Let’s thank our legislators for passing and funding significant anti-trafficking legislation this session!
Let’s offer our thanks and appreciation to the members of the joint conference committee who supported the anti-trafficking sections of SF510 this year: Senators Bill Dix, Jack Whitver, … [Read More...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACTS: Teresa Downing-Matibag, Executive Director, Network Against Human Trafficking; and Cathy OKeeffe, Executive Director, Braking Traffik
Human trafficking is now a forcible felony in Iowa, and all law enforcement officers will be trained to respond to this crime, … [Read More...]
This session, the Senate unanimously passed SF497, which would provide much needed funding to train Iowa’s law enforcement and justice professionals about human trafficking. This bill also provided funding to cover the cost of sting operations to catch perpetrators and rescue victims. The House of … [Read More...]