If you think that human trafficking cannot, or is not occurring in your communities, then this is the podcast you need to hear. From sex trafficking to labor trafficking, the evil of human trafficking is embedded in our communities both large and small. You may think it operates in darkness and secrecy, but chances are, many of you may encounter offenders and victims of these crimes on a regular basis. And your conceptions of who they are and how they appear may significantly change after listening to this podcast.
Mark and Mike recorded this Live from the 2022 IAFCI Conference in National Harbor, MD and were able to interview two leading experts in human trafficking investigations.
Detective Joe Scaramucci is with the McLennan County Sheriffs Dept. Since creating a Human Trafficking Unit in 2014, Detective Scaramucci has conducted sting operations resulting in the arrest of more than 550 sex buyers, and 150 individuals for human trafficking and related offenses, which le d to the identification of 260 trafficking victims.
Rochelle Keyhan is the CEO of Collective Liberty, whose mission is to eradicate human trafficking by collaborating across industries, agencies, and service providers to create radical, data-driven approaches that address, disrupt and put an end to all forms of trafficking.