Thursday, June 13, 2013

Drs. Chamard and Lepage to assist Salvation Army in human trafficking research

Dr. Sharon Chamard and Dr. Cory Lepage, Justice faculty, will be assisting the human trafficking roundtable initiated by The Salvation Army - Alaska Division with research on the level and type of human trafficking in Alaska. The roundtable group includes representatives from victim service providers, law enforcement, and government agencies.

The roundtable is  reviewing the recommendations from the Final Report of the State of Alaska Task Force on the Crimes of Human Trafficking Promoting Prostitution and Sex Trafficking and those from the past NGO Working Group on Sex Trafficking in Alaska.