People are tricked with false promises of well-paid jobs and comfortable accommodation. The reality is they are forced to work long hours for little or no pay and live in squalid, overcrowded conditions.
In Oakland human trafficking victims can be exploited in construction, restaurants, and domestic servitude.
Learn more about how to SPOT THE SIGNS of human trafficking.
National Human Trafficking Hotline 888-373-7888
HEAT Hotline 510-208-4959
STOP THE TRAFFIK is working in collaboration with local organizations, law enforcement and the No Traffick Ahead work group to raise awareness, mobilize communities and increase community resilience to human trafficking in the Bay Area.
STOP THE TRAFFIK is building intelligence on global human trafficking activity to help combat this issue. If you have seen anything suspicious, you can share it on our online form, safely and securely.Share Information