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Federal Prosecution of Human Trafficking, 2001-2005

NCJ Number
215248
Date Published
October 2006
Length
2 pages
Author(s)
Mark Motivans; Tracey Kyckelhahn
Agencies
BJS
Publication Series
Publication Type
Statistics
Annotation
This report presents Federal criminal case processing statistics on peonage and slavery statutes in the U.S. criminal code with a focus on human trafficking offenses created by Congress in the Trafficking in Victims Protection Act of 2000.
Abstract
The report includes national data on the number and type of human trafficking offenders referred to and prosecuted by U.S. attorneys. It describes human trafficking case processing, including number of convictions and types of sentences imposed. Data are presented on matters referred by investigating law enforcement agency and Federal judicial district. 2 tables, 1 note, and 2 references
Date Created: December 17, 2009