Human Trafficking: The Crucible of Training

Hosted by the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS), this article discusses the unprecedented demands that the issue of human trafficking places on law enforcement.  While states and local communities have adopted legislation and regulations related to prevention, enforcement and intervention, enforcing these laws and combating trafficking requires widespread awareness of the issue, development of specialized investigation units, greater collaboration with prosecution, a focus on training for recruits, and enhanced training for veterans.

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