Group Seeks To Toughen Sex Trafficking PenaltiesA group working to combat sex trafficking in Connecticut is focusing this year on legislation that would toughen penalties for the buyers.
Officials Unveil New Training To Spot Sex-TraffickingIdentifying the warning signs of human trafficking. That's the focus of a new partnership announced Thursday by state officials and the state's hotel industry.
Man Gets 10 Years For Sex Trafficking Of 15-Year-Old GirlA Hartford man is headed to prison for the sex trafficking of a 15-year-old girl in motels two years ago.
Two Indicted On Charges Of Sex Trafficking A MinorTwo Connecticut residents are facing charges related to the sex trafficking of a minor.
Greenwich Woman Gets 6 Years In Sex Trafficking CaseA Greenwich woman who admitted to her role in the sex trafficking of minors in Connecticut is headed to prison.
Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Sex Trafficking In ConnecticutA Jamaican man has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for sex trafficking of minors in Connecticut.
Third Man Charged In Hartford Sex Trafficking CaseA third man has been charged in connection with a sex trafficking investigation involving an 18-year-old woman who was held against her will, physically abused and forced into prostitution in Connecticut.
New York Man Gets Over 17 Years In Sex Trafficking Case
Maine Man Sentenced For Sex Trafficking Maine prosecutors say one of three people arrested on a charge of operating a sex-trafficking business from a Gorham home has been sentenced to five years in prison.
Four Of 26 Teen Super Bowl Prostitutes Found In ConnecticutSixteen juveniles -- including four from Eonnecticut -- who were forced into working as prostitutes for the Super Bowl were rescued in the New York City area by the FBI in the weeks before the game.
Police: Teen Rescued From Child Prostitution RingConnecticut and federal authorities say they've rescued a 16-year-old girl from a child prostitution ring spanning at least three states.
Five Rescues, One Arrest In State As FBI Cracks Down On Child Sex TrafficFive children in Connecticut are among 105 around the country rescued by the FBI in a crackdown on child sex trafficking. Authorities arrested one pimp in the investigation by the New Haven FBI office.

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