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Legislation aims to stop human trafficking in Mich.
LANSING, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - New legislation introduced by two Michigan state senators aims to crack down on human trafficking.
Thursday Senators Rebekah Warran and Judy Emmons unveiled an 18-bill package that would help law enforcement agencies put a stop to the abuse, raise public awareness and provide support for victims.
Human trafficking is the fastest growing criminal industry in the world.
In Michigan alone nearly 150 girls under the age of 18 are sold into a human trafficking ring every month.