Identify Human Trafficking Victims

  • human trafficking victim with bruising on the back of her armsIf you suspect something is wrong, ask yourself these questions:

    • Are there bruises or other signs of physical abuse?
    • Are there signs of psychological abuse?
    • Is the person submissive or fearful?
    • Is the person being controlled?
    • Is the person being deprived of food, water, sleep, medical care, or other life necessities?
    • Is the person allowed to be in public alone?
    • Can the person freely contact friends or family?
    • Is the person a minor engaged in commercial sex?
    • Does a minor appear to be in a relationship with a much older person?
    • Does the person fear his or her employer?
    • Can the person leave their job situation if they want?
    • Has someone threatened the person's family?

Report Human Trafficking

  • If you are a victim of human trafficking or have identified someone you think may need help, please contact the National Human Trafficking Resource Center at: 888-3737-888.

    This is a national, toll-free hotline, available to answer calls from anywhere in the country, 24-hours a day, 7-days a week, every day of the year.


    Please call to:

    • Report a tip.
    • Connect with anti-trafficking services in your area.
    • Request training and technical assistance, general information or specific anti-trafficking resources.
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