Apr 2019

Trucker Tuesday!

The South Carolina Trucking Association Safety Management & HR Council, Charleston Motor Carriers Association and the FMCSA spent time at the North Charleston and Wando Ports handing out Truckers Against Trafficking pocket cards to drivers exiting the facilities in an attempt to help educate more drivers in the importance of being aware. Thank you to the South Carolina Ports Authority for affording our partners this unique opportunity! Thank you to AAA Cooper Transportation, Liquid Box Inc, Premier

Over the course of one year, T.B. went from drinking alcohol with her friends to exchanging sex acts for crack cocaine, all because she had a father with a strong addiction to crack cocaine and a plan to use his family members to get it. In March 2015, Clark Wesley Betts, Jr., supplied his minor daughter, T.B., and her friends with alcohol at a birthday party.1 In early 2016, when


Apr 2019

TAT in Michigan!

On Monday, April 1st, SEG Automotive, one of the sponsors of Inland Kenworth’s Everyday Heroes truck, hosted a press conference and training to promote the work of the trucking industry to combat human trafficking. This event showcased the beautiful, top of the line Everyday Heroes truck: a 2019 Kenworth T680, built with help of sponsors from across the industry, which will be up for auction on May 17th with the

You don’t have to take a person’s passport to enslave her. There are countless ways to force unwilling women into the sex trade. It is not necessary to lure them from China and hide them in massage parlors they can’t leave. It is possible to trap them in plain sight, where most of us don’t see their plight or powerlessness. Let’s face it. Hardly anybody would have noticed the women