Human Trafficking: What Is It, and How Can We Fight It?
High-profile cases involving public figures have brought unprecedented attention to human trafficking. Law enforcement agencies at all levels are committed to working with stakeholders to address the problem. To be successful, we have to understand what human trafficking is and how best to fight it. As the top-ranking federal law enforcement official in the area, United States Attorney Matthew D. Krueger will discuss the various forms of human trafficking we face in our region and suggest ways we can work together to prevent exploitation, bring justice to traffickers, and help victims.