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Idaho Sex Trafficking News

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New law in Idaho intended to help with better traffcking data

August 2019, Boise, Idaho

Sex trafficking in Idaho can be difficult to track, the numbers between agencies and the Idaho Anti-Trafficking Coalition vary greatly: Read article

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Human Trafficking cases prove difficult to prosecute
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Governor Brad Little signs SB 1005 into law
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Idaho Senate unanimously passes human trafficking bill
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Idaho attempts to tackle human trafficking with marriage age bill
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If you stay in hotels, you can use this app to help police

November 2018, Boise, Idaho

TraffickCam app helps police track down traffickers with your help: https://idahonews.com/news/local/free-app-fights-sex-trafficking-in-boise 

Human trafficking easily concealed in rural Idaho

September 2018, Twin Falls, Idaho

Idaho is an easy place to hide for traffickers: https://www.kmvt.com/content/news/Human-trafficking-easily-concealed-in-rural-Idaho-493219511.html

First for Idaho: Child sex-trafficking victims to get new safe house

August 2018, Boise, Idaho

Idaho set to get the very first safe house for human trafficking victims: https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/local/crime/article216735425.html

Exposing Human Trafficking Darkness

June 2018, COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho

Sex trafficking training seminar held in Coeur d'Alene: https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/idaho/articles/2018-06-09/exposing-human-trafficking-darkness 

A survivor's story: Idaho human sex trafficking victim speaks out

May 2018, Boise, Idaho

Read about a local survivor's story: https://www.kivitv.com/news/a-survivor-story-human-sex-trafficking-victim-in-idaho-speaks-out

Idaho Anti-Trafficking Coalition Tackles Escalating Sex Trade
Lawmakers hear sex trafficking horror stories