Brentwood Home Page: Williamson County Not "Immune" to Human Sex Trafficking

Just five months into 2015, authorities report there have been two human trafficking stings in Williamson County, with 10 arrests and five victims rescued. Four of those arrested lived in Brentwood and three resided in Franklin -- now all face some varying charge related to human sex trafficking and prostitution.

TBI: Fugitive Charged with Sex Offender Registry Violations

TBI: Fugitive Charged with Sex Offender Registry Violations

JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation involving the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the U.S. Marshals Service and the Surgoinsville Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a Morristown man who has been a fugitive for more than two weeks on outstanding warrants for violating the sex offender registry.

WATE Channel 6 News: Undocumented Foreign National Arrested in West Knox County for Sex Trafficking

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A Tennessee Highway Patrol officer made a traffic stop on Interstate 40 that led to an arrest of a man with an order for deportation and the recovery of a 19-year-old who may be the victim of human sex trafficking.

Nashville Scene: Sex trafficking of minors remains a dirty secret — and agents, officers and victims' supporters want to bring it into the light

Nashville Scene: Sex trafficking of minors remains a dirty secret — and agents, officers and victims' supporters want to bring it into the light

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