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Local News
3:46 pm
Tue January 6, 2015

Local museum actively fighting human trafficking

Credit Provided, Freedom Center, by Farshid Assass, Assassi Productions

 A delegation from the Freedom Center met recently with activists in Greece, Lithuania and Romania, to talk about human trafficking.

Brooke Hathaway of the Freedom Center, who was among the three-member delegation, says they went to Eastern Europe to meet and thank the people who've been instrumental in combating human trafficking in those nations.  She says they wanted to learn from those people and to raise awareness of the problem back in the United States.

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Local News
12:59 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Barricades to curb prostitution an unfair burden on residents, Mohawk leader says

The barricades on McMicken Street to reduce prostitution are scheduled to be in place for about another month, but some residents want them to be removed now. 

Vanessa Sparks of the Mohawk Area Development Corporation told Cincinnati City Council's Law and Public Safety Committee this morning that the barricades are placing a burden on the neighborhood's residents.

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Sex trafficking
12:56 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

Police update on West McMicken barricades

Credit Tana Weingartner / WVXU

Cincinnati is halfway through a 90-day program of barricading parts of West McMicken Street in the city to reduce prostitution and human trafficking activities.  

District One Police Captain Michael John said there has been a disruption in the cruising related to the offenses.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Fighting Prostitution

Efforts underway to reduce prostitution and sex trafficking in Cincinnati.

 

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Off the Streets

Program seeks to help women escape life on the streets.

  

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