Rescuing Girls From Sex Traffickers

New Law Targets Sex Trafficking. It Could Also Hit Online Dating

The Wall Street Journal The legitimate platforms say they already prevent prostitution through a variety of measures. But online sexual advances are hard to police, because those peddling sex often use code words or images. Read the full story

Case Solved: 16-Year Old San Mateo Girl Found In LA

This Summer An Underage Girl Went Missing in San Mateo County. We Found Her. She was in high school when a man lured her away. He told her she was pretty, he loved her, he would buy her nice things….. Girls who go missing are, more often than not, kidnapped for commercial sexual exploitation. Special […]

Case Solved: Man Arrested In San Bruno For Selling Sex

He Made Money Selling Young Women For Sex. We Hope He Comes Up With A Better Business Plan In Jail. Special Operations works very closely with The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office on sex trafficking. So, when a tip came in that a man was selling young women for sex out of a house in […]

Trump signs ‘FOSTA’ bill targeting online sex trafficking, enables states and victims to pursue websites

President Trump signed a bill Wednesday that gives federal and state prosecutors greater power to pursue websites that host sex-trafficking ads and enables victims and state attorneys general to file civil lawsuits against those sites. Addressing the victims and family members in attendance, the president said, “I’m signing this bill in your honor. … You […]

Backpage.com shut down by FBI

Classifieds website Backpage.com has been seized and shut down by the FBI. The FBI confirmed Friday that agents also raided the Sedona home of Michael Lacey, the founder of Backpage.com. Backpage.com has been under investigation for years for claims that the site facilitates sex trafficking on their adult ads page. Read more

Let’s rid the Bay Area of sex trafficking.

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