The Human Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) defines human trafficking as the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring or receipt of persons by improper means (such as force, abduction, fraud or coercion) for an improper purpose including forced labor sexual exploitation.
Do you know that there are different categories of human trafficking?
They are foreign, domestic, gang controlled, pimp controlled, familial, survival, rural, urban, sex and labor. All of them have one thing in common; the victim feels helpless and is forced to comply with the demands of the traffickers. The best defense is to recognize the RED FLAGS that indicate you may be vulnerable to being exploited before it is too late. Find out more about the RED FLAGS