This is yet another despicable story, which shows that anyone can be a trafficker. Here’s the article. 10/5/18https://www.wcvb.com/article/group-home-worker-accused-of-selling-teen-in-program-for-sex/23614967
In the words of PATH’s consultant, John Vanek, “this is another example of inflated and meaningless numbers – numbers used by anti-trafficking organizations. Things like this can damage credibility of all organizations.” These figures were taken from the Trafficking in Persons Report, posted on our Resources Page, for your reference. Read the article here. 10/11/18.
A Lyon County Sheriff’s Office audit of four legal brothels in that area, indicate that many sex workers showed signs of human trafficking. It is disputed whether legal sex workers can be victims of human trafficking, but this article explores ways to make that determination. Read the full article here. 10/4/18
In nearby Daly City, this story tells of a family of four who ran a human trafficking ring out of their daycare and senior centers, demonstrating that human trafficking shows up in nearly every industry. Full story here. 9/7/18.
A truly inspiring story of a Nigerian woman, once trafficked, and now helping others. Read the full article here. 7/30/18