A Sylmar couple has been charged with human trafficking and slavery involving a 9-year-old girl who was smuggled from El Salvador.
Attorney General Kamala Harris says California’s location, size and its role in the digital economy make the state a major hub for the money-making schemes of Mexican cartels and TCOs.
Human trafficking is a growing problem both in Southern California and globally, officials testified at a congressional hearing Monday.
Prosecutors Friday dismissed a human-trafficking charge against a Saudi princess.
A Saudi princess is scheduled to be arraigned in a Southern California courtroom on charges she took her maid’s passport and forced her to work long hours for meager pay.
A new shelter in San Bernardino is helping victims of human trafficking and prostitution.
The Riverside County District Attorney’s Office Thursday dismissed charges against five people previously charged with human trafficking.
Five people were arrested in Moreno Valley on suspicion of abducting a teenager from Compton allegedly for prostitution.
A Saudi princess was scheduled to be formally charged Monday for human trafficking.
A Saudi princess was released Thursday after posting $5 million bail following an arrest on suspicion of holding a domestic servant against her will.
A Saudi Arabian princess was behind bars Wednesday after her arrest on charges of holding a domestic servant against her will, authorities said.
Two Long Beach men have been charged with a total of nine felony counts related to the kidnapping and forced prostitution of two women, Long Beach police announced Friday.
The number of people identified as victims of human trafficking in California has increased steadily since 2010 as the crime has become a growing threat, California Attorney General Kamala Harris reported Friday.
It’s the last thing young women selling themselves for sex are expecting: a pastor who prays for them and leaves them with a condom – with an emergency number written on it. The girls can call if they want to get out.
An Orange County judge has sentenced a man to 25 years to life in prison for the murder and attempted murder of two smugglers of illegal immigrants during a human-trafficking exchange.