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March 7, 2017
Anne Marie Lindgren, 46, of Little Canada was charged Friday, March 3, with one count of soliciting an individual to practice prostitution, one count of promoting prostitution and one count of receiving profits from prostitution. Photo courtesy of the Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office.
Charge: Minnesota woman forced developmentally disabled woman to be prostitute
March 7, 2017 - 9:10pm
February 23, 2017
DongZhu Jiang, 28, of Blaine, has been charged with five counts of sex trafficking in Washington County District Court. He was arrested Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 after picking up an alleged prostitute from a hotel in Maplewood. Photo courtesy of the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
February 23, 2017 - 9:23pm
February 15, 2017
Actor Ashton Kutcher arrives at the 23rd Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles Jan., 29, 2017. Mario Anzuoni / Reuters
Tech is way to fight trafficking, actor Kutcher tells Washington
February 15, 2017 - 2:07pm
February 12, 2017
Film exposes underworld of U.S. children sold online for sex
February 12, 2017 - 7:00am
November 16, 2016
Nonprofit hopes to thwart sex trafficking in SD
November 16, 2016 - 8:44pm
October 7, 2016
Carl Ferrer is pictured in this photo from his driver's license. Ferrer, the chief executive of advertising website Backpage.com, was arrested on Thursday on criminal charges including pimping, as authorities investigate the company which has been accused of facilitating sex trafficking of minors. Texas Attorney General’s Office/Handout via REUTERS   ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Heitkamp lauds arrest of Backpage.com CEO
October 7, 2016 - 4:07pm
August 25, 2016
Eight men arrested in sex trafficking crackdown in SD
August 25, 2016 - 10:12pm
June 23, 2016
Sex trafficking victims may push rescue away, U.S. experts say
June 23, 2016 - 10:49am
June 21, 2016
WDAY reporter Kevin Wallevand and photgrapher traveled to Williston several times to report and shoot "Trafficked," which recently won an Edward R. Murrow award. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
WDAY-TV wins national Edward R. Murrow award for ‘Trafficked’ documentary
June 21, 2016 - 6:30pm
June 19, 2016
Omdahl: Hoops, red tape bog down sex trafficking fight
June 19, 2016 - 12:00am
February 27, 2016
After the trauma of sex trafficking, women struggle to cope
February 27, 2016 - 9:24pm
February 18, 2016
‘Despicable’ sex trafficker gets 33 years in prison
February 18, 2016 - 9:51am
February 6, 2016
Sex trafficking victim says police ‘failed me’
February 6, 2016 - 8:41pm
December 26, 2015
‘John school’ law aimed at sex trafficking takes effect Jan. 1
December 26, 2015 - 12:01am
December 17, 2015
Sex trafficking expert Erin Wirsing makes a list of the needs that are met and neglected for child victims while in the illicit industry Thursday at the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge. (Press Photo by Andrew Wernette)
Expert provides advice to local public workers on sex-trafficked children
December 17, 2015 - 11:06pm