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Brittany

Brittany was a teenager who did not know that her boyfriend was a member of a gang. He kidnapped her and transported across state lines to be trafficked. When she saw an opportunity to escape, she took it, but soon was on the run through the streets with armed gang Read more…

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Stacey

Stacey was a twenty-one year old being forced to strip at a strip club and perform sex acts for customers after shows. She had been betrayed by everyone she trusted in her life and felt she had no way to escape because the local chief of police was a friend Read more…

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Christina

Christina was a vibrant fifteen year old who suddenly went missing. Her distraught relatives suspected that she was being trafficked, but they had no solid evidence. Operation Liberate was contacted and our investigators soon narrowed down her location to one of a few possible buildings. We simultaneously built evidence against Read more…

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Sarah

Sarah was a fourteen year old who fell in with the wrong crowd. Her mother, growing increasingly concerned about the activities of Sarah’s “friends” contacted Operation Liberate. After hearing the details, we agreed that it sounded like she was being groomed to be trafficked (Often a trafficker will romance his Read more…

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Lysa

Lysa was thirty-eight years old, but had been raped and trafficked by gangs since she was very young. She contacted one of our rescue partners and asked for help getting out and to safety. Her case was a very difficult one with regards to placement in aftercare due to the Read more…