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Madison Heights Moving to Regulate Hotels in Hopes of Reducing Crime

September 4th 2018

Madison Heights Moving to Regulate Hotels in Hopes of Reducing Crime (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 4, 2018) Madison Heights, MI- The City of Madison Heights is in the process of adopting a new section in their Code of Ordinances that would regulate hotels in the city and give them the power to shut down those […]

Detective Shares Tips on Recognizing Human Trafficking

April 23rd 2018

Detective Shares Tips on Recognizing Human Trafficking (Sam Gurwin, April 23, 2018) Hazel Park, MI – The tight-knit community of Hazel Park takes safety seriously.  That’s why the Hazel Park Police gave a presentation about human trafficking last week.  Human trafficking is when people are forced to work without pay. Sometimes this is sex work, […]

Commissioners Announce Website to Combat Human Trafficking

January 7th 2018

Commissioners Announce Website to Combat Human Trafficking (Oakland County Commissioners Michael Spisz, Janet Jackson and Eileen Kowall) Waterford, MI – January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month and the Oakland County Human Trafficking Task Force (HTTF) is continuing its efforts to combat this serious issue in Oakland County. The bipartisan Oakland County HTTF […]

State Police Seeking Opportunities to Educate on Human Trafficking

January 5th 2016

State Police Seeking Opportunities to Educate on Human Trafficking (Michigan State Police, Jan. 5, 2016) Oak Park, MI – With an estimated 100,000 and 300,000 children at risk for sexual exploitation in the U.S. with an average age of 11 to 14 years old., the Michigan State Police (MSP) wants to raise awareness about Human […]