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Police, Prosecutors, Welfare Groups Launch New Campaign Against Sex Trafficking

Although numbers are vague, the crime of human trafficking presents a real challenge to law enforcement and welfare agencies, who have teamed up to try to raise awareness of troubled children who end up being manipulated or forced into prostitution.

05/20/2014

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Four Arrested In Naperville During National Sex Trafficking Bust

Law enforcement officials have arrested 150 people across the U.S. for allegedly forcing children into prostitution, following a three-day effort said to be the most comprehensive of its kind in American history.

07/31/2013

Matthew Casey and Kimberly Adams are charged in the rape of two teen girls, after allegedly forcing them into prostitution. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Couple Accused Of Forcing Teen Girls Into Prostitution

A couple from the Gresham neighborhood has been charged for the rape of two teenage girls and for forcing them to have sex with other men for money.

02/11/2013

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Man Pleads Guilty To Forcing Girls Into Prostitution

A 25-year-old man who pleaded guilty Friday to transporting a minor from Wisconsin to Illinois and forcing her to work as a prostitute faces up to life in prison for sex trafficking.

01/11/2013

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Man Charged With Forcing 12 Girls Into Prostitution

A 35-year-old man has been accused of forcing 12 girls into prostitution, and addicting them to heroin.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2012

Chester Nelson, 36, is charged with involuntary servitude for allegedly holding a 20-year-old woman against her will and forcing her into acts of prostitution. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Man Accused Of Holding Woman Hostage, Forcing Her Into Prostitution

A 36-year-old man has been charged with holding a Crystal Lake woman against her will and forcing her into prostitution.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2011