Leader of Religious Organization La Luz Del Mundo Arrested In Sex Trafficking CaseNaasón Joaquín García and his co-defendants are charged with human trafficking, production of child pornography, forcible rape of a minor and other felonies.
'Sex Cult' Leader Who Allegedly Branded Women's Flesh, Recruited 'Smallville' Actresses Is Captured In MexicoKeith Raniere is accused of luring women, including Hollywood actresses, into an alleged cult and forcing some to burn his initials on their flesh.
Craigslist To Drop Personals Ads In Response To Sex Trafficking BillThe bill makes it easier to sue websites that allow sex traffickers to post ads. Tech companies had fought the bill, saying they were not responsible for what people post on their platforms.
2 Men Captured, Woman Wanted In Massive Sex Trafficking BustAuthorities said there were 13 victims of the sex-trafficking ring that operated across California.
Global Sex Trafficking Ring Busted In One Of America's 'Happiest,' 'Safest' CitiesThe women were forced to sometimes work 14 hours a day in homes purchased just for prostitution.
Possible Motive In Case Of Whittier Couple Caught At Border With Dead Girl In Duffel BagThey're also charged with pimping the girl's mother.
Man Responding To Internet Sting For Sex With Girl, 13, Faces 15 Years Behind BarsOfficials said the suspect wanted to have oral sex with "Cassie" in exchange for $60.
LA District Attorney Targets Gangs Sex Trafficking Young GirlsThe Los Angeles district attorney says her office is targeting street gangs that are prostituting girls as young as 12 years old.
Local Man Makes Rescuing Young Victims Of International Sex Trafficking His Mission"This is the most significant problem, plague I call it, on Earth," Tim Ballard says.
Sex Traffickers Targeted In Long Beach During 8-Month OperationLocal and federal authorities will announce the results of a task force's eight-month effort to target human sex traffickers in the Long Beach area and rescue their victims rather than arrest them for prostitution.
Man Gets 6 Years In Trafficking, Prostitution CaseA 25-year-old man has been sentenced to more than six years in state prison after pleading guilty to human trafficking and prostitution charges involving 16- and 17-year-old girls.
Officials, Law Enforcement Talk Sex Trafficking With tougher laws on the books to punish human traffickers and more awareness about those forced into sexual slavery, prosecutors, lawmakers and police met Friday to plot a plan to eradicate human sex trafficking.
LA County DA Announces Program To Help Young Sex Trafficking VictimsDistrict Attorney Jackie Lacey Wednesday announced a diversion program aimed at getting young victims of sex trafficking off the streets.
Pastor Tries To Get Young Victims Of Sex Trafficking Off OC StreetsThe murder Tuesday of 17-year-old Aubreyanna Sade Parks of Yorba Linda, shows how deadly the life can be.
Gang Targeted In San Diego Sex Trafficking Charges Seventeen people were arrested Wednesday in California, Arizona and New Jersey under an indictment that targets a gang based in San Diego's North Park area.