168 Minors Recovered in Sting

PORTLAND, Ore. — A massive crackdown on child sex trafficking across the country included arrests in Eugene and Portland. The FBI says it recovered one child sex trafficking victim and arrested 20 adult women on prostitution charges in Oregon. Overall, the sting took place in 106 cities. One hundred and sixty-eight minors were recovered. Two … Continue reading »

Partnering for Prosperity: Sex Trade Safe Houses

July 22, 2011 By Heather Hintze MAHARASHTRA, India — In India, three million women make their living as prostitutes, and nearly of third of those are under the age of 18. In Mumbai alone, there are more than 200,000 sex workers. For many of these women, their children end up becoming prostitutes as well because … Continue reading »