Sandre Swanson

State Assemblyman Sandre Swanson, D-Oakland, has introduced several bills aimed and combating commercial sexual exploitation of children.  has (Sandre Swanson)

Quan Appoints Sandre Swanson As Oakland’s Deputy Mayor

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan announced Friday that she has appointed termed-out state Assemblyman Sandre Swanson, D-Oakland, to become her deputy mayor.


”Wall of Shame” outside the vice and child exploitation unit at the Oakland Police Department’s headquarters includes more than 100 photos of suspects the team has put behind bars. (BCN)

California Lawmakers Creating Policy To Target Child Prostitution

California lacks a unified response to human trafficking but several Bay Area officials are making inroads in protecting exploited children and prosecuting their attackers.

CBS San Francisco–08/10/2011


East Bay Lawmaker Seeks To Change Child Sex Trafficking Laws

A bill before the California legislature would change how sex traffickers could be prosecuted for crimes involving children.