Eastern Shore
Human Trafficking
Task Force

Moving forward to combat this evil together

HUMAN TRAFFICKING IS A GROWING CONCERN
FOR OUR NATION,
THE STATE OF MARYLAND,
AND THE EASTERN SHORE.

033Mission Statement

The MISSION of the Eastern Shore Human Trafficking Task Force is to prevent and combat human trafficking (sex and labor exploitation) by encouraging, supporting and promoting public awareness and action within specific communities and counties throughout Maryland’s eastern shore.

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A Definition of Human Trafficking

Human trafficking is inducing children and adults to perform labor or services through force, fraud, or coercion. Human trafficking is inducing minors (under the age of 18) into commercial sex; or adults aged 18 and over into commercial sex via force, fraud, or coercion.

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service Briefing – July 12, 2017

The University Of Baltimore School of Law via its Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service will be providing free legal representation to post-conviction survivors on the Eastern Shore. To give you, or a representative, an opportunity to learn about this service, the Eastern Shore Human Trafficking Task Force invites you to a luncheon meeting on July 12, 2017, in the Parish Hall, Christ Church 111 S. Harrison Street, Easton, beginning at noon. 

Additional information about this event can be found here. To help us plan for this meeting please let us know by July 1 if you or someone else will be representing your organization.

Additional information about the Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service can be found here  and here.

If you have any questions or to let us know about your attendance, please send us a note via our Contact Form.  There will be no cost for lunch.

BREAKING: Google is a Mainstream Supporter of Sex Traffickers – May 18, 2017

See also the report about : “How Google’s Backing of Backpage Protects Child Sex Trafficking.” Click here.

This report was released on May 17th, 2017 by Consumer Watchdog, Faith and Freedom
Coalition, Trafficking America Taskforce, DeliverFund, and The Rebecca Project

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HUMAN TRAFFICKING

IS NOW THE 2ND

HIGHESTGROSSING

CRIMINAL ENTERPRISE

IN THE UNITED STATES