Lake County women convene sex trafficking task force

September 12, 2013 at 9:55 am in Lake County News-Chronicle

According to the FBI and the US Department of Labor, incidences of human and sex trafficking have reached all-time high levels worldwide, with Minnesota among the states showing some of the most alarming rates in the nation. In northern Minnesota, victims’ advocacy groups have noted that local women as young as in their early teens are being lured or coerced to the Twin Cities and beyond to be sold for sex. Continue Reading