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Opinion: Texas should target ATMs used in sex trafficking
Requiring business owners to register privately-owned ATMS will give officials another tool in investigating human trafficking cases.
Five in Houston Face Charges in Suspected Case of Human Smuggling
Police officers in Houston responded to a kidnapping tip on Friday and found nearly 100 undocumented people crammed into a house, according to the authorities.
Texas lawmaker targets unregulated ATMs to fight human trafficking
State Rep. Senfronia Thompson, a Houston Democrat, filed legislation to establish a registry for white label ATMs in an attempt to cut off the cash flow for human trafficking operations.
Houston man charged with sex trafficking a minor in Florida
A Houston man is accused of traveling to Florida to drop a young girl off at a hotel to engage in prostitution, officials said. On Thursday, Acting U.S. Attorney Karin Hoppman announced that Jamel ...
Texas bill aims to crack down on human trafficking
A bill being proposed in Austin would raise the age of people allowed to work and enter strip clubs from 18 to 21. It's known as the SMART Act, and advocates say is aimed at curbing sex trafficking.
How the Pandemic Drives the Rise in Human Trafficking
Experts say that traffickers have been able to exploit economic anxieties fueled by COVID, while using the Internet to advertise, recruit and exploit their victims. A new report tracks the “hot spots” ...
Authorities fear missing teenage girl is a victim of sex trafficking in Texas
Kristen Galvan was only 15 years old when she was allegedly lured out of her grandmother's home in Spring, Texas ... danger. “Because Kristen is a possible victim of human trafficking, this ...
Push for new laws to keep human trafficking suspects in Texas behind bars
Jacque Adams, wanted on 4 charges in Harris County, was indicted on 6 more while out on bond. Imani Cole has 3 warrants, including human trafficking of a child.
Four sentenced to federal prison in East Texas meth, firearms trafficking ring
Four members of an East Texas methamphetamine ... of a drug trafficking crime. Williams was sentenced to seven years in federal prison. Larry “Boogati” Demontrie Mock, 39, of Houston, entered ...
Texas family charged in alleged sex trafficking ring at Houston bar
A middle-aged Houston mom, two of her adult ... A complete list of danger signs is available at the Human Trafficking Hotline website. U.S. Customs and Border Protection says one in four victims ...
Texas bill aims to crack down on human trafficking by using ATMs
AUSTIN, Texas (KWTX ... a bill that would crack down on human trafficking using automatic teller machines. State Rep. Senfronia Thompson from Houston proposed House Bill 2629, which would ...
Texas GOP rep tells 'FOX News Primetime' Biden 'complicit' in human trafficking across US-Mexico border
The Biden administration is "aiding and abetting in the crime of human trafficking ... it's dangerous to the American people. As a sheriff [in Fort Bend County, Texas], I saw it firsthand ...