The NHTH works closely with service providers, law enforcement, and other professionals in Kansas to serve victims and survivors of trafficking, respond to human trafficking cases, and share information and resources. Even here in Kansas, men, women and children are forced to work for long hours under deplorable conditions for little or no pay without the freedom to leave. Labor Trafficking Human trafficking is a problem in Romania. The FBI reports that human trafficking is now the #2 moneymaker for organized crime, exceeded only by drug trafficking. Human trafficking is a problem in India, Cambodia and Ghana.

The arrested man was identified as Michael A. Anderson. This team of advisors is composed of law enforcement personnel, prosecutors, court personnel, advocates, victims of human trafficking and other pertinent parties who …

Authorities said the investigation was continuing and more arrests are expected. In terms of addressing human trafficking, Schmidt said, "Kansas in general and Topeka/Shawnee County in particular are now really innovating, and this is an example of that." TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- A Topeka organization revealed the results of a year-long investigation into human trafficking in the Capital City-area. Michael A. Anderson, 54, of Topeka, was arrested by Kansas Bureau of Investigations agents on suspicion of rape, aggravated kidnapping and aggravated battery in connection to a human trafficking … Call your local law enforcement or the Anti-Human Trafficking Unit at 1‑800‑828‑9745, if you suspect someone is a victim of Human Trafficking.

Human trafficking numbers have skyrocketed in the Topeka area since 2014 when they identified just four victims. Human trafficking is a form of modern slavery that occurs in every state, including Kansas. In terms of addressing human trafficking, Schmidt said, "Kansas in general and Topeka/Shawnee County in particular are now really innovating, and this is an example of that." Human trafficking is a problem in Guatemala. The Kansas Human Trafficking Advisory Board explores the issues of human trafficking in the state of Kansas. If you or someone you know is being forced to engage in any activity and cannot leave, call the toll-free National Human Trafficking Resource … The City of Topeka is partnering with Shawnee County, The District Attorney’s office, local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, state officials and Freedom Now USA to combat human trafficking in Topeka/ Shawnee County.

YWCA Northeast Kansas to Open Topeka’s First Human Trafficking Drop-In Center.

The City of Topeka’s governing body had voted 9-0 on April 3 to approve an identical proposal.