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.
FBI Cracks Down On Super Bowl Sex TraffickingFor the first time in its efforts to crack down on sex trafficking during the Super Bowl, the FBI will try to reach out to women and girls selling sex in the run-up to the game to give them a way out and get them to turn against their traffickers.
2 Danville Residents Held On $4M Bail In Alleged Sex Trafficking Ring CaseTwo Danville residents who authorities allege led a large-scale sex trafficking ring are each being held on $4 million bail, a Contra Costa County deputy district attorney said Wednesday.
San Rafael Police Arrest Suspect For Sex-Trafficking Who Claims He's Bay Area Rapper 'Luzion'A traffic stop early Saturday morning led to the arrest of a local Bay Area rap artist on suspicion of trafficking a minor for sexual exploitation, San Rafael police said.
Oakland Man Accused Of Listing Teen On Sex Website Pleads Not GuiltyAn Oakland man who allegedly listed a teen girl for sex on a website and then was arrested when that site turned him in, pled not guilty Wednesday.
San Francisco Joins Federal Lawsuit Alleging Website Prostitutes Underage ChildrenSan Francisco has joined five other major U.S. cities in supporting a federal lawsuit against a prominent national website known for posting "escort" service advertisements and alleges they actually promote prostitution and the commercial sexual exploitation of children.
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.
Oakland Police Launch Website To Shame Pimps, Inform PublicIndividuals who have been arrested in Oakland for prostitution-related offenses and been charged by the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office will now be featured on the Oakland Police Department’s website.
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.
18 Arrested In Bay Area Massage Parlor RaidsAuthorities in Northern California said 18 people face dozens of felony charges, including pimping, after several massage parlors were shut down during a series of early-morning raids.
Marin City Man Arrested For Pimping Teenage RunawayThe Marin County Sheriff's Office arrested a Marin City man Tuesday on suspicion of human trafficking of a victim under the age of 18.
Oakland Hotels Once Plagued By Prostitution To Get New ManagementChanges are underway at two Oakland hotels known for sex trafficking and child prostitution and the city attorney is ready for a fresh start.