Human Trafficking is defined as sex trafficking in which the sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion or if the person induced to perform the act is under 18 years of age: or labor trafficking in which there is recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for labor services through the use of force, fraud, or coercion for the purpose of subjection to involuntary servitude, debt bondage or slavery. Labor trafficking is seen in nailsalons, massage parlors, farming, the restaurant industry, and the garment industry, etc.
Polaris is a leader in the global fight to eradicate modern slavery. Named after the North Star that guided slaves to freedom in the U.S., Polaris systemically disrupts the human trafficking networks that rob human beings of their lives and their freedom
National huMAN tRAFFICKING hoTLINE
The National Human Trafficking Hotline is a national, anti-trafficking hotline and resource center serving victims and survivors of human trafficking and the anti-trafficking community in the United States.
MI Attorney gENERAL
Around the country, and right here in Michigan, men, women and children are forced into prostitution, domestic servitude and other labor for little or no pay.