Two teens have been charged in a human trafficking investigation involving a 16-year-old girl. Police said a girl met two men through a mutual friend Saturday, July 2, who recruited her into the sex trade. The men allegedly took nude photos of her and posted them online to advertise her sexual services. Police said she was forced to work over three days out of a motel on Kingston Road, and

WORCESTER – Prosecutors said members of Worcester’s Kilby Street gang are preying on young women addicted to heroin and forcing them into prostituting themselves while giving the proceeds back to the gang. Jovani Delosantos, 23, was charged with six counts of human trafficking on Tuesday in Worcester Central District Court. Victoria Power, 20, was also charged with six counts of human trafficking. Assistant District Attorney Timothy Westerman detailed a months-long

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A Jacksonville woman is accused of using force and threats to traffick two women for sex over the course of two years. A federal indictment also accuses Shaquana Brookins, 31, of running a drug house in a room at an EconoLodge in Atlantic Beach. “The first thing that goes through my mind when I hear about this case is concern for victims and making sure that the victims are getting


Jul 2016

Trucker Tuesday!