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Human Trafficking Awareness

Human Trafficking involves the use of force, fraud or coercion to obtain some type of forced labor, commercial sex, or both.

Did you know?

  • Escort services are the top sex trafficking type. *Polaris Project
  • There are an estimated 244,000-400,000 victims of human sex trafficking nationwide each year.
  • 40% of youth human trafficking cases come from homeless youth. *Polaris Project
  • 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys will be sexually exploited before they turn 18.
  • 68% of grantees of the US Department of Health & Human Services were victims of labor trafficking.



Parent and Community Safety Awareness Tips

Human Trafficking Awareness Safety Tips

¡Descargue Nuestros Consejos de Trata de Personas en Español!

Human Trafficking and the Internet Parent Resource Guide


Safety Tips for Students

Human Trafficking Student Student Safety Card


Safety Tips for Educators

Human Trafficking Awareness Tips for Educators

Cyber Safety and Human Trafficking Educator Tip Card


Where to Report

  • National Human Trafficking Hotline: 888-373-7888
  • Houston Police Department Vice Division: 713-308-8600
  • Report Anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477)


Partners & Resources

  • United Against Human Trafficking: Education, prevention, direct services and survivor empowerment. uaht.org
  • Elijah Rising: Restorative care for survivors. Candle shop that employs survivors. elijahrising.org
  • ALIVE: Dedicated to ending sex trafficking in the Black community by leveraging awareness and prevention
    through innovative solution-focused events. aliveinaction.org
  • National Center on Sexual Exploitation: Leading organization exposing links between all forms of sexual abuse and exploitation. endsexualexploitation.org
  • Love146: Journeys alongside children impacted by trafficking today and prevents the trafficking of children
    tomorrow. love146.org

Schedule a Presentation

To schedule a prevention presentation and learn more about human trafficking, fill out our presentation request link here: crime-stoppers.org/presentation_request