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Survivor enlists truckers in human trafficking fight

June 3, 2019 by John Smith

TORONTO, Ont. — Beth Jacobs was just 16 years old when she was drugged, taken against her will, and trafficked at a truck stop. Now she’s enlisting truckers to help in the fight against human trafficking.

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Canadian hotline to help end trafficking to launch Fall 2018

February 26, 2018 by elizabeth

Come Fall 2018 drivers traveling Canadian highways will have another tool to help in the fight against human trafficking.

The Canadian Centre to End Human Trafficking is launching a national hotline to connect callers with resources in an effort to end forced labor and sex work in throughout the country.

Barbara Gosse, CEO of the center, says the primary responsibility of the line will be to connect those who are being exploited to resources to help them escape their current situation.

Call-takers will be equipped with information not only for local police departments, but shelters, abuse centers and other places where those being sold can go to be safe.

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Kenworth T680 Everyday Heroes Truck will be auctioned off

May 5, 2017 by sehui

PHOENIX, AZ – Kenworth has announced they will be auctioning off the T680 Everyday Heroes Truck with all proceeds of the sale going directly to Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT), a non-profit dedicated to stopping human trafficking by educating, mobilizing and empowering American truck drivers and rest stop employees.

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How to Spot Human Trafficking

October 28, 2015 by Martin Smith

TORONTO – Kim Howson tells us to “WATCH” for the five signs of human trafficking.

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Omaha Truckers Join the Fight Against Sex Trade

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Some U.S. truck drivers are working with Omaha law enforcement to stop the sex trade.

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Omaha Truckers Join the Fight Against Sex Trade

December 3, 2013 by Martin Smith

Some U.S. truck drivers are working with Omaha law enforcement to stop the sex trade.