The Campaign to End Human Trafficking from the Department of Homeland Security:
The Blue Campaign.
ABOUT The Campaign
“The Blue Campaign is the unified voice for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) efforts to combat human trafficking. Working in collaboration with law enforcement, government, non-governmental and private organizations, the Blue Campaign strives to protect the basic right of freedom and to bring those who exploit human lives to justice.” [from https://www.dhs.gov/blue-campaign/about-blue-campaign]
What Is Human Trafficking?
“Human trafficking is a modern-day form of slavery involving the illegal trade of people for exploitation or commercial gain.
Every year, millions of men, women, and children are trafficked in countries around the world, including the United States. It is estimated that human trafficking generates many billions of dollars of profit per year, second only to drug trafficking as the most profitable form of transnational crime.
Human trafficking is a hidden crime as victims rarely come forward to seek help because of language barriers, fear of the traffickers, and/or fear of law enforcement…..” [from https://www.dhs.gov/blue-campaign/what-human-trafficking]
INDICATORS OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING