All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘sex trafficking’

FBI Arrests 150 In Massive Sex-Trafficking Crackdown

A massive three-day, multi-agency law enforcement operation has resulted in the arrest of 150 people on charges of sex trafficking, according to the FBI. The operation – dubbed Operation Cross Country 7 – was led by the FBI, but involved the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children as well as state and local law enforcement agencies in 76 cities …

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Minnesota Cheerleader Charged For Pimping Fellow Student

A Minnesota high school cheerleader now faces sex trafficking charges after allegedly playing madam for a younger student. According to an Associated Press report, 18-year-old Montia Marie Parker of Maple Grove, Minnesota has been charged with sex trafficking and promoting prostitution. The girl is accused of driving a 16-year-old fellow student to Johns’ houses for oral sex, and is alleged …

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Google Targets Cartels, Sex Trafficking With New Google Ideas Initiative

Google Ideas, Google’s initiative that “convenes unorthodox stakeholders, commissions research, and seeds initiatives to explore the role that technology can play in tackling some of the toughest human challenges,” is now taking on illicit networks. There are many kinds of “illicit networks” operating around the world, most of which have devastating effects on those involved. Things like organ trafficking, sex …

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