Nationwide Human Trafficking Statistics
Did you know…
- The average age that a victim is first trafficked for sex in the U.S. is just 12-14 yrs old.
- Many victims are runaway girls who have already suffered sexual abuse as children.
- Traffickers or pimps are master manipulators who gain a victim’s trust before forcing them into commercial sex acts and keeping them compliant through violence and drugs.
- This is how girls are lured into prostitution.