• It Happens In The Bay Area.

    And you can help stop it.

Authorities recovered two victims, including a 17-year-old, during Operation Cross Country XI SAN FRANCISCO — An annual effort to recover victims of child prostitution and draw attention to the problem of sex trafficking culminated in the arrests of four pimps and the rescue of two victims in the Bay Area, the Federal Bureau of Investigation […]

A passenger on a Southwest Airlines flight to San Jose was busted on suspicion of attempted child molestation after a woman sitting in a row behind him read suspicious large-font texts he was composing on his smartphone and tipped off the flight crew, officials said Thursday. Read More

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (KCRA) — Eleven people from across Northern California were arrested in connection with a sex trafficking sting in Roseville, law enforcement officials said Friday. Roseville Police Department, in partnership with the Placer County Special Investigation Unit, conducted a “john sting” hoping to catch anyone involved in prostitution and discourage others from participating. Read […]

BURLINGAME — Matthew Graves, the first person ever to be convicted of human trafficking by a San Mateo County jury, was sentenced Friday to 34 years to life in prison, prosecutors said. In February, Graves, 29, of Berkeley, was found guilty of four felonies: pimping of a minor, pandering of a minor, human trafficking of […]

MARTINEZ — James Vernon Joseph Jr. has worn many hats in life: A stripper, a car salesman, a club promoter, and — most infamously — he ran a prostitution ring with clients all over the country. Read More

Let’s rid the Bay Area of sex trafficking.

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