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.
St. Cloud Man Gets 20 Years For Sex Trafficking ChargesA 25-year-old man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for multiple sex trafficking and prostitution promotion charges involving two women, including a juvenile.
2 Duluth Men Convicted For Sex Trafficking 15-Year-Old GirlTwo Duluth men, ages 44 and 33, have been convicted for the sexual trafficking and sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl.
St. Paul Federal Jury Convicts 36 In Thai Sex Trafficking RingA federal jury in St. Paul convicted 36 people for their roles in an international sex trafficking organization Wednesday. Prosecutors say the criminal enterprise trafficked hundreds of Thai women for sex across the United States, including Minneapolis.