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    Two Connecticut men have pleaded guilty in federal court to offenses related to the sex trafficking of a minor. Joel Lindsay, age 23, and Joseph Pina, age 24, both of East Hartford, made the plea on Friday, Oct. 15 in Hartford, said Leonard C Boyle, Acting US Attorney for the District of Connecticut. According to court documents and statements made...
    TURLOCK (CBS13) — A minor who police say was a victim of human trafficking has been rescued in Turlock. Turlock police say, back on Wednesday, their Special Investigations Unit got a tip from Santa Clara police that a human trafficking victim was possibly frequenting the area. READ MORE: Elk Grove Charged With Making $385K In Fraudulent EDD ClaimsWith...
    Bulloch County Schools will begin teaching Human Trafficking Awareness lessons to all middle and high school students this fall. Georgia Senate Bill 287 now mandates the instruction for all children in grades six through twelve. The school district will provide parents and guardians an opportunity to review the lessons prior...
    SAN JOSE (BCN) — A federal jury has convicted a 29-year-old San Jose woman of conspiracy and sex trafficking of children. In federal court Wednesday, the jury found that prosecutors proved Araceli Mendoza conspired with three co-defendants to operate a prostitution ring of adult women and girls under age 18 in cities throughout the South Bay, including San Jose and...
    SAN JOSE – A 29-year-old San Jose woman has been convicted of conspiracy and sex trafficking of children, federal prosecutors said. In April 2016, Araceli Mendoza, along with three others, was charged with one count of conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of children and three counts of sex trafficking of children. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Mendoza worked with...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Federal agents are searching for a Minneapolis fugitive charged with sex trafficking a minor. The U.S. Attorney’s Office says 40-year-old Charles William Dexter III “knowingly recruited, enticed, harbored, transported, provided, and advertised a minor victim to engage in a commercial sex act, knowing that the victim had not attained the age of 18 years.” The alleged...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Federal agents are searching for a Minneapolis fugitive charged with sex trafficking a minor. The U.S. Attorney’s Office says 40-year-old Charles William Dexter III “knowingly recruited, enticed, harbored, transported, provided, and advertised a minor victim to engage in a commercial sex act, knowing that the victim had not attained the age of 18 years.” The alleged...
    R&B singer R. Kelly could spend the rest of his life in federal prison after being convicted of orchestrating a sex trafficking ring that included children as victims following a high-profile trial full of graphic testimony. The guilty verdict returned by seven men and five women in Brooklyn on Monday "forever brands" Robert Sylvester Kelly, 54, as "a predator who...
    R&B singer R. Kelly was found guilty on all nine charges he was facing in a racketeering and sex trafficking case by a federal jury in New York. Kelly, whose real name is Robert Sylvester Kelly, was facing charges of sexual exploitation of a child, bribery, kidnapping, forced labor, sexual trafficking across state lines, and racketeering involving six victims....
    R. Kelly sits alongside his defense team as jury selection begins for Kelly's sexual abuse trial in Brooklyn, New York, August 9, 2021 in this courtroom sketch.Jane Rosenberg | Reuters R&B singer R. Kelly was found guilty on Monday on all counts in a high-profile sex-trafficking case by a federal jury in Brooklyn, the U.S. Attorney's office for the Eastern...
    MCALLEN, Texas — More than one hundred visitors and residents in the Texas border city of McAllen attended a rally and march to the border wall to shed light on the dangers of child trafficking. One guest speaker at the event, Karla Jacinto, recounted her story as a victim of child trafficking at the age of 12. Retired ICE-Homeland Security...
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A grand jury has formally charged a Florida man in a 22-count indictment that includes four first-degree murder charges in the fatal shooting of a family authorities say he attacked at random. Court documents show the indictment was filed Tuesday in Polk County Circuit Court against Bryan Riley. Other charges included attempted murder — one...
    Wisconsin Republican Congressman Tom Tiffany sent a letter Friday to the Biden administration, demanding transparency about the vetting of Afghan evacuees brought to the U.S. In his letter to Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, Tiffany expressed concerns about reports of Afghan men arriving in the country “with child brides or who were part of...
    A Fort Lee man was arrested Thursday and charged with trafficking child porn, authorities said. Andrew Freedman, 52, was ordered held in the Bergen County Jail pending a first appearance in Central Judicial Processing Court in Hackensack on charges of possessing and distributing the illegal images. Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella said detectives from his Cyber Crimes Unit arrested Freedman...
    Share this: A Coney Island man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the trafficking of a child, who was the friend of his relative, a 17-year-old girl.   Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez said, “Thankfully, two teenagers are now safe from this defendant, who betrayed the trust of a relative and trafficked her vulnerable young friend. With...
    PHOENIX (AP) — A judge declared a mistrial Tuesday at the trial of the founders of the lucrative classified site Backpage.com on charges of facilitating prostitution and laundering money after deciding prosecutors had too many references to child sex trafficking in a case where no one faced such a charge. Michael Lacey and James Larkin were accused of taking part...
    A college student from Franklin Lakes was arrested Thursday and charged with trafficking child porn. Nicholas DeMarco, 22, was booked into the Bergen County Jail after being charged with distributing child pornography following a raid on his Ashmont Road home, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella said. Detectives from his Cyber Crimes Unit obtained a warrant as part of a months-long...
    Gisela Castro Medina (l) and Anton Lazzaro (r) have both been indicted in sex trafficking investigation Early in August, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the District of Minnesota announced the arrest of 30-year-old Anton “Tony” Lazzaro. Lazzaro is charged with multiple counts of sex trafficking with at least six minor victims. A couple of days later, a 19-year-old Minnesota woman, Gisela Castro...
                      by Debra Heine  U.S. officials are reportedly looking into allegations that older men who recently evacuated from Kabul, Afghanistan, are sexually abusing young girls whom they claim are their “brides.” The State Department is reportedly seeking “urgent guidance” from other agencies on how to deal with the troubling issue, after it emerged...
    U.S. officials are looking into reports that in the frantic evacuation of desperate Afghans from Kabul, older men were admitted together with young girls they claimed as "brides" or otherwise sexually abused. U.S. officials at intake centers in the United Arab Emirates and in Wisconsin have identified numerous incidents in which Afghan girls have been presented to authorities as the...
    STOCKTON (CBS13) — A Stockton man pleaded guilty Thursday to sex trafficking a 16-year-old victim, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced. Angel Jesus Sanchez-Manriquez, 22, is scheduled to be sentenced on December 2. He faces 10 years to life in prison and a $250,000 fine, in addition to a lifetime term of supervised release. Between October and December of 2020, Sanchez-Manriquez...
    A prominent Minnesota Republican Party operative pleaded not guilty Tuesday to a raft of federal charges stemming from an alleged child sex trafficking scheme. Anton “Tony” Lazzaro, 30, of Minneapolis is accused of giving cash and gifts to six girls between the ages of 15 and 17 in exchange for sex, according to a KSTP-TV report. Anton Lazzaro  In the...
    STOCKTON (CBS13) — A jury this week found a Stockton woman guilty of sex trafficking children, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced. Dawniel Santangelo, 43, was convicted Tuesday of three counts of child sex trafficking, conspiracy to engage in child sex trafficking and one count of transporting a minor with intent to engage in criminal sexual activity. READ MORE: Chase Chittock,...
    Anton Lazzaro, who's been accused of conspiring to recruit and solicit minor victims to engage in commercial sex acts, has denied the charges against him. A number of Republicans have been largely silent so far about donations they received from a Minnesota Republican operative and major GOP donor who was...
    Turns out this guy had a lot of high-level GOP connections. The Star Tribune’s Paul Walsh reports: “The drumbeat of condemnation from prominent Minnesota Republicans grew louder Friday, after one of their strategists and political donors was jailed on charges that he sex-trafficked minors last year. … The FBI arrested Anton “Tony” Lazzaro, 30, on Thursday on charges of conspiring...
    On Thursday, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the District of Minnesota released a statement announcing the arrest and indictment of 30-year-old Anton Lazzaro on sex trafficking charges. The charges include the allegation that Lazzaro recruited and conspired to recruit at least six minor victims to engage in commercial sex acts between May 2020 and December 2020. Lazzaro is the latest GOP operative to be arrested...
    An IT analyst who lives across the street from a Lyndhurst public school was caught with more than 100 child porn images, authorities said. Paul S. An, 26, was arrested Wednesday following a raid of his Stuyvesant Avenue home on July 29, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella said Friday. An investigation found that An – who lives across from the...
    An IT analyst who lives across the street from a Lyndhurst public school was caught with more than 100 child porn images, authorities said. Paul S. An, 26, was arrested Wednesday following a raid of his Stuyvesant Avenue home on July 29, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella said Friday. An investigation found that An – who lives across from the...
    A Philadelphia man was charged by Indictment for operating a sex trafficking ring in Philadelphia, Bucks, and Delaware counties, federal authorities said. Kevin Smith, 27, is accused of "knowingly recruiting, enticing, harboring, transporting, and maintaining" a minor for the purpose of forcing them into prostitution for about a week in September 2019, according to Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams....
    A Philadelphia man was charged by Indictment for operating a sex trafficking ring in Philadelphia, Bucks, and Delaware counties, federal authorities said. Kevin Smith, 27, is accused of "knowingly recruiting, enticing, harboring, transporting, and maintaining" a minor for the purpose of forcing them into prostitution for about a week in September 2019, according to Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams....
    OAKLAND — A Richmond man was convicted at trial of possessing a video that depicting an underage family member and a teen girl engaging in a sex act in his moving car, but jurors acquitted him of the more serious count of producing the video, court records show. Kealeon Shakur Dyer-Hogan, 22, received the split verdict July 13 after a...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Human trafficking rescue organizations across the greater Bay Area are reporting a spike in demand in calls for service."We've seen a huge influx in human trafficking cases," said Debra Rush, a survivor. "It's scary."Rush founded Fresno-based non-profit, Breaking the Chains, after being trafficked herself back in 1989. She was sold by her mother, a long-time heroin...
    Arizona officials said 40 suspects have been arrested in connection with an operation targeting child sex crimes in the Valley area. The Tempe Police Department said it joined with Homeland Security, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the attorney general’s office, and police in Phoenix, Mesa, and Scottsdale for “Operation Behind the Mask,” Fox 10 reported Tuesday. The effort was...
    A restaurant manager from Lodi was charged with trafficking child porn, authorities said. A months-long Internet child pornography investigation found that Michael Caruso, 31, “used the Internet to view, download, possess and distribute digital files depicting nude and/or sexually explicit prepubescent and pubescent children,” Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella said. Musella didn’t say how many files were seized, nor where...
    Originally Published by: California homicides jumped 31% last year, state report says Coney Island security guard arrested after go-kart brawl leaves student in coma: police Miami condo workers suspended repairs last fall due to concrete damage: report A human trafficking investigation in Kansas and Missouri last month netted 82 arrests and the rescue...
    A human trafficking investigation in Kansas and Missouri last month netted 82 arrests and the rescue of 31 victims of sexual exploitation, including a 4-year-old, officials said Tuesday. The operation took place from June 17-26 in Wichita, Kan., Independence, Mo., and Kansas City, Mo., according to the Department of Homeland Security.  CALFORNIA MAN SOUGHT IN PENNSYLVANIA ‘SO I RAPED YOU’...
    A 57-year-old Clifton man trafficked pornographic images of children ranging from 10 years to only a few months old, said authorities who arrested him. A Superior Court judge in Paterson ordered Monday that Paul Rusin, 22, remain held pending trial following his arrest a week earlier by members of Passaic County Sheriff Richard H. Berdnik’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task...
    The Office of the Attorney General recently partnered with the U.S. Marshals Service’s (USMS) Missing Child Unit and Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force* (SERFTF), the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC), and Georgia state and local agencies for a two-week operation in May. Operation Not Forgotten 2021 was...
    IRVING, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – An Irving man has been arrested for multiple counts of “continuous sexual abuse of young children and continuous trafficking of persons.” The suspect is 46-year-old Arron Von Blackwolf, also known as “Wolf’ or Jimmy Robert “Bobby” Kelly III, has other charges pending including possession of child pornography. The cases happened within Dallas County dating as far...
    SHAMIMA Begum's lawyers today claimed she may have been a child trafficking victim when she fled the UK to join ISIS is Syria. The jihadi bride was 15 when she left her home in East London with two pals to join the bloodthirsty terror group. 9Shamima Begum fled her home in 2015Credit: Anthony Loyd - The Times 9The 21-year-old said...
    The majority of online recruitment in active sex trafficking cases last year occurred on Facebook, according to a new report from the Human Trafficking Institute. 'The internet has become the dominant tool that traffickers use to recruit victims, and they often recruit them on a number of very common social networking websites,' Human Trafficking Institute CEO Victor Boutros told CBSN on...
    A poll released on Thursday by the Public Religion Research Institute shows that more than one in five Republicans subscribe to the insane conspiracy theory that the U.S. government, the American media, and global financial institutions are run by Satan-worshipping pedophiles. The poll was highlighted by CNN in a segment on Friday featuring an interview with a woman who claimed,...
    He hangs out with JIM JORDAN. How could he NOT end up being a cocaine-using child sex trafficker? At this point, the perpetually odious Rep. Matt Gaetz has been confirmed by numerous press-discovered witnesses to, at the very least, have engaged in a pattern of attending illegal drug-fueled sex parties, regularly paid women for sex, paid at least one underage...
    MATT Gaetz's friend Joe Greenberg has allegedly admitted to child sex trafficking and will plead guilty on Monday. Joel Greenberg will appear in federal court in Orlando, Florida, on Monday for a change of plea hearing, according to court documents. 1Joel Greenberg will appear in federal court on MondayCredit: AP:Associated Press However, according to the New York Times, Greenberg...
                        The Tennessee General Assembly passed a bill eliminating sentence reductions for 31 sexually-related offenses. These offenses were largely related to rape, assault, sex trafficking, and a variety of crimes against children. The Senate hastened to pass the bill on Wednesday after the House passed it on Tuesday. The...
    During the last big wave of unaccompanied alien minors (UAMs) in 2019, a Border Patrol agent said something to me that shook me to my core.  He said that he was “sick and tired of having to administer rape kits to nine-year olds.” While that statement might be shocking, it’s actually going on right now. Except in 2021, the problem...
    FOSTA-SESTA is getting a new real-world test. The Verge reports that an anonymous woman has filed a lawsuit against Reddit for allegedly letting her ex-boyfriend post sexual images and video of her that he took without consent when she was 16. The plaintiff had reached out to moderators, but was told that she’d have to wait “several days” before content...
    A Paterson man collected porn videos of children ranging from four to 13 years old not by surfing the dark web but during a chat on Facebook, authorities said. Devin Luis Ramos-Artigas, 26, “requested, received and sent” the videos on the social network, Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Sherriff Richard H. Berdnik said in a joint announcement. Ramos-Artigas...