Massachusetts state police say a traffic violations in the western Massachusetts town of Holyoke have led to the arrest of a Vermont woman who was transporting about 1,400 packets of heroin back to her state.
Sixteen 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.
Authorities made an arrest in Thompson after a woman riding inside a car driven by the suspect sent a text message to the Human Trafficking Hotline asking for help.
A Massachusetts man wanted on human trafficking charges has been arrested by police who caught up with him at a hotel in East Lyme.
A 31-year-old New Britain man charged with sex trafficking of minors has been sentenced to more than 25 years in federal prison.