Free the Captives 9-13-15Sarah Pepper from the HOT Morning Show on HOT 95-7 is joined by Julie Waters, the Director and Founder of Free the Captives. They discuss the issue of human trafficking going on around the world, as well as the local ties to this terrible criminal industry. They also get into who the typical victims are, and how people can help. Visit freethecaptiveshouston.com for more information.
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More Than 60 Men Arrested In Prostitution StingHouston police set up a fake modeling studio in a prostitution sting that has led to the arrest of more than 60 alleged male clients.
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Study: One-In-Five Houston Males Solicits Online Sex AdsThe population of active online sex customers varies from city-to-city, and a new study tracking online sex services -- such as prostitution -- finds that Houston is by far the most active.
Plan For Human Trafficking Bill To Be Discussed U.S. Sen. John Cornyn and Houston Mayor Annise Parker are discussing plans for anti-human trafficking legislation to be submitted in Congress.