Sex Trafficking in Maine

We’d like to think that sort of thing – sex trafficking – doesn’t happen in Maine…But these crimes are actually on the rise in our state, and you may be shocked to find out where.

Sex trafficking by definition is a form of slavery. And recent reports show there are more slaves in the world today than anytime in history. Calls to the National Human Trafficking Resource Center Hotline originating from Maine have increased by more than 50% in recent years and they’re coming from everywhere.

Learn more in Joy Hollowell’s WABI News articles: Sex Trafficking in Maine, Part 1 and Sex Trafficking in Maine, Part 2

 

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