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  NCJ Number: NCJ 215248     Find in a Library
  Title: Federal Prosecution of Human Trafficking, 2001-2005
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Author(s): Mark Motivans ; Tracey Kyckelhahn
  Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Date Published: 10/2006
  Page Count: 2
  Series: BJS Crime Data Briefs
  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
  Main Term(s): Federal courts
  Index Term(s): Federal law violations ; Black market ; Smuggling/Trafficking ; Court statistics ; Crimes against persons ; Victimization ; Human rights violations ; Prostitution across international borders
  Sale Source: Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
  Type: Statistics
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
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