Sex Trafficking in the Community

Tell Your Girls: Use anything you have to fight off an abductor!

Tell Your Girls:  Use anything you have to fight off an abductor!
See how these four brave young girls fought off an abductor with hot coffee and a lot of courage! https://globalnews.ca/news/4387049/michigan-girl...

You May Be Surprised: Who Are Trafficking Consumers?

Buyers of sex via human trafficking are mostly white, middle aged, married men with money, according to new research released by the Universit...

Native American Women Describe How They Survived Sex Trafficking

Native American Women Describe How They Survived Sex Trafficking
All victims have a back story, and many begin in childhood.  Learn how this woman was trafficked into prostitution and how she fought her way out.  “I want to go to school, to be something, to help other young women or girls or even men that need helping to get out of the life,” she said. “I hope for something to change, for drugs to change in our lives, for our families to change.”

Trafficked Victim Who Was SOLD at Age 15

Trafficked Victim Who Was SOLD at Age 15

Megyn Kelly interviews a young woman who was sold into trafficking when she was just 15.  Connect a face to a victim of this $32 billion national industry and global human injustice. She came from a good family, was involved in sports and music, and excelled in school.  One bad report card caused her to run away from home, and then her life spiraled into a downward slide of servitude and abuse. Fortunately for her, she was rescued out of that bondage, and is now committed to helping others.

 

The Link Safe Harbour Program

The Link Safe Harbour Program
Learn more about The Link's Safe Harbour Program, which provides a continuum of services for sexually exploited youth, including crisis intervention, safe housing, counseling, mental health therapy, family reunification counseling, support services and education - all designed to help youth heal from the trauma of being trafficked and help them achieve positive goals they have for themselves and their futures.

Bipartisan Efforts Are Rewarded

Bipartisan Efforts Are Rewarded
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/republicans-and-democrats-just-did-something-big-together/2018/04/11/38e90810-3cef-11e8-974f-aacd97698cef_s...

Stop The Trafficking Run June 9th, 2018

Stop The Trafficking Run June 9th, 2018
https://www.stopthetraffickingrun.org/ Hope you can join with us from SisterSquad to participate in this year's "Stop The Trafficking 5K Run" in E...

Anonymous Poem Written By Someone In The Life

Glow It's the money I need, the bills need to get paid. I didn't know in the process my soul shall fade. I am trapped and lost and don't know how t...

Police Go On Offense During Super Bowl

https://www.twincities.com/2018/02/20/police-go-on-offense-during-super-bowl-nab-94-men-in-sex-trafficking-stings/ Updated numbers include 94 arres...

Washington County Alone Arrests 18, Recovers Victims

A total of 67 arrests were made throughout the Twin Cities metro area during the 10-day sting operation involving 104 officers from across the coun...

Leading the Charge Against Sex Trafficking

Excerpt Minneapolis Star Tribune January 30th, 2018 Amanda Koonjbeharry has long had a passion for fighting the good fight. Which is why the soft-s...

Oasis for Youth Needs Gift Visa Cards, Financial Support

Super Bowl 52The Super Bowl is coming to Minneapolis!While we, unfortunately, won't be cheering for our home team, the weekend will still be full o...