Inside Human Trafficking Investigations

The following post was written by Matt Blumenthal, a sergeant with the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department. Matt has been with the department for 23 years and is currently a supervisor at the San Diego Human Trafficking Task Force. As a team fully dedicated to investigating human trafficking, they use Spotlight regularly to aid in […]

Are Vibrators Safe During Pregnancy?

Are you a would-be mom feeling apprehensive of continuing sexual life? Well, you are not alone here as many other pregnant women feel the same. And one of the most common questions that women want to know here is whether vibrators would be safe to use during pregnancy. Now, if you want a one-word answer- […]

Improving the Investigation and Prosecution of State and Local Human Trafficking Cases

Researchers in an NIJ-funded study focused on the challenges faced in identification, investigation and prosecution of trafficking cases at the state and local levels. The researchers’ primary goal in identifying these challenges was to improve law enforcement efforts to locate victims of trafficking and prosecute their traffickers. The study addressed three main questions: What are […]