NASHVILLE - Clarksville man charged for trafficking a juvenile for the purpose of sex. TBI was assisted by Drug Investigation Division Agents, Clarksville Police Department, DCS and CAC in investigation of trafficker and care for victim. Read the full article here.
Said Knoxville DA Charme Allen, "Human trafficking victims are manipulated in so many ways that they feel they have no choice but to comply with the demands of their trafficker."
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Style Home Page features ESTN's own Ondrea Johnson who talks about the reality of human trafficking here in Tennessee, including in Williamson County.
In response to TBI operation "Watchful Guardians" in Chattanooga early in February, Senator Corker applauded the work of state agencies of law enforcement and nonprofits like End Slavery Tennessee.
CHATTANOOGA – Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Director Mark Gwyn joined Georgia Bureau of Investigation Director Vernon Keenan to announce today the results of a three-day, multi-state effort to combat human trafficking and the online exploitation of children in Tennessee and Georgia.
(Nashville, TN)—Nashville is set to launch the first of its kind court in Tennessee aimed at addressing the issue of human trafficking. Mayor Megan Barry joined Judge Casey Moreland, District Attorney Glenn Funk and others in announcing the launch of a Human Trafficking Intervention Court in Davidson County.