Prosecutors Rack Up Fresno County’s First Ever Human Labor Trafficking Conviction

Human Labor Trafficking is a type of trafficking that gets little attention yet is rampant throughout the world, including the United States.  Often, as in this story, official documents are withheld from the victims as collateral for a “loan”.  These victims, who come to this country looking for a better life, are soon indebted to their trafficker, a position that is hard to get out of.  To see a conviction for labor trafficking is indeed a victory for Fresno County, and California.  Read the full article here.   8/31/18