Sacramento Pimp Indicted for Trafficking Underage Girls

Posted: May 10, 2012 | U.S. Attorney’s Office

“Marquist Piere Bradford, 26, of Chicago, has been brought back to Sacramentoto face charges of sex trafficking of children by force, fraud, or coercion.”

Link: www.fbi.gov/sacramento

Florida Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for Sex Trafficking of Minors and Production of Child Pornography

Posted: May 7, 2012 | Department of Justice

“James Mozie of Oakland Park, Fla., was sentenced today to life in prison on charges of sex trafficking of minors and production of child pornography”

Link: www.justice.gov

State Department Revises Foreign Student Job Program After Abuse Complaints

Posted: May 4, 2012  | By Julia Preston

“The State Department, responding to a wave of complaints from foreign students about abuses under a summer cultural exchange program, issued new rules on Friday significantly revising the types of jobs the students can do, prohibiting them from most warehouse, construction, manufacturing and food-processing work.”

Link: www.nytimes.com

US revamps student work-visa program after abuses

Posted: May 4, 2012 | By Holbrook Mohr, Associated Press

“JACKSON, Miss.(AP) — The State Department announced major changes Friday to one of its premier cultural-exchange programs following an investigation by The Associated Press that found widespread abuses.”

Link: www.google.com/hostednews

Man Indicted for Forced Labor and Sex Trafficking of Women Forced to Work as Prostitutes in Orange County

Posted: May 01, 2012 | FBI Los Angeles

“A Long Beach man was arraigned Monday in federal court after being indicted by a federal grand jury with sex trafficking and forced labor in connection with coercing women to engage in prostitution.”

Link: www.fbi.gov/losangeles

On Eagles Wings Ministries Update

Another rescue at our Outreach Call Center

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Secret Service scandal sheds light on sex tourism in Latin America

Posted: April 17, 2012 | By Sara Miller Llana

“Large events like theSummitof the Americas and upcoming Olympic games inBrazil can drive up the demand for prostitution and sex trafficking.”

Link: www.csmonitor.com

Memphis Man Found Guilty of Child Sex Trafficking and Firearms Offenses

Posted: Friday, April 6, 2012 | By: Department of Justice

“Mabon, 23, of Memphis, was found guilty yesterday of child sex trafficking, attempted child sex trafficking and conspiracy to commit child sex trafficking for his role in advertising a 15-year-old girl for prostitution on the website backpage.com on April 16, 2011. He also was found guilty of being a felon in possession of ammunition.”

Link: www.justice.gov

Aryan Brotherhood of Texas Gang Member Convicted in Houston of Racketeering Charges

Posted: Wednesday, March 21, 2012 | Department of Justice

‘WASHINGTON- Aryan Brotherhood of Texas (ABT) gang member David Harlow was found guilty today by Senior U.S. District Judge Ewing Werlein Jr. in Houston of racketeering aggravated assault and conspiracy to commit racketeering aggravated assault for his role in the 2008 beating of a gang prospect.”

Link: www.justice.gov

Georgia Man Sentenced to 17 Years in Prison for Sex Trafficking of a Minor

Posted: Wednesday, March 21, 2012 | By Department of Justice

“WASHINGTON– An Atlantaman was sentenced today to 17 years in prison and 10 years of supervised release for sex trafficking of a minor, announced Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia Sally Quillian Yates.”

Link: www.justice.gov