Florida Sheriff Cracks Down On Sex TradeMore than 100 people in the Tampa Bay area were arrested during a five-month-long investigation into human trafficking and the sex trade.
Man Accused Of Recruiting Women For Prostitution In Miami BeachA 24-year-old man accused of recruiting women to work as prostitutes in Miami Beach is facing several charges including human trafficking.
Leaders Gather In Orlando For Summit On Fighting Human Trafficking Across The StateGov. Ron Desantis kicked off a conference Monday that hopes to address the problem of human trafficking in Florida.
Plan Would Train Doctors About Human TraffickingA state panel next week will consider whether to approve a Florida Medical Association course on human trafficking as a continuing-education requirement for doctors.
Florida, Uber Team Up To Crack Down On Human Trafficking Before Super Bowl In MiamiIn an effort to help stop human trafficking ahead of next year's Super Bowl in Miami, Uber is teaming up with state law enforcement.
Needle Exchange, Human Trafficking Bills SignedGov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday signed 15 bills, including a measure that allows needle-exchange programs across the state and a plan to help curb human trafficking.
Human Trafficking, Expressway Bills Go To Gov. Ron DeSantisContinuing a flurry of activity before the end of the month, the Legislature on Wednesday sent a dozen bills to Gov. Ron DeSantis, including proposals that would toughen human-trafficking laws and create a new expressway agency in Miami-Dade County.
3 Face Human Trafficking Charges In Miami-DadeIt’s a case the Miami-Dade State Attorney says is sending a strong message about human trafficking and the consequences anyone can face if involved in it.
Task Force To Target Prostitution, Human Trafficking During Miami's Super BowlIn the run-up to next year's Super Bowl in Miami, a task force is being created to combat prostitution and human trafficking.
Governor DeSantis Could Sign Bill To Fight Back Against Human Trafficking In FloridaGov. Ron DeSantis could soon crack down on human trafficking by signing a bill to establish a statewide registry for pimps and johns.
'Don't Hurt Consensual Sex Work', Dominatrix Tells LawmakersA professional dominatrix wasn't able to whip up enough support in a state House panel which passed two human trafficking bills that could hurt consensual sex workers.
State House Bill Would Have Human Trafficking Information Taught In SchoolsA bill moving through the state's House would require that children in Florida's public schools be taught the dangers and warning signs of human trafficking.
Dems Urge FBI Probe Of Spa Owner Offering Trump AccessTop Democrats are urging the FBI to investigate a donor to President Donald Trump who is the founder and onetime owner of a spa that has been implicated in a human-trafficking ring.
'We Can And Must Do More': Florida Lawmaker Renews Push To Curb Human TraffickingA year ago, state Sen. Lauren Book wanted to allow human-trafficking survivors to sue hotels that turned a blind eye to abuse. But after that idea did not pass, the Plantation Democrat is back with a different proposal: training hotel employees to spot trafficking.
Florida Man Accused Of Trafficking 14-Year-Old Girl For SexA Florida man is under arrest for allegedly forcing a 14-year-old girl to have sex with other men for money.