Free the Captives: Fighting Human Trafficking in Houston

Free the Captives Blog 

Browsing Archive: November, 2010

A Law Enforcement Sweep Picked up 69 Children Being Sold for Sex on the Internet, Street

Posted by Free the Captives on Monday, November 8, 2010, In : Domestic Trafficking 

http://abcnews.go.com/News/law-enforcement-child-prostitution-sweep-picks-69-children/story?id=12087740&page=2

Sixty-nine kids who were being sold for sex on the Internet and on street corners are in custody today after a nationwide "Innocence Lost" prostitution sweep.One girl picked up in the sweep was just 12 years old, authorities said.

The undercover, 40-city operation was conducted by the FBI and state and local law enforcement over the weekend. Sixteen juveniles were taken off the ...


Continue reading ...
 

Houston's illegal massage parlors just reopen with new names

Posted by Julie Waters on Monday, November 1, 2010, In : Houston sex trafficking 
http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/metropolitan/7272500.html
 

A blot Houston can't erase

Despite constant raids, illegal massage parlors just reopen with new names

By YANG WANG
HOUSTON CHRONICLE

Nov. 1, 2010, 8:02AM

It has been called VIP Spa, King Spa, Montage Massage & Day Spa and now, Du Soleil — although it has no sign marking it as a massage parlor, just some curtain-covered windows in a storefront strip mall and a red and blue light declaring it "OPEN."

On 14 visits to this ...


Continue reading ...
 
 

About Me


The Free the Captives blog is a compilation of news articles and posts from varying anti-human trafficking blogs and media. Subscribe to this blog through the RSS reader below as a way to stay updated and learn more about human trafficking.

 

Follow FreetheCaptives on Twitter
Custom Search