Service
The reason some women are wearing dresses every day in December
December 4, 2017 - 7:37am
September 3, 2017
Hidden numbers: Accurate picture of trafficking during oil boom difficult, but agencies strive to recognize it
September 3, 2017 - 6:00am
June 29, 2017
19 arrested in Minnesota human trafficking sting; 10 victims rescued, officials say
June 29, 2017 - 9:35pm
June 12, 2017
Michael Robert Zeug, 45, of Walnut Grove
Updated: Three arrested in Redwood County sex trafficking sting, including Walnut Grove police chief
June 12, 2017 - 5:02pm
June 1, 2017
Lili Huang
Minnesota woman admits to beating, starving, treating nanny like slave
June 1, 2017 - 3:52pm
April 20, 2017
Michelle and Victor Omoruyi. (Facebook/ CBC)
Husband of Canadian woman charged with human smuggling across border detained in Grand Forks jail
April 20, 2017 - 9:32pm
February 8, 2017
Lawsuits accuse online ad site of promoting child sex trafficking
February 8, 2017 - 8:36am
January 31, 2017
Rise in calls to U.S. trafficking hotline reveals new types of abuse
January 31, 2017 - 1:13pm
January 10, 2017
Backpage.com shuts 'adult' section in face of government pressure
January 10, 2017 - 10:31pm
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