2 Line 3 Oil Pipeline Workers Fired After Beltrami Co. Sex Sting ArrestsMinnesota State Sen. Mary Kunesh said that an earlier trafficking sting in February also resulted in charges against two Enbridge Line 3 employees, in Itasca County.
Minnesotans Among 36 Sentenced In Int'l Thai Sex Trafficking RingTwo Minnesota men are among the 36 people sentenced Thursday for their roles in a “massive” international sex trafficking organization that forced hundreds of women from Thailand into sex work throughout the United States.
7 Charged In Washington County Sex Trafficking StingEach of the seven men is alleged to have responded to postings by undercover officers to arrange a meetup to participate in sexual acts with what they believed was an underage girl.
5 Minnesotans Charged In Itasca County Human Trafficking StingThe suspects in the sting chatted with undercover agents and investigators on several websites advertising sex, and were arrested after agreeing to meet at arranged meeting places.
Man Who Owned Illegal Massage Parlor Sentenced To 33 Years In Prison For Sex TraffickingA 46-year-old man who owned an illegal massage parlor has been sentenced to 33 years in prison for sex trafficking two victims, including one minor.
Wisconsin Superintendent Charged With Sex Trafficking, Child PornographyA school superintendent in western Wisconsin was arrested Thursday on federal charges of sex trafficking of a minor and production of child pornography.
Miao Lin Accused Of Sex Trafficking At St. Paul Hotel A Chinese national is accused of human trafficking in the Twin Cities.
‘Massage Boss’ Convicted Of Sex Trafficking In White Bear Lake And WoodburyA 52-year-old White Bear Lake woman -- nicknamed the "Massage Boss" -- has been found guilty on multiple sex trafficking-related charges.
Convicted Pimp Charged With Sex Trafficking Another VictimA Saint Paul man has been charged with two counts relating to sex trafficking at hotels in Woodbury and Oakdale.
St. Cloud Business Owner Feels Penalized By New Massage RegulationsOver the summer, the city of St. Cloud agreed to tighten licensing requirements to stop sex trafficking. There will be more background checks for therapists, more inspections for businesses and ultimately more fees to pay.
Charges: Minneapolis Man Raped Woman, Threatened Her With NarcanA Minneapolis man accused of sexually assaulting a woman and threatening her with a syringe of Narcan, a medication used to combat opioid overdoses, has been charged with criminal sexual conduct.
2 Duluth Men Sentenced To Prison For Sex Trafficking 15-Year-Old GirlTwo Duluth men learned they will serve years behind bars after sex trafficking a 15-year-old girl.
St. Cloud Tightens Massage Regulations In Fight Against Sex TraffickingCities are tweaking their massage regulations to cut down on the problem of human sex trafficking – and St. Cloud is the latest to take those steps.
Minnesota Man Charged In Iowa In Child Sex Trafficking CaseAuthorities say a 50-year-old registered sex offender in Minnesota faces federal charges after being accused of traveling to Iowa to have sex with minors.
Man Charged With Sex Trafficking While Incarcerated In County JailDaniel David Ellington of Brooklyn Park was charged with four counts relating to sex trafficking at hotels in Woodbury and Brooklyn Center, the Washington County Attorney's Office said Thursday.