Police Rescue 17-Year-Old Girl from Sex Offender

Police Rescue 17-Year-Old Girl from Sex Offender

Thanks to a tip from Second Life Chattanooga, police rescued a 17-year-old girl from the clutches of a sex offender and alleged human trafficker. Reports say an undercover officer made contact with the girl via a phone number posted on an ad on Backpage.com. He then arranged to meet with her under the pretext of sex in exchange [...]

Pimp Pleads Guilty to Human Trafficking

Pimp Pleads Guilty to Human Trafficking

A pimp in Massachusetts pleaded guilty to charges of human trafficking this year. The charges follow a joint investigation launched by the Attorney General's Office and the Boston Police, four years ago. Some of the charges levied against Michael Leoney include sexual servitude, conspiracy to traffic persons for sexual servitude, and deriving support from prostitution. His brother, Shaun Leoney, [...]