Tag Archive for Justice Department

Human trafficking a growing global problem

Dover session will teach ways of recognizing victims HUMAN TRAFFICKING In 2001, the federal government made human trafficking a top civil rights priority. Since then the U.S. Department of Justice, often working with local law enforcement agencies, has stepped up…

Feds to issue missing-children data

By THOMAS HARGROVE Scripps Howard News Service December 19, 2005 WASHINGTON – The U.S. Justice Department said Monday it will soon begin reporting how many children go missing each year in America, ending its 15-year violation of an act of…

Police target human trafficking

In Indiana, at least 2 inquiries are under way into rings that push people into prostitution, slavery By Kevin Corcoran November 28, 2005 A false promise of a $500-a-week baby-sitting job lured illegal immigrant Marlene Harpi from New York City…

National Sex Offender List Going Online

July 22, 2005 How many registered sex offenders are living in your neighborhood? If you don’t know, the Justice Department has put together a new Website where you can track sex offenders. The National Sex Offender Public Registry will be…

Statistics & NISMART 2 Studies

NISMART 2 Study — October 2002 All study files are in .pdf format Free Adobe Reader can be downloaded from here ♦ NISMART Questions and Answers ♦ National Estimates of Missing Children: An Overview ♦ Children Abducted by Family Members:…