Human Trafficking Arrests by US ICE Agents in 2012

The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested over 950 people for human trafficking crimes in 2012. The agency also rescued around 300 human trafficking victims and assisted in over 380 successful convictions of human traffickers. Back in 2010, the agency assisted in 144 human trafficking convictions.

Source:  AFP, “US seeking to stamp out ‘evil’ of human trafficking,” Google News, May 17, 2013.