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Trump Creates New Position Dedicated to Fighting Human Trafficking

Trump Creates New Position Dedicated to Fighting Human Trafficking

BY BOWEN XIAO President Donald Trump on Friday signed an executive order on combating human trafficking, including the creation of a new White House position that will be dedicated to the task. Trump has made combating human trafficking a key goal of his administration and has often spoke publicly about the issue. He signed the executive order upon […]

Sacramento Man Sentenced to Nine Years for Human Trafficking

Sacramento Man Sentenced to Nine Years for Human Trafficking

James Arthur Powell (DOB 12/27/86), of Sacramento, was sentenced following a guilty plea to charges of human trafficking of a minor, pimping and pandering.  Four separate victims were alleged in the complaint. The charges stem from incidents on March 20, 2018, in Camarillo.  While assisting the Citrus Heights Police Department regarding a runaway juvenile, Ventura […]

WARNING issued from the Ventura County READY TO STOP Campaign | Summertime Means Child Predators Are On the Hunt

WARNING issued from the Ventura County READY TO STOP Campaign | Summertime Means Child Predators Are On the Hunt

Editor’s note: Information on this important topic can also be found at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security at the Blue Campaign | One Voice… One Mission… End Human Trafficking. (Ventura, Calif.) – What do malls, arcades and airports all have in common? A significant increase in youth population during summertime. While children and youth are […]

Human Trafficking Arrests for Exploitation of 16 Year Old Girl in Newbury Park

Human Trafficking Arrests for Exploitation of 16 Year Old Girl in Newbury Park

Ventura County Sheriff Department – Incident Press Release On June 12, 2019  the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office concluded a month long investigation that  led to the arrest of two suspects for Human Trafficking for their involvement in sexually trafficking  a 16 year old female in Ventura County. On May 22, 2019 the Riverside County Sheriff’s […]

Simi Valley Soroptimist Club Sponsors Human Trafficking Workshop: “I Will Not Be Sold”

Simi Valley Soroptimist Club Sponsors Human Trafficking Workshop:  “I Will Not Be Sold”

.   By Tim Pompey For many of us, human trafficking seems far removed from our world and our children. But with traffickers employing sophisticated recruiting techniques, particularly through the use of Internet technologies, trafficking’s influence is as close as a computer or iPhone. What’s more, some children may be involved secretly without any knowledge […]

Rubio and Warren Join Forces Against Working Folks

Rubio and Warren Join Forces Against Working Folks

  by Thomas L. Knapp In April, a year after its introduction in the US Senate by Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), the US House of Representatives passed the End Banking for Human Traffickers Act, “an act to increase the role of the financial industry in combating human trafficking.” Of four quick and […]

First They Came for Backpage

First They Came for Backpage

  By Thomas L. Knapp The First Amendment to the US Constitution is pretty clear: “Congress shall make no law … abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press …” The Communications Decency Act is similarly clear: “No provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker […]

Who Are the REAL Law-breakers in Brown’s, Newsom’s, Padilla’s, and Becerra’s California Sanctuary State?!

Who Are the REAL Law-breakers in Brown’s, Newsom’s, Padilla’s, and Becerra’s California Sanctuary State?!

  By Deborah Baber Savalla The San Diego Union-Tribune reported on Saturday, April 7, 2018 that a horse-trailer overturned on I-8. The good news is the people involved suffered only “minor to moderate” injuries and NO horses died. The REASON no horses died, however, is infuriating, alarming, sad, and heartbreaking. No horses died traveling in the […]

Camarillo | Human Trafficking – Aiding in Prostitution Arrest

Camarillo | Human Trafficking – Aiding in Prostitution Arrest

Ventura County Sheriff – Incident Press Release   On March 30th 2018, Camarillo’s Special Enforcement Unit and Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Special Crimes Unit followed up on a routine patrol call and discovered a female victim of human trafficking. A man was arrested for aiding in prostitution. On March 30th 2018, patrol units responded to a call […]

Human Trafficking Arrest: Suspect Under Arrest – 3 Juvenile 2 Adult Victims

Human Trafficking Arrest: Suspect Under Arrest – 3 Juvenile 2 Adult Victims

Ventura County Sheriff – Incident Press Release On March 20th and 21st 2018, detectives with the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office conducted an investigation that led to the arrest of one suspect and discovery of 3 juvenile and 2 adult human trafficking victims. On March 20, 2018, the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office received information from a Citrus […]

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