Teach your children this life saving hand signal. If they feel they are in trouble and cant tell someone, this is the sign for "HELP"!
It's up to us to educate them. Thank you
Top Statistics of Sex Trafficking/ Exploitation*
• 1 in 10 children are sexually abused.
• Many of the survivors report sexual abuse beginning between 3-4 years old
• 2 million children are sold each year through sex trafficking
• Child sex trafficking has been reported in all 50 states
• Statistically, the average age of children running away and entering into sex trafficking is 15-17 years old.
• Within 48 hours of running away, 1 out of 3 children are solicited for sex
• Victims can be sold 15-40 times every 24 hours
• Pornography gets more visitors each month than Netflix, Amazon and Twitter combined
• 1 in 9 children receive online sexual solicitation
• Sex Trafficking is a $99 billion dollar industry
• Chicago is in the top five cities in the nation for sex trafficking
• Milwaukee has been deemed the “Harvard for Pimps”
• Reported cases in all 72 counties in Wisconsin
• As of April 8, 2021 - Wisconsin and surrounding states had 40.3 million reported cases.
If you see or suspect something....
Say or do something, It could save life!
NATIONAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING HOTLINE
FOR HELP or HAVE A TIP
1-888-373-7888 or Text 233733