Trafficking on the Plains
Speaker to Address Dangers of Trafficking
August 3, 2022
It's cast as a personal crime in the movies, and it is, and often as a web with more arms than can be imagined, which is also likely.
Human trafficking is defined by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services as a form of modern day slavery. It is viewed in primarily one of two areas: sex trafficking and labor trafficking. The DHHS defines sex trafficking as “recruiting, harboring, transporting, providing, or obtaining a person for a commercial sex act that is induced by force, fraud, or coercion. When the victim is under 18, no force, fraud, or coercion is necessary.”