Public Art Installation Denouncing Sex Trafficking, Forced Labor Set To Debut In San JoseA new art display being unveiled Monday in San Jose is meant to draw awareness regarding human trafficking and forced labor.
Alameda County DA Unveils Billboard Campaign Against Child Sex TraffickingAlameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley launched a public awareness campaign that's aimed at confronting what she described as an epidemic of human trafficking and the sexual exploitation of children.
Three Charged In Brutal Contra Costa County Sex Trafficking RingThree Northern California men are facing charges in what prosecutors say was a brutal sex trafficking ring in which women were raped and beaten and one was branded with a clothes iron.
Child Sex Trafficking Targeted In New Campaign On Oakland BillboardsBillboards and posters bearing the faces of former child sex trafficking victims and the stories of how they escaped a life of sexual exploitation will be popping up around Oakland as part of an extensive public awareness campaign.
Prosecutors Gather In Oakland To Combat Child Sex TraffickingHundreds of west coast law enforcement prosecutors and service providers are gathering in Oakland this week to compare notes on how to best combat human trafficking.
East Bay Lawmaker Seeks To Change Child Sex Trafficking LawsA bill before the California legislature would change how sex traffickers could be prosecuted for crimes involving children.