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NCJ Number: NCJ 215248     Find in a Library
Title: Federal Prosecution of Human Trafficking, 2001-2005
Series: BJS Crime Data Briefs
Author(s): Mark Motivans ; Tracey Kyckelhahn
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 10/2006
Page Count: 2
Sale Source: Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: Text PDF 
Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
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
   
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