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April 30, 2018
April 28, 2018, Ocala, FL Today in Ocala, Florida, Ryan Poole was sentenced to 30 years in prison for human trafficking. Marion County Detective Zackary Hughes said, “This was the fourth case of human trafficking case in Marion County’s history, and the first one to ever go in front of a jury.” A jury that […]
April 20, 2018
April 12, 2018, Sacramento, CA Thursday, Backpage CEO, Carl Ferrer pled guilty to state and federal charges including conspiracy and money laundering, and agreed to testify in ongoing prosecutions against others at Backpage.com, authorities said. Backpage brought in half a billion dollars since the company began in 2004. Most of its revenue has come from an […]
April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018, Orlando, FL An Orange County judge handed down a sentence of 10 years plus 10 more of probation to Karla Alsina today in downtown Orlando. In August 2016, authorities were alerted to a possible human trafficking situation when a 14-year-old died from an overdose at an Orlando hospital. After further investigation, detectives found […]
April 9, 2018
April 9, 2018, Phoenix, AZ Michael Lacey, the co-founder of Backpage.com, has been arrested and the website has been shut down by federal and state law enforcement. Backpage.com is the 2nd most popular classifieds site behind Craigslist. The site has become synonymous with sex ads and has been a hotbed of sex trafficking. The arrest […]