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September 14, 2017
Surge in Fargo sex ads thwarts undercover police sting; only 2 arrests made
FARGO – Fargo police arrested two men as part of a two-day sting aimed at people seeking sex with underage girls. It was a lower number than...
September 14, 2017 - 10:01pm
September 3, 2017
Hidden numbers: Accurate picture of trafficking during oil boom difficult, but agencies strive to recognize it
DICKINSON, N.D. — Darianne Johnson and her staff look back at the women who have come through the Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center in Dickinson and realize some of their clients were human trafficking victims. But at the height of the oil boom, most people didn't know...
September 3, 2017 - 6:00am
New ND anti-prostitution program for ‘johns’ has no takers so far
BISMARCK -- People convicted of buying sex have, since February, been eligible for a program to teach them about the harms of sex trafficking....
August 3, 2017 - 4:16pm
April 20, 2017
Husband of Canadian woman charged with human smuggling across border detained in Grand Forks jail
GRAND FORKS—The husband of a Canadian woman being charged with human smuggling is being held in the Grand Forks County Correctional Center,...
April 20, 2017 - 9:32pm
April 19, 2017
$825K approved for ND human trafficking victims
BISMARCK — North Dakota legislators found a way to provide $825,000 for human trafficking victim services, allowing programs established...
April 19, 2017 - 5:56pm
March 28, 2017
Deeper cuts proposed for human trafficking victim services
BISMARCK — The chairwoman of the state's anti-human trafficking task force says victim service programs could be in jeopardy under a funding...
March 28, 2017 - 6:31pm
February 18, 2017
'John School' program ready to educate ND buyers of sex
BISMARCK — People convicted of buying sex in North Dakota can now be sentenced to "John School." The University of Mary has completed the...
February 18, 2017 - 9:48am
Services for ND human trafficking victims at risk of being cut
BISMARCK — When "Kristin" arrived at the YWCA Cass Clay in Fargo last year after being a victim of sex trafficking for years, her mental...
February 18, 2017 - 8:07am
February 8, 2017
Lawsuits accuse online ad site of promoting child sex trafficking
NEW YORK — Backpage.com, an online classified advertising site accused by lawmakers of serving as a marketplace for child sex trafficking,...
February 8, 2017 - 8:36am
February 1, 2017
Heitkamp launches new podcast ‘The Hotdish’
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D. launched a new podcast called “The Hotdish” on Wednesday, interviewing anti-human trafficking...
February 1, 2017 - 6:23pm
January 31, 2017
Rise in calls to U.S. trafficking hotline reveals new types of abuse
An increase in the number of trafficking victims calling a U.S. helpline has uncovered new types of exploitation, including forced door-to-door...
January 31, 2017 - 1:13pm
January 30, 2017
Human trafficking workers make case to ND Legislature for funds
BISMARCK—Officials that work each day with victims of human trafficking told lawmakers on Monday that continued funding is needed despite...
January 30, 2017 - 7:17pm
January 10, 2017
Backpage.com shuts 'adult' section in face of government pressure
SAN FRANCISCO—The online classified advertising site Backpage.com abruptly shut its "adult" section on Monday, Jan. 9, yielding to a campaign...
January 10, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 23, 2016
Sex trafficking victims may push rescue away, U.S. experts say
BILLINGS, Mont.—Rick and Pat Freeland have cared for hundreds of troubled girls and women at their log cabin refuge deep in the Rocky Mountains, but there's one rule; they will only take two victims of sex trafficking at a time. Survivors of sex trafficking can be among the...
June 23, 2016 - 10:49am
June 11, 2016
Money to address ND human trafficking stalled
BISMARCK – Bureaucratic red tape has held up $1.25 million in state grant funding to help victims of human trafficking. State legislators...
June 11, 2016 - 7:34pm