A Chicago area businesswoman is proving all it takes to make a difference is a big heart. She’s helped hundreds of women start their lives over again in the U.S., after they were victims of human trafficking halfway around the world.
A total of $500,000 in federal grant money will allow a program to combat human trafficking to continue in Cook County.
A 35-year-old man has been accused of forcing 12 girls into prostitution, and addicting them to heroin.
An Oswego tattoo artist has developed a specialty – covering up the ink of others.
A Glenview massage parlor owner was convicted Monday of trafficking foreign women, in some cases to work as prostitutes for him.
Prosecutors and police on Wednesday announced charges against Chicago gang members in a unique human trafficking investigation.
Twin brothers charged last year with forcing young women to perform sex acts for money in the south suburbs will be going to prison, the first people in Illinois convicted of human trafficking.
A West Side man is due in bond court on charges of human trafficking, after authorities say he beat his girlfriend until she agreed to prostitute herself for him.
CHICAGO (STMW) — A Chicago man facing human trafficking charges for allegedly using violence and death threats to force women to work as prostitutes in Chicago and the suburbs was ordered held on $75,000 bond […]