Human trafficking ‘2nd highest rising crime in Tennessee’

An undercover Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) agent detailed some of the sobering facts Monday about human trafficking in a legislative hearing room.

It was a wide-ranging workshop about the troublesome issue that is labeled as “the second-highest rising crime in Tennessee.”

New display bringing attention to human trafficking

New display bringing attention to human trafficking

Some Midstate roads now have sand on them in honor of all the human trafficking victims.

The red sand was meant to represent all the victims that slip through the cracks, people around us every day, then they disappear.

Franklin group brings awareness to human trafficking locally through ceremony

Franklin group brings awareness to human trafficking locally through ceremony

A group of Franklin volunteers with End Slavery Tennessee organized an event called “The Red Sand Ceremony” on Monday at Aspen Grove Park to shed light on the evils of human trafficking.

'Give her some space' Challenges ahead for Cyntoia Brown after prison release

'Give her some space' Challenges ahead for Cyntoia Brown after prison release


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — Time behind bars is winding down for Cyntoia Brown. Come August 6th, she will have served exactly 15 years for killing Johnny Allen. In her clemency hearing last year, she admitted it and apologized saying, “I did that and I can't fix it.”