Traded and Trafficked

Children are being exploited and sold for sex right here in Colorado... in neighborhoods you might never imagine. We've sifted through years of data -- hundreds of pages of documents -- to pinpoint where these crimes are happening and what’s being done to stop them.

Resources:

RMPBS Resource Guide on Human Trafficking-Related Programs and Services (pdf)

National Human Trafficking Hotline: 1-888-373-7888
Colorado Network to End Human Trafficking Hotline: 1-866-455-5075
Colorado Abuse and Neglect Hotline: 1-844-CO-4-KIDS (1-844-264-5437) 

Traded & Trafficked: An Insight Podcast Special

Traded & Trafficked: An Insight Podcast Special

You might not think child sex trafficking goes on where you live, but this type of crime r

Insight Reports

Indictment Alleges Backpage.com Ignored Reports of Child Trafficking

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A Phoenix grand jury indicted executives of Backpage.com, a classified ad website that unsealed court documents allege was a marketplace for prostitution and child sex trafficking.

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Backpage.com Seized by Federal Law Enforcement, Taken Offline

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The FBI, IRS and other federal law enforcement agencies seized Backpage.com, a website that advertised child sex trafficking and other illegal activity.

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Insight with John Ferrugia is in-depth, independent and incisive. John and a team of investigative journalists present thoroughly researched stories of significance to Colorado.