Traffickers are constantly evolving their business model to maximize profit. In 2020, NCMEC’s Child Sex Trafficking Team (CSTT) provided analytical support on over 17,000 reports. CSTT has seen a significant growth in traffickers leveraging various online platforms to advertise and sell children under their control. Though the use of case studies, this presentation will focus on analytical resources available to support local, state, and federal law enforcement to assist in the location and recovery of child sex trafficking victims.
Learn to identify digital imagery and language used by traffickers in social media
Learn how traffickers are leveraging various online platforms to sell children and maximize their profits
Learn the myriad of ways the CSTT can assist in Child Sex Trafficking investigations