Nebraska cracking down on sex trafficking

Jeanet Ingalls is working on a series of fundraisers in an effort to raise $10,000 to train police departments in handling and identifying human trafficking victims. Shown in her studio on North Street in Pittsfield Ingalls said she uses her art to filte

The trafficking of people is an global epidemic. But spotting the problem and prosecuting the offenders is very hard.

In the afternoon, Beshear and his wife, Britainy, visited the Kristy Love Foundation and Women of the Well's House of Esther to deliver in-kind items donated by staff from the Office of the Attorney General to benefit victims of human trafficking. "And the reason that they do that is we are increasingly facing a drug epidemic in this state". But that definition only applies for adults. When a child's body is being sold, it's abuse and rape, period. However the experts say that Human Trafficking victims can be of any age, race, gender, nationality, and come from any socio-economic group. Enough Is Enough (EIE), a non partisan/ non-profit organization, is an organization on a mission to make the internet safer for children and families.

The first ad, which is debuting this week, for example, reads: "Sex Traffickers Love Technology Too", and depicts a teen using her phone.

All videos and additional resources will be available at the FSPA web site.

"The bottom line is teens and children are trafficked while attending school", said Genice Jacobs of Abolitionist Mom and creator of the campaign.

"There isn't just one stereotype of someone who is being trafficked or just one stereotype of a person who is doing the trafficking".


To date, PennDOT has trained more than 500 employees to notice signs of potential trafficking situations through a project to modernize driver and vehicle services operation called GO-TIME. Mr. D'Souza had never heard of human trafficking and specifically never of labor trafficking.

They are hoping to add more content as the year progresses. Human-trafficking is believed to be the third-largest criminal activity in the world and is a form of human slavery that must be addressed. He said, 'You want to die? I was literally born into human trafficking.

Experts say anyone can play a role in preventing human trafficking but people often don't know what to look for or what questions to ask.

"This is a human life that we are referring to". We take you in individually so that there is no one in there trying to answer for you.

But standing up for kids can be a bit of an uphill battle. He agreed and she checked into a local center providing services to victims. So prevention is key.

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