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May 3, 2018
SD man sent to prison on Rapid City to Chicago prostitution-related charge
May 3, 2018 - 10:29am
March 28, 2018
Self-help guru coerced followers into sex, branded women with cauterizing pen, feds say
March 28, 2018 - 7:07am
February 9, 2018
Hong Jing, 49, of Irvine, Calif., received an 8.5 year sentence on Feb. 9, 2018, for her role as one of the ring leaders in a sex-trafficking operation that spanned more than half the country. (Courtesy of the Washington County Sheriff's Office)
'Boss lady' in international sex trafficking sent to Minn. prison
February 9, 2018 - 7:44pm
February 7, 2018
Super Bowl sting: 26 nabbed for soliciting sex from minors, 7 for trafficking
February 7, 2018 - 8:33am
January 24, 2018
Law enforcement plans for sex trafficking issues around Super Bowl
January 24, 2018 - 1:45pm
December 4, 2017
Illustration by Troy Becker / Forum News Service
The reason some women are wearing dresses every day in December
December 4, 2017 - 7:37am
November 7, 2017
From left: Lawyers Colin Stretch, from Facebook; Sean Edgett, from Twitter; and Kent Walker, from Google, testify in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. After a bruising week before lawmakers, big internet companies relented to pressure and agreed to support a sex trafficking bill they had vehemently opposed for months. (Eric Thayer/The New York Times)
Internet companies drop opposition to bill targeting online sex trafficking
November 7, 2017 - 9:24am
July 18, 2017
Desiree Robinson, 16, was prostituted on Backpage.com in Chicago last year and was killed by an alleged client in December. Photo submitted by family.
Under attack, Backpage.com has its supporters as anti-trafficking tool. But many differ.
July 18, 2017 - 12:17pm
June 29, 2017
Rapid City man indicted for commercial sex trafficking
June 29, 2017 - 3:00pm
This is the Cottage Grove town home that was the site of a brutal brothel in the Twin Cities suburb.  Forum News Service photo
Prosecutors: 'Uber' of sex trafficking rings busted in Twin Cities; also stretched into ND
March 29, 2017 - 5:39pm
March 7, 2017
Anne Marie Lindgren, 46, of Little Canada was charged Friday, March 3, with one count of soliciting an individual to practice prostitution, one count of promoting prostitution and one count of receiving profits from prostitution. Photo courtesy of the Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office.
Charge: Minnesota woman forced developmentally disabled woman to be prostitute
March 7, 2017 - 9:10pm
February 23, 2017
DongZhu Jiang, 28, of Blaine, has been charged with five counts of sex trafficking in Washington County District Court. He was arrested Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 after picking up an alleged prostitute from a hotel in Maplewood. Photo courtesy of the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
February 23, 2017 - 9:23pm
Ireland passes law to make buying sex a crime
February 23, 2017 - 9:32am
February 12, 2017
Film exposes underworld of U.S. children sold online for sex
February 12, 2017 - 7:00am
November 16, 2016
Chamberlain nonprofit hopes to thwart sex trafficking in SD
November 16, 2016 - 4:52pm