Sex Trafficking in Indian Country Update


A project blog dedicated to providing a central location for the latest media, news articles, training information, funding and policy updates related to sex trafficking in Indian country.

January 25, 2016

Synopsis: News article on a recent report studying the application of trafficking law.



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January 22, 2016

Synopsis: This FY 2016 Improving Criminal Justice Responses Program is designed to encourage partnerships between state, local, and tribal governments, courts, victim service providers, coalitions and rape crisis centers, to ensure that sexual assault, domestic violenc...

Synopsis: An article discussing the increase in the number of murdered and missing Native American women in the Midwest linked to problem of sex trafficking.


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January 19, 2016

Synopsis: "This announcement governs the proposed award of formula grants under the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA) to Native American Tribes (including Alaska Native Villages) and Tribal organizations. The purpose of these grants is to assist Tribe...

January 19, 2016

Synopsis: "This glossary was developed to standardize and create more ease in discussing a range of topics associated with investigating and prosecuting sexual assault and domestic violence."

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January 15, 2016

Synopsis: The Capacity Building Center for States has recently added a webpage dedicated to explaining new federal laws related to Sex Trafficking, Children, and Title IV-E.  Resources Include:


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